04th April 2021 13:43:34 Hours
With sponsorship, provided by the Buddhist Association of the People's Bank, the Security Force Headquarters-Wanni (SFHQ-W) on the guidelines given by Major General Hemantha Bandara, Commander, Security Forces-Wanni and Major General Nandana Dunuwila, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 56 Division gave away free packs of school accessories and reading books to 200 students learning at Madukanda National School on Monday (29).
To be in line with the Commander's conceptual guidance, 15 (V) SLSR and 17 (V) SLSR troops of the 562 Brigade in consultation with Grama Seva officials, school authorities and teachers selected the most needy and deserving students in the school and donated those relief packs, together with Chairman of the Buddhist Association and representatives of the Bank.
Brigadier Senaka Premawansa, 562 Brigade Commander with his troops organized the donation ceremony at the school premises with the support of the Principal and teachers.
Major General Hemantha Bandara, Commander Security Forces-Wanni graced the distribution ceremony during morning hours as the Chief Guest at the invitation of the Commander 562 Brigade,
The GOC 56 Division, Commander 562 Brigade, Senior Officers, Commanding Officers, Principal, Teachers, Officers and Other Ranks participated in the occasion.