Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

26th June 2016 13:22:27 Hours

SLAWC Ladies Learn on Physical Health

Directorate of Psychological Operations organized a programme to educate Army woman officers and other ranks on ‘Mental and physical harassments occurring during their working time’.

The programme was conducted at the Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) auditorium at the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) during June 22-23.

Dr D.O.C De Alwis at Venereal Diseases and AIDS Prevention Unit of the National Hospital, Colombo together with staff members of Sri Lanka Army Mental Health Unit conducted lecture sessions.

Major Sandun Goonawardene of Sri Lanka Army General Service Corps (SLAGSC) at the Directorate of Legal, explained legal aspects on the same subject.

A total of 5 woman officers and 194 other ranks listened to the lectures.