Saturday, January 17, 2009

Sri Lankan expatriates donate 25 wheelchairs for disabled war heroes

(Defence.lk)(By: Senaka Senaviratne) On invitation from Lt Col Chula Abeynayake and information provided by Maj. D.C.W.K. Kulatunga, both from the Gemunu watch of the Sri Lanka Army, patriotic Sri Lankans living in New York, New Jersey and Washington DC areas in the United States of America recently made a donation of 25 wheelchairs and few walking aids to the Regimental Headquarters of the Gemunu watch of Sri Lanka Army.

Donation was handed over to the Commanding officer of the Regimental Headquarters of the Gemunu watch, Lt Col D.M.S. Bandara on Wednesday January 14th 2009 in a simple ceremony held in Kuruwita, in the presence of many disabled soldiers. Full Text