09th October 2019 11:01:29 Hours
In view of uplifting the living standard of people in Bogaswewa, Selallihinigama, Kokeliya and Nandimithragama areas, troops of 56 Division under the guidance of General Officer Commanding 56 Division Major General H P Senavirathne VSV USP ndu organised a programme of distributing jack fruit saplings on 3 and 4 October 2019 at the Headquarters 56 Division and Community Centre in Nanditmithragama.
The programme was sponsored by ‘Hadabima Authority’ with the direction of its Chairman Mr Salinda Sagara.
Over 2000 saplings packets of compost were distributed among civilians. Continuing such donations, ‘Hadabima Authority’ has planned to distribute one million saplings all over the country.
General Officer Commanding 56 Division Major General H P Senavirathne VSV USP ndu, the Chairman of Mr Salinda Sagara, the Executive Director Mr Chamonda Ekanayake along with some representatives from ‘Hadabima Authority’ participated in the event.
The Commander 563 Brigade, Commanding Officers of under command battalions, Senior Officers, Officers, Other Ranks and large number of civilians were present at the occasion.