number of Army troops use the Railway service for administrative
requirements, the Security Force Headquarters Jaffna initiated
a project to improve the facilities at Kankesanthurai Railway
Station with a view to make it a model Railway Station. Accordingly
Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna arranged a programme to donate
some furniture and commodities to the Railway Station on 18 June
2019. The donations were sponsored by the Thalsevana Army Holiday
Resort upon the guidance of Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi,
Commander Security Force - Jaffna.
Accordingly, 12 Verandha Chairs, A Dressing Table, A Wall Mirror,
A Water Cooler, 3 Ceiling Fans, A Ceramic Basin, A Digital Clock,
Free Wifi Facility, Free Mobile Phone Battery Charging facility
and a number of portraits depicting important places in Jaffna
Peninsula were donated at the programme. Moreover, Thalsewana
Army Holiday Resort contributed to renovate the Toilet Facility
and Rest Room, and colour washed the Railway Station.
Mr. Ajith Palihakkara, accommodating a request by the Commander
Security Force - Jaffna, donated a 50" LED Television for
the use of passengers at the Railway Station.
The programme was conducted with the participation of Senior Army
Officers, Staff of the Thalsewana Army Holiday Resort and Staff
of the Kankesanthurei Railway Station.