Kumarassami K of the 1st Battalion Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment passed
away at the Teaching Hospital in Jaffna on 25 March 2019. He retired
from the Sri Lanka Army after completing 22 years of reckonable
The Non Commissioned Officer had joined the Sri Lanka Army on
13 February 1957 and was posted to the 1st Battalion Sri Lanka
Sinha Regiment. He had been awarded the Republic of Sri Lanka
Armed Services Medal, Sri Lanka Army 25th Anniversary Medal, Ceylon
Armed Services Long Service Medal and President's Inauguration
Medal for his invaluable service to the motherland.
The funeral ceremony of the late Corporal Kumarassami K held conducted
at Keeramalai Cemetery in Kopai with Military honours. Commander
515 Brigade, and a large number of Army Personnel were present
at the funeral.