To be an effective instrument to the Government Endeavour to cultivate national harmony in Jaffna Peninsula through uplifting the physical quality of life and spiritual value of the people.
10th May 2020 12:55:04 Hours
551 Brigade along with 4th Battalion Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment and 16 th(Volunteer) Sri Lanka Light Infantry Regiment conducted a Draughts Tournament on 11, 12 and 13 February 2020 in Point Pedro and final matches were held on 13 February 2020. S/101934 Sgt Janaka Kumara A C A clinched the Best player title of the Tournament and S/01668 Pte Pathirana P M I K became the Best Looser of the Tournament, Runner up Team Trophy was bagged by 4th Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment,and Champion team Trophy was conquered by the 552 Brigade.The 552 Brigade clinched the Best Brigade Trophy.
The event was coordinated by the Commander 551 Brigade, Colonel Asanga Perera under the guidance and concept of the General Officer Commanding – 55 Division. General Officer Commanding 55 Division Major General Sampath Kotuwegoda graced the awards ceremony as the Chief Guest.