100 crutches and 10 active wheelchairs were distributed to differently abled tri forces soldiers in
an event held under the patronage of the Secretary to the Ministry
of Defence Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi at the ministry premises
today (10th April 2017).
Media Secretary to the HE the
President Mr. Rakitha Rajapakshe (Attorney-at-Law) made the financial contribution for
the noble project through his salary, which he received as the
Media Secretary to HE the President appointment.
Secretary Hettiarachchi together with
Additional Secretary (Defence) Mr. RMS Sarath Kumara,tri forces
commanders and Presidential Coordinating Secretary Mr. Palitha
Pelpola gave away the medical equipment at the event.
Military Liaison Officer of the MoD
Brig DAR Ranawaka, tri forces officers and differently abled
beneficiaries were also present at the occasion.