encourage sports skills of the youths in Jaffna and to strengthen
Civil Military Coordination (CIMIC) between the Army and the civilians
in Jaffna, Civil Affairs Office of the 513 Brigade of Uduvil organized
a soft ball cricket tournament recently.
sports clubs in the Brigade area participated in the tournament
and the players of Sri Camachchi Sports Club won the trophy. Vaddu
Stars SC and Kalavaturai SC respectively won the second and the
third places at the finals held at Vaddu Hindu College ground on
11th March 2012.
Winners were awarded with the trophy, a prize of Rs. 7500/= and
a pack of sports items. The second and the third teams also received
trophies, financial prizes and packs of sports items while all Sports
Clubs that participated in the tournament were gifted sports items.
People’s Bank of Chankanai and Tokyo Cement Company assisted the
Army to organize the tournament. General Officer Commanding 51 Division
Brig. Piyal Wickrmarathne, Commander 513 Brigade Brig. Pradeep Silva,
senior Army Officers, senior citizens and cricket fans in the area
witnessed the final match.