Sri Lanka Army

Defender of the Nation

16th May 2024 17:54:45 Hours

Cornerstone Laid for One More New House for another Needy Family

The foundation stone laying for construction of one more new house for a needy family living in Seruwila was held on 12 May 2024 during a simple ceremony.

This programme was organized by the troops of 9 Vijayabahu infantry Regiment (9 VIR) on the instructions and supervision of Commander, 222 Infantry Brigade. Dr. Pooja Shakoor living in the USA coordinated by Venerable Aludeniye Subhodi thero the chief incumbant of Seruwila Raja MahaViharaya, made financial sponsorship for those constructions, to be done by 9 VIR troops.

The General Officer Commanding of 22 Infantry Division, Major General P.A.M Peiris RSP USP psc graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. The Commanding Officer of 9 VIR, Officers, Other Ranks and the beneficiary were present during the inaugural ceremony.