more workshop on oral hygiene and a dental clinic organized by
the 521 Brigade for schoolchildren was held on 06th June at Thumpalai
Sivaprakash school in Point Pedro. In support of Civil-Military
Coordination (CIMIC) projects to improve health and sanitation
of students of Jaffna, this programme was organized with coordination
of Manthikai hospital and Mobile Dental Service Unit.
Out of over
378 students, 72 were given treatments for their dental problems
during the clinic by the team of doctors.
of Manthikai Base hospital, Miss M.G.S. Natheeka of Public Health
Services office and their staff members cooperated with the Brigade
Civil Affairs Office to conduct the programme.