Nov 25, 2017

Bicycles for students of Vidya’s school (pics)

Bicycles and school equipment was distributed among students of Punguduthivu Maha Vidyalaya, in commemoration of the Vidya Sivaloganathan, who was brutally raped and killed. Vidya’s 21st birth anniversary was marked today (25).

This event was organised by the Jaffna Security Force Headquarters. The school equipment and bicycles were distributed on a concept my actress Swineetha Weerasinghe.

Together with Swineetha, her husband who is a senior lecturer at the Kelaniya University Nandana Malagoda, the donor who provided the funds, Director of Oman Lanka Company Mohan Shankar and his wife Wadini Shankar participated in this event.

During this ceremony, 13 students were awarded bicycles, while all the other students received school equipment.

It was also decided to open a fund in Vidya’s name and operate it island wide, while ten students of her school are to receive scholarships each month.

The Commander of the Security Force Headquarters Jaffna Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi also participated.

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