19th July 2021 11:00:13 Hours
The first batch of two hundred and seventy three recruits who underwent the three-month long basic military training at the Infantry Battalion Training School, Pampemadu passed out on Thursday (15) during a simple ceremony.
Pursuant to guidelines given by Directorate of Training, Directorate of Recruiting and Recruit Training Cell in Puttalam, the Course concluded with closing remarks made by the Chief Instructor of the Training School, Major Chandana Jayasinghe.
Exhibiting utmost capacity of individual excellence, Recruit R.M.I.D Rathnayaka of Sri Lanka Army Service Corps succeeded in becoming the Best Recruit having achieved highest aggregate for all theoretical and practical disciplines during the training. Recruit W.A.N.S Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police was adjudged the Best Shooter and Recruit S.S.R Jayarathna of Sri Lanka Army Service Corps received the Best Physically Fit award during the culmination ceremony of the Course.