Written By NAFSO on Tuesday, June 02, 2020 | 8:41:00 AM
The youth group named” Waleipadu” which has been formed with the direction of Killinochchi District Fisheries Solidarity organized a campaign in order to clean the beach in Waleipadu, in Killinochchi district on 30 May, 2020. The authorities had not concerned the clearness and beauty of the environment of the costal belt. There were many used bottles and garbage around the beach but nobody had taken action to clear the beach. The youth group initiated with the coordination of Mr. Satheeswaram, District Coordinator of Killinochchi District Fisheries Solidarity to organize the campaign to clear the beach. Around 15 youth have participated in the event.
Jaffna District Fisheries Solidarity explores the various ways to support to the affected people due to the pandemic. They have coordinated Mr. Kandeepan, lawyer in Jaffna to support to the affected people. 25 packs of Dry-ration have been distributed with the coordination of the Lawyer to the people in Sellapuram on 27 May 2020. As well as, Mr. Imbanayagam, District Coordinator of Jaffna District Fisheries Solidarity organized an event with the financial assistance of Mr. Dornal and Family that live in Canada to provide day- ration to the affected people in the Yogapuram camp and Pulayam camp on 28 of May 2020 in Jaffna. They have distributed 25 dry-ration packs to the people. And , some dry-ration have also been provided to the people in the camp of Needawan and Puliadi in Jaffna.
Miss. Jeyachithra Tharmalingam is an animator of Jaffna District Fisheries Solidarity. They have taken the leadership to promote home garden among the members. This process has been accelerated within the pandemic situation because of the free time. Miss. . Jeyachithra Tharmalingam is an activist who visits the household and advises the members to develop the home garden. She did not limit of the role of giving advice to the members to develop home garden, she developed her own home garden by suing the free time of her. She has a developed home garden and she obtains crops from the garden.