14th October 2020 11:07:02 Hours
Troops of the 8 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) under command to the 611 Brigade and the 61 Division of the Security Force HQ-West on 2 October conducted a donation of school accessories, bought from their generosity, considering economic constraints prevailing among families.
65 students of needy families in Dampelgoda Maha Vidyalaya in Kegalle received school bags and stationery packs under this arrangement.
Brigadier Janaka Udaowita, 611 Brigade Commander, Lieutenant Colonel K. Athukorala, Commanding Officer, 8 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment, few Officers and Other Ranks attended the donation worth more than one lakh.
Major General Chula Abeynayake, Commander, Security Forces - West and Major General Sanjaya Wanasingha, General Officer Commanding, 61 Division gave their blessings and necessary directions for its conduct.