Grade 5 Scholarship Winners Awarded
:: 2011-09-22 12:18:39 Hours]
of national level achievement of Jaffna Grade 5 students who scored
higher marks at this year’s scholarship examination, Security Forces
Jaffna (SF-J) organized a function to award them on Monday (19).
With auspices of Commander Security Forces – Jaffna Major General
Mahinda Hathurusinghe, the ceremony was organized by the 11th Battalion
of Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (11 VIR) at their Headquarters in
As an encouragement, one hundred of such students who were successful
in the examination were given parcels of books, each to the value
of about Rs. 1000/= during the ceremony. Students shared a happy
moment with Commander 522 Brigade Brigadier Athula Silva, Commander
11 VIR Lieutenant Colonel Kemaratne and other soldiers who were
Hindu and Christian priests, teachers and parents of the students
also attended the event.