is over. Now we are on the path of reconciliation and reintegration aspiring to
achieve the lasting peace in the country. At this juncture, diplomatic core representing
the country in foreign service has a big responsibility of clearing repulsive
notions the West has adopted towards us,” Commander Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J)
Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe said during his meeting with a team of new
officers absorbed to the Sri Lanka Foreign Service (SLFC) at the Headquarters
SF-J in Palaly on Saturday (31).
He stressed the necessity of explaining the western countries of the peaceful
environment prevailing among communities.
try to make more friends in the international arena for our country and use your
skills to spread the message of peace that people are enjoying after defeating
terrorism in the country,” SF Commander requested.
As a part of their one year training on the Foreign Service, those cadets had
been assigned to undergo one week package in Jaffna to familiarize with the Jaffna
life and the culture under the aegis Government Agent Jaffna Mrs. Emelda Sukumar,
a Super Grade Officer of the Sri Lanka Administrative Service (SLAS).
During their stay they are scheduled to meet senior officials of the government
sector and make field visits in the peninsula.