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Kusal Mendis takes the forefront to help orphanages

The Papare 2020-04-03 20:40:57

Sri Lanka national cricketer Kusal Mendis was seen distributing daily essentials around Central Colombo today, helping them survive the adversities caused by the island-wide curfew which is imposed as a measure to fight the Covid-19 global pandemic.

Former national all-rounder and current manager and selector…

The packs of dry rations and daily household needs were given away to 2 elder’s homes and 1 children’s orphanage in Maradana and Slave Island on request by the Sri Lanka Police Special Task Force.

The donations are a contribution of 9 present and former cricketers while Mendis took the forefront in getting the donations done appropriately. The cricketers who contributed for the noble cause are as follows,

  • Mahela Jayawardene
  • Avishka Fernando
  • Sadeera Samarawickrama
  • Kumar Sangakkara
  • Angelo Mathews
  • Chamara Kapugedera
  • Dhammika Prasad
  • Kusal Mendis
  • Ron Chandraguptha