item packs worth of Rs.5,000.00 each were distributed among 25
children of low-income families living in welfare centres at Yogapuram
and Selvapuram in Jaffna District. Two benefactors, Mr Madawa
Manchanayake and Mr Thusitha Fernando participated alongside with
the 52 Division staff on 24 February 2018 to provide school items.
This event was conceptualised by the Commander, Security Force
- Jaffna, Major General Dharsana Hettiarrachchi and supervised
by the Brigade Commander, 521 Brigade. Colonel Sujeewa Hettiarachehi.
The programme was organised by the 22 Battalion of Sri Lanka National
Guard, under the leadership of the Commanding Officer, Major Lalith
Samarakoon. During the event, The General Officer Commanding 52
Division, Major General Laksiri Waduge graced the occasion as
the Chief Guest. Also, School Principals, Teachers, Parents and
other military representatives participated in the event.