Jaffna District Branch of the Sri Lanka Scout Association distributed food provisions and medicines to 50 scouts and leaders whose families were affected by the Covid 19 pandemic lockdown situation in the country on Friday 22 May 2020 at Jaffna Scout Headquarters.
The Sri Lanka Scouts Care project is being implemented in 10 Scout Districts by the Sri Lanka Scout Association under the Scouts Emergency Fund to Covid 19 funded by the World Organisation of the Scout Movement.
Mr. R. Thavagopal – District Commissioner, Mr. R. Ilangovan – Chairman of the Executive Committee, Mr S. Thevaranjan Former DC, ADCs and Scout Officials of the District were present at the event.
Scouts from the following schools received the relief goods :
Jaffna Central College, Senguntha Hindu College, Columbuthurai Hindu Maha Vidyalayam, St. Mary’s Vidyalayam, Nainathivu Maha Vidyalayam. Vaitheeswara College, Ganesha Vidyalayam, Periyapulam Maha Vidyalayam, Nallur South Sri Vigneswara Vidyalayam, Jaffna District Rover Crew.
Mr. A. Rajeevan ADC (Admin.) Coordinated the event.