52 Division Arranges Donation of Artificial Limbs to Disabled Civilians

2015_03_13_2Forty three disable civilians in the area of 52 Division of Security Force Jaffna were donated artificial legs in a community welfare project arranged by the Headquarters 52 Division of Mirisuvil.

The programme, a joint project of Rotary District 3300, Malaysia, Rotary Club of Capital City Sri Lanka, Colombo Friend In Need and Security Force Jaffna consisted of a few stages commenced on February 27th on which measurements were taken for artificial legs needed by selected beneficiaries. Later, limbs were manufactured at Headquarters 523 brigade for three days.

The ceremony to hand over and fix the limbs to 8 females and 35 males was organized by the Headquarters 52 Division at the Church of South India, Chavakachcheri on March 4th.

Catholic Priests, Doctors, Divisional Secretaries and senior army officers were present on the occasion.