The latest Abimansala 3 wellness resort will be ceremonially opened by President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Pangolla, Kurunegala tomorrow (April 25), for dependent War Heroes of the North Western Province who served the country during the war against terrorism.
The Abimansala 3 at Pangolla, Kurunegala lying in a landmass of 10 acres is to house 50 more dependent War Heroes, resident in the North Western Province for lifetime care and rehabilitation. The location, rich with bio-diversity and facing the Pathalagoda Lake, bordering the banks of Deduru Oya, provides a soothing and panoramic view that brings mental peace and solace to the inmates.
Abimansala 3, well-equipped with all therapeutic needs for dependent War Heroes is to be manned 24 hours with medical facilities on hand. A mini hospital, physiotherapy unit, swimming pool, gymnasium, Ayurvedic centre, hydrotherapy unit, recreation centre, entertainment hall and facilities for family members including short-term visits, are among the major features in this complex.
The first wellness resort was established in Anuradhapura in 2011 and the second in Kamburupitiya in 2012. The Abimansala wellness resort is a concept to house the dependent War Heroes. These wellness resorts will be set up to house dependent War Heroes in other provinces as well.