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513 Brigade Organizes New Year Festival at Sittnakerny

[2013-04-24 11:27:56]

Security Forces – Jaffna (SF-J) this year too organized New Year festivals for civilians at Division and Brigade level on directives of the Commander SF-J Major General Mahinda Hathurudinghe. According to this programme, the 513 Brigade at Uduvil organized a New Year festival at Sittankerny Vaddu Hindu College on 21st April from 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

Bicycle race and crowning of the New Year Princess were the most attractive events of the day. Out of 40 cyclists, N. Thinestan won the first prize of the cycle race and A. Anushiya was crowned the New Year Princess.

A large number of villagers took part in all traditional Sinhala and Hindu New Year sports during the day. The 513 organized this festival for the third consecutive time.

“Nestomalt” sponsored the Sittankerny New Year festival. Rev. Prashanthan kurukkal, Rev. Fr. S.C. Arnold, Commander 513 Brigade Brigadier Priyantha Perera, Divisional Secretaries, officials of the Nestle Company and the Bank of Ceylon were present to witness the event.


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