09th June 2016 22:16:39 Hours
The Security Force Headquarters-Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) held a new innovation exhibition called, ‘Rana Teda Viskam – 2016’ on the instructions of Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva, Commander of the Army at the Mullaittivu SF Headquarters premises during 06 -07 June.
‘Rana Teda Viskam – 2016’ exhibition organized under the supervision of Major General P. U. S Vithanage, Commander, SFHQ-MLT was declared open by Mrs. R Kethiswari, District Secretary, Mullaittivu as the Chief Guest, together with senior officers including the Commander, SFHQ-MLT, Divisional Commanders and Brigade Commanders.
38 innovative products of the soldiers representing Divisions, Brigades and Battalions under the SFHQ- MLT were on display in addition to the book exhibition, conducted by MD Gunasena & Company (Pvt) Ltd at the same venue.
Meanwhile, on the second day (7) more than 700 school students with their school teachers actively watched this educative exhibition and inquired about new innovations with much interest. Troops provided all the possible facilities including refreshments to students and teachers.
Educational documentary films were also screened by the Mullaitivu troops for students during the exhibition as an additional feature.
Meanwhile, Mr, E. Y. A. Charles , Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Computer Science, University of Jaffna accompanied by a committee dispatched by the Army Headquarters, witnessed the new innovations created by Mullaitivu troops.
Commander, SFHQ-MLT, senior officers including General Officer Commanding of Divisions, Brigade Commanders, Commanding Officers, Officers and other ranks together with more than 700 school students, teachers and civilians watched the exhibition.