11th October 2017 14:15:00 Hours
Jaffna-based 51 Division troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on account of the 68th Anniversary of the Army organized an eye clinic and a donation of spectacles for needy people in Selvapuram, Jaffna on Friday (6) at the Selvapuram church premises.
Major General Mervyn Perera, General Officer Commanding, 51 Division graced the inauguration as the Chief Guest. Mr. Laxman Abegunarathna, a donor from Colombo provided the financial assistance for the project.
A total of 118 civilians received medical consultations, eye-glasses and prescriptions for reading glasses during the event.
Several Military Officers, soldiers and civilians were present in the event.