23rd May 2020 10:04:42 Hours
22 Division organized a Blood Donation Campaign at the 6 SLAC in 223 Bde AOR on 21 (Thursday) in order to donate blood to the blood bank of District General Hospital Trincomalee, in response to a request made by Dr MF Zeena Zanooz Consultant Transfusion Physician of Regional Blood Centre – Trincomalee.
This meritorious project was organized under the supervision of Major General CD Weerasooriya RWP RSP ndu, General Officer Commanding - 22 Division considering the urgent requirement of blood banks due to the current situation of the country.
01 x Officers and 50 x Other Ranks belong to HQ 223 Bde and under command Bn 6 SLAC was volunteered to donate blood for the welfare of patients.
The Director of District General Hospital Trincomalee together with his Staff thanked the Sri Lanka Army for their generosity.
Comd 223 Bde - Brig WANS Perera USP, CO 6 SLAC - Lt Col RHA Hennadi RSP USP also participated at this occasion and photographs taken during the programme are fwd herewith for your info and onward action please.