02nd January 2017 18:19:51 Hours
54 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters – Wanni (SFHQ-W) organized a Christmas Carols -2016 since at St. Sebastian Cathedral - Mannar on 29 December for the third consecutive year.
This Carol service was organized on the directions of the General Officer Commanding, 54 Division, Brigadier Tissa Nanayakkara, as an attempt to further promote the reconciliation among people living in Mannar area.
At the invitation of the GOC 54 Division, Bishop Mannar Most Rev. Dr. Fanher Joshep Kinsley Swamipillei, the Commander, Security Forces - Wanni, Major General J. R. Kulathunga attended the occasion as distinguished guest.
Several Buddhist monks in the area, government officials, senior officers and civilians in Mannar attended the event.