Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

14th March 2019 19:12:23 Hours

Buttala Student Officers Interact with Commander

A group of student Officers, currently following the Unit Commanders Course (UCC) No - 03 at Buttala Officer Career Development Centre (OCDC) as part of their curriculum had the privilege of interacting with the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Principal Staff Officers (PSOs) and the Commandant, Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force (SLAVF) at the Army Headquarters this morning (14) in order to receive a better exposure and understanding on relevant fields.

This 19-member group of UCC student Officers including a lady Officer was interviewed by the panel, headed by the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake with a view to assessing the standards of their knowledge on commanding strategies.

Major General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Staff, Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Deputy Chief of Staff, Major General Rukmal Dias, Commandant SLAVF, Principal Staff Officers of the Army Headquarters, Major General Chandana Gunawardene, Commandant OCDC and Chief Instructor Colonel Kapila Dolage and a few directing staff members were also present during the event.