children from 105 low income families in 521 Brigade area of Point
Pedro received pairs of school shoes as a donation from the Army
recently. With guidance of Commander 521 Brigade Lieutenant Colonel
Tikiri Dissanayake, troops of 16th Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment
(16 VIR) and 19th Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (19 SLSR) organized
A simple ceremony was held at J / Velvei Sivaguru Vidyalaya last
week to give away those pairs of shoes.
Commander 521 Brigade Lt. Col. Tikiri Dissanayake, Commanding
Officer 16 VIR Lt. Col. Janith Bandara. Commanding Officer 19
SLSR Lt. Col Sujeewa Buddhadasa, teachers, parents and a distinguished
gathering were present at the function.