Dry rations for displaced people in Jaffna | Daily News

Dry rations for displaced people in Jaffna

The Security Force Headquarters in collaboration with the Supreme Master Ching Hai International Association (SMCHIA), made donations for the people who have been displaced due to adverse weather conditions in the Jaffna Peninsula.

The donation programme was organised by the General Officer Commanding 55 Division under the directions and guidance of the Commander Security Force – Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi on April 6, at Nelliadi Maha Vidyalaya and Iththavil Maha Vidyalaya in Jaffna.

Lawrence Fernando, Viduri Fernando, Sanjeewa Gunaratne and Meril Fernando of the SMCHIA contributed for the donations which benefited 385 families. Under the programme, each family received a dry rations pack and an electric rice cooker. The cost of the pack was approximately Rs. 7,000.

The Commander Security Force – Jaffna, General Officer Commanding 55 Division, Divisional Secretary of Point Pedro Alva Pillai Sri, donors, government officials, Army personnel and residents were also present.



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