08th June 2022 02:06:17 Hours
With the coordination of Commanding Officer of 7th Battalion the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment, Maj I K G S N A Bandara RWP RSP USP, troops conducted a clinic and launched a donation programme to distribute essential items for pregnant mothers in Chavakachcheri area on 06 June 2022 at the Cultural Hall - Thennamarachchi.The clinic was held under the supervising of Dr. S Sudokumar of the office of MOH Chavakachcheri.
25 pregnant mothers were examined and necessary medications and nutrients were prescribed. The programme was organized under the guidance of the Commander 523 Infantry Brigade,Colonel KASK Siriwardana RWP RSP USP and the blessing of General Officer Commanding 52 Infantry Division, Major General HMU Herath RWP RSP USP psc hdmc .
Towards the end of the clinic, over 25 pregnant mothers of needy families were offered gift packs consisting of nutritious food varieties, baby items and sanitary packs with other essentials each to the value of Rs.12580. The programme culminated with refreshment for all attendees.
General Officer Commanding 52 Infantry Division, Maj Gen HMU Herath RWP RSP USP psc hdmcgraced the occasion as the chief guest together with Commander 523 Infantry Brigade, Col KASK Sriwardana RWP RSP USP , Commanding Officer 7th battalionthe Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment, Maj I K G S N A Bandara RWP RSP USP. Senior officers and Other Ranks too joined the community project.