The frist ever’ was gifted by Rotary Hill club of Kandy in assocation with Rotary Club of Finlay, Autratlia to the Provincial Ministtry of Health in Kandy.
The first tanks were handed over the Provincial Director of Helath Dr.Nihal Weerasooriya by the Presdient of the Rotary Hill Club of Kandy Dr. Tissa Seneviratne.at a simple ceremony at the Provincial Health Office on Sanahraja Mawatha, Kandy.
The adviser to the club Saman Gunawardene said addressin thos present said that the request for thse Oxygen Concentrationtanks came from the Direcor of Heath Service office in Kandy and they immieidately contacted Finlay club in Austration and the esponse was excellent that they had recived eight such tabks and thse woud be disributed to remore Hospitals with basse necesdities for the use of the Hospital for their patients.
These concetrtion tanks draws Oxygen from the enviroment and then to the patients.
Among those present were Medical Officre Dr.Nayana Past Prsidents Chaminda Abeykoon and Ms.Mano Basnayake Assistant Secretsry B.Wagiswera and Treasurer Sisira Wijesinghe.
The Presdient of the Rotary Hill club in Kandy Dr.Tissa Seneviratne hands over the Oxygen Canisters to the Direcor of Health Servies in Kandy Dr. Nihal Weerasooriya