26th June 2016 13:01:09 Hours
611 Brigade troops marked their 8th anniversary with the participation of Colonel P.M.R.S.H.K Herath, Commander, 611 Brigade on 14 June at the 611 Brigade premises in the Wanni.
Religious observances were given prominence with the intention of transferring merits on fallen War Heroes and invoking blessings on the soldiers in service.
A Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour were accorded to Colonel P.M.R.S.H.K Herath, Commander on the same day (14) to suit military traditions.
Afterwards, the Commander planted a tree sapling to mark the Brigade anniversary at the Brigade premises.
The day’s programme culminated with an all rank lunch.