stock of much needed furniture was donated by the Army to the
pre-school attached to Thachchanthoppu library in Navatkuly South
to mark the International Children’s Day on 1st October.
The donation of school desks and chairs was arranged by Lieutenant
Colonel Sampath Bulathgama, all officers and other ranks of the
18th Battalion Gemunu Watch (18 GW) serving under the 523 Brigade.
to which this pre-school is attached is regularly used by children
and adults in the area alike and the library has declared this
month as its “Reading Month”.