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07th October 2020 07:25:57 Hours

Newly-constructed ORs' Mess in 62 Division Headquarters Opened

The newly-constructed main kitchen and the mess for Other Rankers in the 62 Division Headquarters in Welioya were declared open by Major General Dhammika Jayasinghe, Commander, Security Forces - Wanni amidst chanting of ‘Seth Pirith’ and blessings of the Maha Sangha on Saturday (3) upon an invitation extended by Brigadier Samantha Silva, General Officer Commanding, 62 Division, .

As the chief guest for the occasion, the Commander, Security Forces - Wanni, graced the occasion and joined the milk-pot ‘Kiri Ithiraweema’ boiling ritual after warming the building.

An all rank tea plus planting of a sapling by the day's Chief Guest to mark this event brought the day's event to culmination.

General Officer Commanding of the 62 Division, all Brigade Commanders and Commanding Officers of the 62 Division also attended the event.