Force Jaffna - SF (J) along with Elavalai youth club organized kites
festival on 14 January 2017 at Kankesanthurai to mark the Thipongal
day. The Kites Festival became an unrivaled event where earth, wind
and sky combined to create a unique festival experience.
Secretary to the Ministry of National Integration and Reconciliation,
Mr. Sivagnanasothi, the Jaffna District Secretary, N Vethanayahan,
Commander Security Force Jaffa, Major General Mahesh Senanayake,
Commander Northern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva, General
Officer Commanding 51 Division, Brigadier Marvin Perera, Commander
513 Brigade, Brigadier Sisira Pilapitiya, Divisional Secretary,
Thellipalai, Mr. K. Sri Mohanan, Additional Divisional Secretary
(Land), Mr. Muralitharan, Battalion Commanders, Government Officials,
Senior Military Officers were participated at the occasion .
Army music group of Sri Lanka National Guards played for vocalists
who sang famous Tamil and Sinhala songs to entertain the people
at the event.