Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

23rd September 2016 23:00:35 Hours

Army Achievements in 'Paralympics - 2016'

Following is the list of Army contingent plus their results who took part in the recently concluded ‘Paralympics - 2016’ in Rio, Brazil.

Running events

Warrant Officer II PGK Hettiarachhi (T44) – 100m/200m/400m – 8th place

Sergeant Y.P.A.P Jayalath (T42) - 100m – 6th place /200m – 7th place

Corporal H.H.D.P Chuladasa – (T42) - 100m - 7th place /200m - 8th place

Javelin Throw

Corporal M.M.D.P Herath (Retd) (T46) - 3rd place

Sergeant H.L.A.C.S Hettiarachchi (T46)

Lance Corporal K.P.S Ekanayayaka (T46) -  9th  place

Relay events

Warrant Officer II  PGK Hettiarachhi (T44) – 100m x 04 - 4th place

Sergeant  H.L.A.C.S Hettiarachhi (T46) – 100m x 04  – 4th place

Coporal H.H.D.P Chuladasa (T42) - 100m x 04  - 4th place

Corporal M.M.D.P Herath (Retd) (T46) – 100m x 04 - 4th place


Corporal M.P.S Bandara (T44) – 12th place

Wheelchair Tennis events

Sergeant R.M.U.U Rajakaruna (T42)