Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

03rd September 2018 18:00:09 Hours

224 Brigade Seventh Anniversary Marked

The seventh anniversary of the 224 Brigade Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E), was marked with a few special programmes on Saturday (25).

The day’s proceedings commenced with the 224 Brigade Commander, Colonel E.A.P Ediriweera, being accorded the Guard Turnout salute by Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) troops in accordance with military formalities.

Subsequently, the Commander 224 Brigade addressed the troops and requested them to commit to diverse projects, being carried out by the Army to strengthen the harmony and reconciliation among all ethnic groups in the area.

Then, Colonel E.A.P Ediriweera, together with Officers and Other Ranks of the Headquarters 224 Brigade sat for an All Rank lunch celebrating their anniversary.

A religious program was also held the same evening at Muttur Temple with the participation of the Brigade Commander and other Army personnel of the 224 Brigade.