Brigade Organizes Mobile Dental Clinic for Students
[Updated :: 2011-02-25
In coordination with the mobile medical unit of the Jaffna Teaching
Hospital, 521 Brigade of Point Pedro organized a dental clinic at
Kudaththanai government school for school students on Tuesday 22nd
During the clinic conducted by Dr. Kumaran and Dr. Sairuf of Manthikai
hospital, lectures were conducted to educate students on oral and
dental health. The two dental surgeons were assisted by members
of Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps and Manthikai hospital nursing staff.
A stock of toothbrushes and toothpastes was distributed among the
students at the end of the clinic. The donation was arranged by
the Civil Affairs office of 521 Brigade.
Hindu priests, Commander 521 Brigade Lieutenant Colonel Tikiri Dissanayake,
teachers, parents, officers and other ranks of the Brigade were
present on the occasion.