11th July 2019 11:06:43 Hours
Colonel A.S.M Faris assumes duties as 18 Brigade Commander of the 513 Brigade located in Keeramalei on Tuesday (9) amid Islamic religious observances.
The newly-appointed Brigade Commander was welcomed by the Brigade troops in a Guard Turnout.
Soon after he assumed office, Colonel A.S.M Faris planted a sapling as a symbole of memory of the event.
Commanding Officers of 11 Sri Lanka Light Infantry and 16 (volunteer) Gemunu Watch, Brigade staff Officers, Officers and other Ranks attended the event.