28th April 2016 02:27:52 Hours
The much-needed Officers’ Mess in the 55 Division Headquarters at Kadaikadu, Jaffna serving the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ – J) was opened to the Officers on Saturday (9) after a brief ceremony.
The event was attended by Major General P.W.B Jayasundera, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 55 Division, together with Brigadier V.N Koswatte, Commander, Forward Maintenance Area (FMA-N) and Brigadier H.R.R.P Gunathilake, Brigadier Administration and Quartering.
It was built by Corps of Engineering Service soldiers as per instructions of the Security Force Commander, Jaffna.
A large gathering of officers serving in Brigades and Units attended a get-together the same evening, organized by officers in the 55 Division to coincide with the opening ceremony.