Foreign Cadet Delegation visits Ministry
A delegation of foreign cadets from SAARC countries
visited the Ministry, today (20th October). The delegation included 15
officers and 60 cadets from Bangladesh India, Maldives, Nepal and
During the visit, the delegation met the Secretary to
the State Ministry of Defence, Mr. Sunil Samaraweera. During the
interaction a discussion was held between the delegation and the State
Secretary. Mementoes were also exchanged during the occasion.
The foreign cadet delegation had arrived to the
country as a part of the youth exchange programme of the National Cadet
Corps. They also took part in the annual Hermann Loos Trophy camp at the
NCC Training Centre in Rantambe, yesterday.
Senior Ministry officials including Additional
Secretary (Defence) Mr. RMS Sarath Kumara and Director of the NCC Major
General AKP Wickramasinghe were also present at the occasion.