Troops to build new house for deserving family
[August 13 2019]
Work on a new house for a needy civilian family in the
Wanni region, constructed under the Corporate Social Responsibility
Project of the Army commenced on Thursday (08 August). According to Army
media, the foundation laying ceremony for the proposed new house took
place last week at Mahasenpura in Urawa.
The house will be the eleventh to be built under the
CSR project of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W). The
underprivileged family of N.G Karunarathne living in the rural interior
village in Vavunia will be the beneficiariy of the new house proposed to
be constructed with financial support from an Australia based
A large number of families have benefitted from the
public welfare initiatives mooted by the troops with the intention to
uplift the living standards of the backward communities, especially in
the Northern region.
Senior Army and state officials and a large number of
civilians were present at the foundation laying ceremony for the new
house, last week.