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Scholarships handed to 500 needy students in Killinochchi, Mullaitheewu

500 needy students from Killinochchi and Mullaitheewu districts were handed scholarships under the patronage of the Mayuri Amman Welfare Society in collaboration with the Children and Women Welfare Ministry and Prime Minister’s Office at a simple ceremony held recently.

State Minister of Children and Women Welfare Vijayakala Maheshwaran and Northern Province Chief Minister Justice Wigneswaran were Chief Guests. Secretary to the Ministry of Women Affairs Chandrany Senaratne, Government Agent Suntharam Arumainayagam and others participated.