‘Trail’ embarks on journey for life

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‘Trail – A journey by the living, for life’ – a 670 km walk organised by the Colours of Courage Trust and sponsored by MAS Holdings – kicked off on Friday morning from Dondra Head Lighthouse.  The walk, organised in a bid to raise funds to build a Cancer Ward at the Jaffna National Hospital, is expected to take 27 days to complete as participants walk from Dondra to Point Pedro.

Pictured are CEO of MAS Linea Aqua Sarinda Unamboowa (left) with MP Namal Rajapaksa and CEO of Mas Intimates and a Trustee of Colours of Courage Nathan Sivagananathan (right) at the kick-off ceremony on Friday. The idea was Unamboowa’s brainchild while the campaign was Sivagananathan’s