Following patronage, extended by No 306A, 1 Colombo 4 Lions Club, 213 Brigade troops of the 21 Division renovated the Puleliya School Library and handed it over to the school authorities on Saturday (30).
Colonel K.A.W.S Rathnayake, 213 Brigade Commander took the initiative in this regard after its dilapidated condition was brought to the notice of the Army seeking assistance for its renovation.
At the invitation of the Principal, 213 Brigade Commander after donating a stock of new books opened the renovated building. Mr Sekara, President, No 306A, 1 Colombo 4 Lions Club has footed the cost of the renovation with the support of Lions in the organization.
Meanwhile, the same troops in another welfare project donated a stock of stationery and clothes to the children in the Salvatorian Convent in Neriyakulam GS Division. This project was also sponsored by the same Lions Club at the request of the 231 Brigade.