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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2101

Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items

Jaffna, 30 December, (Asiantribune.com):

Vidya Foundations organized in remembrance of Late Vidya Sivaloganathan, a student from Pungudutivu Maha Vidyalayam, who was brutally murdered on 13 May 2015, has initiated number of social activities to promote education of school children, social awareness and reconciliation Island wide.

The main concern of the ‘Vidya’ foundation is to uplift the education standard of poor students in all over the Island.

“Vidya” Foundation founders, veteran actress Mrs. Swineetha Weerasinghe, Mr. Nandalal Malagoda, Mr. Mohan Shankar and Mrs. Wadani Shankar recently arranged a donation campaign to commemorate School student Vidya Sivaloganathan, who was a victim of reprehensible rape and murder.

The event was coordinated by Headquarters Security Force – Jaffna on the direction of Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi, Commander SF (J), to award scholarships and sports items for 10 deserving students of the Pungudathivu Maha Vidyalaya in Jaffna on 27 December 2017 at the HQ SF (J) auditorium.

In addition, 15 children from the needy widowed families in the Jaffna district were too provided with scholarships and “Suraksha Certificates” at the same event. This program was initiated by the Jaffna Security Forces Commander Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi.

Mrs. Swineetha Weerasinghe, a veteran Sinhala cinema and TV actress in Sri Lanka, Mr. Nandalal Malagoda, Senior Lecture University of Kelaniya, Mr. Mohan Shankar, Director Oman Lanka Pvt. Ltd, Mrs. Wadani Shankar, Director Peoples Care of Lanka Pvt. Ltd. Senior Military Officers, Students, Parents and Teachers of the Pungudathivu Maha Vidyalaya were present at the event.

- Asian Tribune -

Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
Vidya Foundation Awards Scholarships and Distribute School Items
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