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    'Viru Dana Gee Sara - 6' to bloom at Nelum Pokuna

    July 16, 2014

    'Viru Dana Gee Sara - 6' musical show organized by the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence to raise funds for the projects initiated for the welfare of war heroes and their families will be staged on 02nd August at "Nelum Pokuna" Mahinda Rajapaksa Theater in Colombo.

    Renowned artists from the Sri Lankan music industry and dancing groups will perform at the Musical Show.


    The first ticket of the musical show was bought by the Chairperson of the Ministry of Defence Seva Vanitha Unit (SVU) Mrs. Ioma Rajapaksa at a function held at Seva Vanitha Office premises on Sunday (14).


    The Ministry of Defence has launched many projects for the benefit of security forces personnel and the 'Api Wenuwen Api' housing project which aims at uplifting the living standards of war heroes and their families has assisted many to build their own houses. This project is being carried out under the guidance and close supervision of Secretary Defence Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Mrs. Ioma Rajapaksa


    Each house is estimated to be over rupees 4.5 million in value and comprises of all modern amenities. In parallel to building houses for war heroes, basic infrastructure facilities such as paving of roads, supply of electricity, water, sanitation and upgrading the other facilities of the area are also being carried out.


    In addition to providing houses for war heroes, the SVU of MoD provides interest free housing loans, medical assistance, handing over of three wheelers to disabled war heroes, distribution of wheel chairs, scholarships for children of war heroes and donations to the military hospital. War heroes who have partly built their houses with financial difficulties will also be assisted by the SVU of MoD to complete their houses.


    Vice president of MoD SVU Mrs. Indu Rathnayake and the members of the MoD Seva Vanitha Unit were present at the occasion.(MOD/KH)


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