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02nd January 2017 18:20:44 Hours

57 Division New GOC Assumes Duties

Brigadier G.J.A.W Galagamage, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) recently assumed duties at his office.

The newly-appointed GOC took up duties during a brief ceremony at the 57 Division Headquarters in Kilinochchi.

The new GOC was greeted to a Guard Turn Out on arrival at the entrance to the 57 Division premises by troops of the 9 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR).

Later, he spoke to all officers and other ranks separately. He also left his signature in the VIP book in the 57 Division Headquarters office as a gesture of memory.

A mango tree sapling planting in the premises in the premises and a tea party culminated the day’s proceedings.