New building for tsunami destroyed school in Ninthavur
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 27 June 2006, 01:40 GMT]
Three storied building constructed at an estimated cost of about 25 million rupees for tsunami destroyed Ninthavur Al-Athan Vidiyalyam in the Amparai district by the Rotary Club of Nikaweratiya in association with the Rotary Club of Wariyapola was handed over to the Provincial Department of Education at an event held Sunday evening, sources in Amparai said.
Mr.K.R.Raveendran of Rotary International Trustee attended the event as the chief guest.
Mr.M.T.M.Nizam, Kalmunai Zonal Director of Education was the Guest of Honour, sources said.
Several Rotary Clubs in the United Kingdom (UK), United States of America
(USA) and Canada jointly funded the project. Past District Governor of the Rotary Club Mr.Lucky Peiris Dr.Ms Pushpalatha Loganathan, President of the Kalmunai Rotary Club and several leading Rotarians also participated in the event, sources said.
The new building complex comprises a Computer Block, Principal Quarters and other basic facilities.
Rotarian Raveendran said the Rotary Movement has helped for the reconstruction of twenty five schools in the country damaged and destroyed by tsunami.