Sri Lanka Army

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09th August 2023 18:09:04 Hours

SLSR Regimental HQ Introduces Award of Cash Incentives to Best Course Attendees

The Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) HQ at Ambepussa introducing a new method of motivation for those who excel in general courses, being followed by Officers, Senior Non Commissioned Officers and Non Commissioned Officers has begun to award cash incentives to SLSR course attendees. The first such award took place recently at the SLSR Regimental HQ, headed by Major General G.R.R.P Jayawardena RWP RSP ndu, Quarter Master General at the Army HQ and Colonel of the Regiment, SLSR during a ceremony.

Accordingly, seven course attendees who showed excellent performances in recent ‘SNCO Leadership and Career Development Course’, ‘Drill Instructor Course’, three courses of ‘Method of Instruction’, ‘NCO Leadership and Career Development Course’ and ‘Physical Training Instructor Course’ received cash incentives on a proposal, made by Major General G.R.R.P Jayawardena RWP RSP ndu.

SLSR Regimental HQ considering the cost that has to be borne by each course attendee for preparations, etc has decided to stimulate them by offering cash incentives to the best of the best in each course, attended by SLSR personnel.

Those incentives were awarded by the Colonel of the Regiment, SLSR during a ceremony where Warrant Officer II S.B.A.D.R Bandara RSP USP (4 SLSR), Sergeant S.M Hettiarachchi - 8 SLSR, Corporal T.M Sunil Shantha (7 SLSR), Lance Corporal M.H.D.M Udayanga (20 SLSR), Rifleman P.V.G Wasantha Kumara (1 SLSR), Rifleman H.M.M.L.K Senarathna (8 SLSR) and Rifleman W.M.C.C Dayarathna (11 (V) SLSR) accepted those incentives having achieved best results.

Brigadier C.S Thibbotuge SLSR Centre Commandant, Officers and course attendees were associated with the awarding ceremony.