13th May 2022 11:15:08 Hours
Toys are synonymous with childhood. They give children a reason to smile and to express themselves as well as to learn, while also bringing excitement to them. In order to make it a reality, 66 Infantry Division organized another community welfare project to distribute Toy packs for 8 Kindergartens in general area Mukkampan and Akkarayankulam on 27 April 2022. The gifts were donated by the Singer Sri Lanka Pvt Ltd, a personal contact of the General Officer Commanding 66 Infantry Division Maj Gen Lasantha Rodrigo with the intent of giving the children of lower socioeconomic families a healthy and happy childhood. Further the GOC graced the events as Chief Guest, organized by the troops of 20 SLLI and 20 (V) VIR Under 662 Inf Bde.
Senior officers of the 66 Infantry Division, Commanding Officers of Under Command Battalions, Teachers and the parents also participated for the event adhering to strict health guidelines.