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Troops Pocket Out Own Money to Buy Books for Kids

Troops attached to 10 Sri Lanka National Guard (10 SLNG) at Sambavalai under Security Forces Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) bought school books and educational accessories for kids at two pre schools in Ketpeli and Palavi in connection with International Children’s Day.

A total of 48 kids learning at Ketpeli Ambal pre-school and Palavi Kalaivanai pre-school were the beneficiaries of this donation made by troops using their own money. Before the donation was made, those troops cleaned the furniture and building wings, connected to the pre-schools and play area.

Commanding Officer 10 SLNG Major J.D.U.T. Kumara, officers and other ranks of the Battalion attended the ceremony organized to distribute school items.