North Western Naval Command conducts a field health clinic

As part of the Navy’s Community Development Project, the North Western Naval Command conducted a field health clinic at Savariyapuram in the Mannar District on 30th August 2014 under the patronage of Commander North Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva.

Over 230 patients including children and adults benefited from the clinic conducted to improve the health standards of Tamil and Muslim families in Savariyapuram, Puthukkuddirrpu, Chilawathurai and Arippu. Treatments were given to communicable and non-communicable diseases, child health as well as old age health problems. Medicine and nutritional supplements were provided free of charge by Inter Pharma Pharmaceuticals, Thriposha Lanka (Ltd) and Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals (Ltd).