Sri Lanka Army

Defender of the Nation

29th May 2024 13:18:35 Hours

Distribution of Maternity Needs in Higurakgoda by the 231 Infantry Brigade

With the sponsorship provided by Mrs. Udyani Munasinghe and her family, troops of the 231 Infantry Brigade distributed maternity needs to 50 pregnant women, 02 low-income families, and 05 midwives. The event took place at the ‘Pulathisi Tharuka Mandapaya’ theatre premises, Higurakgoda on 19 May 2024.

Major General W.P Kariyawasam, the General Officer Commanding of the 23 Infantry Division, graced the occasion as the chief guest. The community project, which aimed to support pregnant women and their families, also included a special lunch.

The donation program was launched under the supervision of Brigadier A.A.D.P Kulathilake USP ndc psc, Commander of the 231 Infantry Brigade. Senior Officers, Officers and Other Ranks participated in the event.