Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

New Tube Wells to Provide Drinking Water to Kachchai and Navatkuli Civilians

Considering the humanitarian need for supply of drinking water to a section of the people in the Kachchai and Navatkuli, Jaffna, the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on the guidance of Major General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander, Security Forces – Jaffna (SF-J), installed two public tube wells close to a location in the Kachchai and Navatkuli with the funds of Mrs. Engineer Pubudu Zoysa.

The new tube wells, set up with the support of civilians and other community leaders are able to pump drinking water to many drought-hit families in and around the location.

They were recently commissioned during simple ceremonies attended by the Commanding Officer 4 VIR, officers, other rankers and a group of civilians.

Both tube wells cost Rs 70,000.00 and they were installed by the Pillaiyar Tube Well Construction Ltd.