Celebrations Begin in Jaffna
[Updated :: 2010-12-18
To celebrate oncoming Christmas 2010, 523 Brigade in Nunavil and
524 Brigade in Point Pedro organized Christmas Carols for Tamil
Catholics residing in respective areas this week.
Choirs of Kadol Uyana Church in Negambo, Church of Nunavil and Church
of Chavakachcheri sang Christmas songs while dancing teams of Nunavil
Church and Kaithady Salvation Army presented performances on the
occasion. During the function held at the church of American Mission
at Nunavil on 15th December, Army distributed parcels of Christmas
gifts among small children and school students.
Meanwhile, Carols organized by the 524 Brigade at Kaddaveli Methodist
Church on 12th December was attended by a large crowd of Catholics
and non Catholics in the area. One hundred students who were present
received a donation of school items during the same function.
Catholic priests, Commanders of the two Brigades, Unit commanders
and large crowds of civilians witnessed these religious events.