30th June 2020 14:00:10 Hours
Directorate of Army Welfare on the guidelines and instructions of the Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva has taken steps to get substantial discounts on raw materials, needed for construction of new houses of All Ranks in the Army.
Accordingly, * ‘Sanstha’ cement from Siam City Cement (Lanka) Ltd (14.42%), * Asbestos from Rhino Roofing Products Limited (17%), * electric accessories including switches, cables, sockets, bulbs, etc from Orange Electric Company (15 - 20%) and * suspending ceiling sheets, partitions, armour roofing, etc (8 - 16%) have been made available to Army personnel through the project, implemented by the Directorate of Army Welfare, headed by Brigadier Tikiri Dissanayake at the Army Headquarters.
Army personnel are able to proceed with purchase of these subsidized raw materials in coordination with the nearest Army Welfare Shops in Panagoda, Anuradhapura, Pallekele, Minneriya, Boossa, Ampara, Diyatalawa and the welfare shop coordinator at the Army Headquarters in Sri Jayawardenepura.
Contact No : 0114051237