Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

19th July 2021 14:35:13 Hours

Troops Build Pre-School Building for Navatkuli Kids in Jaffna

A pre - school building for kids at Navatkuli village, constructed by the troops under command to the 52 Division and 523 Brigade, was declared open by the Commander Security Forces-Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera on Friday (17).

This, much needed pre-school building for kids at Navatkuli village was made a reality upon the request made by their parents as a result of recent discussions, held between the Security Forces Commander and villagers during an official visit made to identify the villager’s plight. 52 Division troops undertook this noble task and completed the construction within a very short period of time after funds were allocated.

Required furniture for the building and stationery items for pre-school kids were also gifted by the Commander, Security Forces- Jaffna during the opening ceremony with those kids. Commencement of teaching sessions began for pre-school kids on the same occasion in line with the opening of the building adding glamour to this event.

General Officer Commanding, 52 Division, Brigade Commanders of 521, 522 and 533 Infantry Brigades, Senior Officers, Government Officials and troops of the Security Force Jaffna participated in this ceremony under strict health guidelines, stipulated by the Army Headquarters.