10th September 2018 16:32:23 Hours
HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces on the recommendations of the Ministry of Defence and the Commander of the Army, has promoted three more senior Brigadiers of the Army to the rank of temporary Major General, states a communiqué issued by the Military Secretariat on Thursday (6).
Senior officers, Brigadier H.P Seneviratne of Sri Lanka Signal Corps, Brigadier H.J Seneviratne of Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment, both twin brothers and Brigadier W.A.N.M Weerasinghe of Sri Lanka Engineers, have accordingly been promoted to their ranks of Major General, effective from 31 August 2018 and 3 September 2018 respectively.
Major General H.P Seneviratne is currently serving as Director Quality Assurance and Inspection at the Army Headquarters while Major General H.J Seneviratne is the Commandant, Army Training School, Maduruoya.
Major General W.A.N.M Weerasinghe is serving as the Deputy Military Liaison Officer, Ministry of Defence at present.