Sri Lanka Army

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‘Reconciliation Cultural Show’ Staged at Independence Square

To coincide with the National War Heroes’ commemorative day on Wednesday (May 18), a cultural show, depicting the span of Sri Lanka’s reconciliatory moves, history, replete with spirits of harmony, co-existence, patriotism, gallantry, dedication, commitment and brotherhood went on the boards at the Colombo 07 Independence Square.

The colourful spectacle was staged in the presence of a large gathering, attended by Ministers A.H.M Fowzie, Mahinda Amaraweera, Secretary Defence, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army, Commander of the Navy, Commander of the Air Force, Mrs Anoma Fonseka, Chairperson, Ranaviru Seva Authority and a host of other distinguished invitees including foreign envoys, retired past Commanders and retired senior tri-service officers and their spouses.