Diplomats Commend SF-J Projects Initiated to Make Better Life for
[Updated :: 2010-06-28 15:00:44 Hours]
British Deputy High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Mr. Mark Gooding accompanied
by three more senior diplomatic officials of the British High Commission
in Colombo arrived in Jaffna Monday (28.06.2010) on a brief visit.
diplomat and his entourage were received at the Palaly airport by
Colonel General Staff Security Forces Headquarters-Jaffna (SF-J)
Lieutenant Colonel W.M.G.C.S.B. Wijayasundara.
their arrival to the Northern Military Headquarters, Brigadier General
Staff SF-(J) Brigadier B.C.J.A.F. Rodrigo, representing the Commander
SF-(J), welcomed them and had a brief discussion on matters pertaining
to their visit.
the meeting, the visiting British envoy was edified on housing and
various other projects initiated by SF-(J) to uplift economic, educational
and social standard of civilians in Jaffna.
During the stay in Jaffna, the Deputy High Commissioner and other
officials will study the environment for British investments in
Jaffna and explore feasibility to assist Internally Displaced Persons
(IDPs) by constructing houses for them.