19th February 2016 03:17:28 Hours
Troops at the 23 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) in a bid to enlighten the troops on the use of ‘Dangerous Drugs’ launched a 2-day long awareness programme on Tuesday (9) on the directions of Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 23 Division.
The National Dangerous Drug Control Board providing resource personnel contributed to the success of the programme as one of their social responsibility projects.
During the programme, several lecture sessions and demonstrating activities were conducted while educating soldiers on the prevention from use of dangerous drugs.
Major General Hettiarachchi, General Officer Commanding, 23 Division together with several senior officers, officers and other ranks attended programme sessions.