Brings Happiness to Students at Nufields School for Deaf & Blind
:: 2011-05-26 18:35:10
Dansala and Vesak decorations at many places in Jaffna
were among various Vesak programmes organized by the Security Forces
Headquarters - Jaffna (SF-J) to mark the 2600 Sri Sambuddhathwa
Troops of the 523 Brigade celebrated Vesak in a different way spending
two days with students of the “Nufields School for Deaf and Blind”
at Kaithady on 18th and 19th May. The school premises was completely
cleaned by the soldiers the first day and a friendly cricket match
was organized between the students and soldiers the following day.
General Officer Commanding 52 Division Brig. Annura Sudhasinghe
gave away prizes to students. Lunch had been arranged by the Army
for 275 including all students, teachers and members of minor staff
of the Nufields school.
par with the main programmes at the Headquarters SF-J and the Jaffna
town, 52 Division of Varani distributed more than 1000 lunch parcels
to civilians on 17th May at their Dansala put up in front of the
Tea and herbal drinks were offered to all passers by on the 18th
and 19th by the troops of the 52 Division at the same Dansala. Different
locations of the Kodikamam-Point Pedro main road were decorated
with Vesak lanterns and colorful electric bulbs.
Hundreds of civilians in the area enjoyed Vesak decorations created