On the direction
of Major General Mahesh Senanayaka, the Commander Security Force
(Jaffna) – SF (J), troops of 521 Brigade initiated the school
cadets training programme in coordination with the 20th Battalion
National Cadet Corps (NCC) on 08th Feb 2017 at Sri Somaskanda
of the training progrmme were to develop the discipline, sense
of the interrelation and cooperation between school cadets. Meantime,
it further enables to mature with the qualities of leadership
and to provide the knowledge while enhancing skills which are
necessary to lay the foundations for their school career.
Necessary equipments and instructors will be provided by the 16th
Battalion Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment. This training programme
further promotes Reconciliation process and mutual coordination
between civilians and Sri Lanka Army.
Lieutenant Colonel Ushan Gunawardana, Civil Affairs Officer 52
Division, Major Chandra Hettihewa Civil Affairs Officer 521 Brigade,
Lieutenant Narendra, Adjutant 20th Battalion NCC, Lieutenant Raguram,
20th Battalion NCC, Mr. Ilango, Principal Puttur Sri Somaskanda
Collage, soldiers and students participated in the event..