of Students Attend Dental Clinic of 521 Brigade [Updated
:: 2011-09-14 12:40:28 Hours]
Affairs Office of the 521 Brigade of Point Pedro recently organized
an educational programme on dental health and a dental clinic for
schoolchildren and teachers in Point Pedro area.
On directives of the Commander 521 Brigade Lieutenant Colonel Tikiri
Dissanayake, Civil Affairs Officer of the Brigade Major Nanda Kumara
coordinated the programme with the Mobile Medical Unit of the office
of Regional Director of Health Services Jaffna.
Seventy six students and seven teachers were treated at the clinic
while over one hundred students and teachers attended the awareness
seminar held at Valvai Magaliyar Maha Vidyalaya in Valvettithurai
on Tuesday (13).
Dental Surgeon of the Teaching hospital Jaffna Dr. Sirinivasan,
Dental Surgeon of Manthikai hospital Dr. Senthilkumaran and medial
staff members of the Manthikai hospital gave their fullest support
to make the programme a success.