20th September 2016 21:58:00 Hours
A drive-past Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour of 9 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment troops saluted the outgoing 5th Commander of the Security Forces – Central (SF-C), Major General A.P. De Z Wickramaratne during a military ceremony held recently at the Security Force Headquarters – Central (SFHQ-C) premises.
Major General A.P. De Z Wickramaratne relinquished his office of the SFHQ-C to take up the office of the Director General General Staff at the Army Headquarters.
The outgoing Commander addressed all ranks at the main auditorium and thanked them for their cooperation.
General Officers Commanding in 11 and 12 Divisions together with Brigade Commanders of the 111, 112, 121 and 122 Brigades, Commanding Officers and officers serving under the SFHQ-C attended the day’s event.