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Lunch was served for the inmates of the Mayura Children's Home and Mayura Home For the Elders in Matugama on Monday during the travel restrictions under the patronage of Ports and Shipping Affairs Minister Rohitha Abeygunawardena. Picture by H.L Sunil Shantha, Kalutara Central Special Corr.

Batticaloa Catholic Diocese has taken steps to assist families badly hit by the COVID- 19. The residents have been resettled after Tsunami 2004 at Dutch Bar and Panichaiyadi /Thiraimadu in need of food. Here Rev. Fr. T. Lorene Loganathan, Parish Priest of St Ignatius Church, Dutch Bar, Kallady and the Parish Priest of Our Lady of All Nations’ Church, Panichaiyadi /Thiraimadu and Rev.Fr. Pius Prasanna handing provisions over to the needy families last week. Picture by Sivam Packiyanathan – Batticaloa

A large member of papaya growers in Mutur and Kaddaiparichan in the Trincomalee District have been severely affected since their entire papaya cultivations were blown off in the recent cyclone. The worst affected were Kadatkaraichenai, Kaddaiparichchaan and Mutur. They appeal to the relevant authorities to extend a helping hand. Picture by M.A.Phakurdeen, Addalaichenai Group Corr.