Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

23rd September 2016 19:42:05 Hours

54 Division New GOC Assumes Duties

Brigadier T.J Nanayakkara, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) at the 54 Division assumed duties on Monday (19) during a simple ceremony at the Headquarters in Mannar.

The newly-appointed GOC signed a formal document to signify the acceptance of the new office. 

A Guard Turnout presented by the troops of the 54 Division saluted the new GOC, 54 Division as a formality. 

After assumption of his duties, he planted a mango sapling at the Divisional Headquarters premises and addressed his troops.

Several senior officers, Officers and other ranks serving under the 54 Division attended the occasion.