MoD organizes a religious observance in view of 2nd anniversary of
[Jan 08 2017]
The Defence Ministry staff organized a religious
observance in view of the 2nd anniversary of the President Maithripala
Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces at the Gangaramaya
Temple in Colombo today (8th Sunday, January 2016).
The religious observance was held coincide with the
"The dawn of three years in era of sustainability" programme and State
Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene attended the event as Chief
Secretary to Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena
Hettiarachchi and Secretary to the State Ministry of Defence Mr. APG
Kithsiri were also present at the occasion.
Chief Prelate of the Gangarama Temple, Most Venerable
Galaboda Gnanissara Thero presided over the religious observance.
Additional secretaries of the ministry, Chief of
Defence Staff, tri forces commanders, MoD staff and tri forces personnel
were present at the occasion.