The opening of water purification plants setup at the Jaffna Univeristy premises took place under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. The machines have been setup to meet the drinking water needs of the undergraduates of the Jaffna University. The plants have been given on a request by the University students. Two more plants are to be fixed at the University premises in the future. The President who went to the University, exchanged views with the undergraduates.