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12th February 2016 22:17:48 Hours

SFHQ West Troops Contribute to Blood Donation Drive

Troops of the 583 Brigade in the 58 Division together with the troops of 4 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment organized a blood donation programme on the directions of the Security Force Headquarters West (SFHQ- West) at Bisowela Purana Temple in Galigamuwa on Thursday (11). 

The programme, launched with the approval of Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe, Commander, SFHQ-West and supervised by Major General K. C. Gunawardene, General Officer Commanding (GOC) 58 Division, together with Brigadier Randula Hathnagoda Commander, 583 Brigade was manned by the Blood Bank staff in Kegalle Hospital.

A large number of Buddhist priests and civilians joined with troops to donate blood during the campaign.