Division Installs Water Purifying System for Civilians
:: 2011-06-21 13:00:30 Hours]
Fulfilling a long-felt requirement, a water purifying machine was
installed for the use of villagers of Selvapuram in Kopay area recently.
The project became a reality with initiative of General Officer
Commanding (GOC) 51 Division Major General Janaka Walgama who declared
open it on 15.06.2011.
water is a main factor that causes illnesses among people. As a
measure to minimize water-borne diseases in the area, Water Missions
Organization in Colombo donated the machine to 51 Division of Security
Forces – Jaffna.
machine to the worth of Rs. 2.5 million was installed at the 51
Division Headquarters considering maintenance requirements for the
long life of the system. An outlet was fixed for the use of civilians.
troops serving under the 51 Division held a Poson dansala
and distributed lunch to civilians.