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Commander Congratulates Paralympic Medal Winner, Recognized as 'LMD Man of the Year'

Lieutenant General Jagath Jayasuriya, Commander of the Army on the eve of festive spirits Monday (24) morning recognized and appreciated the achievements of the Army’s Staff Sergeant Pradeep Sanjaya who brought home a Paralympic Bronze Medal to the country recently in 2012 Paralympics and who was also awarded the LMD’s – 2012 recognition.

LMD magazine which has a wide a circulation with promotion of many personalities and budding young men in different fields has selected Staff Sergeant Pradeep Sanjaya as the LMD’s choice for the year 2012 for this recognition.

Lieutenant General Jagath Jayasuriya, Commander of the Army who also congratulated him on hearing his Paralympic recognition expressed his happiness on his selection as the youth of the LMD 2012.

On the same occasion the Commander of the Army extending his best wishes on his future assignments and the LMD’s recognition awarded him a special gift when Staff Sergeant Pradeep Sanjaya called on him at Army Headquarters.