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Troops Destroy Mosquito Breeding Spots Inside the School in Kilinochchi

In the wake of monsoon rains and rise in Dengue epidemic, 11 Gajaba Regiment (GR) troops of the 65 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) launched one more community-oriented welfare project and cleaned up Kariyalanagapadduvan Tamil Mixed school premises in Kilinochchi on Monday (6).

On the directions of the Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN), a group of thirty 11 GR soldiers volunteered to take part in the ‘Shramadana’ campaign, together with many parents and teachers of school students.

During the self-help project, soldiers and others collected garbage in the compound, cleaned up the drain system, destroyed mosquito breeding spots and restored waterways inside the compound. The project got underway on the directions of the 65 Division General Officer Commanding.