another community welfare project under the Civil Military Coordination
(CIMIC) programmes being carried out by the Security Forces -
Jaffna (SF-J), 522 Brigade at Mirusuvil organized a donation of
school items and uniforms for needy children with lavish financial
support of a few generous personalities in the South.
of the Commander 522 Brigade Brigadier Athula Silva, proprietor
of the Diddeniya Estates Mr. Gsmini Jayasooriya, Mrs. Gamini Jayasooriya
and Mrs. Soma Welikala spent over Rs. 1.5 million to purchase
school bags, books, uniforms for school children and toys and
readymade garments for small kids in the area. Children from 389
families living in the 522 Brigade area received donations from
the hand of 522 Brigade Commander, Mr. and Mrs. Jayasooriya and
their family members and Mrs. Welikala during a ceremony organized
by the 522 Brigade at Usan Ramanathan Maha Vidyalaya on 21st August.
Catholic priests, principals, school teachers, students and parents
participated in the ceremony.