Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

15th November 2022 13:15:14 Hours

Korean Civil-Military Operations Head Praises COVID 19 Preventive Roles of SRIMED Hospital Troops

Major General Deogsung Jung, Head of Civil-Military Operations Department from Republic of Korea and Lieutenant Colonel Kwanhyo Lee, Deputy Director of Overseas Deployment Division recently called at the SRIMED (Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps) Level 2 Hospital in Bor, South Sudan and appreciated the outstanding services, rendered by the Hygiene section of 8th Contingent -SRIMED Level 2 Hospital, commanded by Lieutenant Colonel N.M Niflar for prevention of COVID 19, Malaria and other contagious diseases inside the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNIMISS) compound.

They also during a routine inspection of the UNMISS South Korean Engineering Battalion commended SRIMED troops contribution to the camp of the Korean Battalion in Bor. The Korean delegation praised the SRIMED service beyond the call of duty in the face of adversity.

In conclusion, mementoes were also exchanged to symbolize the mutual relationship between the two countries after the Visitors’ Book was signed.