Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

Published on - 9/24/2005

Lance Corporal Razeek salutes the Nation

Funeral (Jananza) of the Tamil Tiger slain soldier of the Sri Lanka Army Lance Corporal Mohammed Pichchei Mohammed Razeek took place at Madampitiya Muslim burial grounds on Saturday (10 September) morning in keeping with Islamic funeral rites.

Tamil Tigers in Vavuniya town assassinated Lance Corporal M.P. Mohammed Razeek. He was forty years of age. He joined the Army on 11 July 1989 after he completed his primary and secondary studies at Modara Dizal Maha Vidyalaya. Lance Corporal Razeek served the Army in Colombo, Vavuniya and several other areas before he was brutally slain by Tamil Tigers.

He also has followed Intelligence Course, Dog-handling Course and Tamil Course during his career.