milk cows which were saved from being slaughtered were brought
to Jaffna with intervention of Commander Security Forces Jaffna
(SF-J) Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe and handed over to
two poor families as a helping hand to boost their economy.
of about Rs. 160,000/= were brought from the South and were given
to Mr. Puthapullai Annamalai of Thirunelvely and Mr. Panchalingam
Chanthaseelan of Urelu by the Commander 511 Brigade Colonel Wijendra
Goonatilake on Saturday, October 30th.
Jaffna has earlier distributed a large number of milk cows among
poor families in its livelihood development project for needy
families in Jaffna. A group of Jaffna farmers were sent to Seepukulama
Government farm in Anuradhapura for training on cattle rearing
and animal husbandry.