The Army that rescued people from floods is continuously engaged in their humanitarian mission.
The security forces as well as the Police were engaged in a commendable mission to rescue people who were affected due to floods. Although the floods have subsided the mission is continuing. Members of the Army have even offered their meals to the affected people with the blessings of the Army Commander Lt. Gen. Jagath Jayasuriya. The Army rescue team, relief team as well as the medical team extended maximum assistance. The Army was also engaged in protecting the bunds of the tanks, renovating the breached bund of the Mulli-wattuwan tank as well as repairing roads, bridges and culverts.