the dawn of Christmas in December 2012, Headquarters 51 Division
together with “Bridge of Hope”, a religious organization conducted
a Christmas festival for children at Selvapuram and Yogapuram
in Urumpirai on 22nd December.
festival held at Selvapuram Uthayasuriyan Community Centre, Army
distributed parcels of school items and shoes and other essentials,
each pack worth of Rs. 3500/=, to 120 students resident in those
two villages. All who took part in the event was treated with
snacks and tea by the 51 Division.
of Gospel for Asia-Lanka and Vice General of Believers Church
Colombo Rv. Fr. Lal Vanderwall, Rev. A. Arumainayagam of Believers
Church Jaffna, General Officer Commanding Brigadier Chandana Gunawardane,
Grama Niladhari Selvapuram Mr. Selvasanthiran, Army personnel
and villagers attended the function.