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.
05th September 2021 16:09:07 Hours
Brigadier Chandana Wickramasinghe RWP RSP ndu psc assumed duties as the 26th General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 52 Infantry Division under the Security Forces Headquarters - Jaffna, amidst religious blessings and military formalities in accordance with existing health guide lines at the 52 Infantry Division Headquarters on 03 September 2021.
The newly-appointed General Officer Commanding of the 52 Infantry Division was warmly welcome by the Staff Officers of the Division Headquarters and honoured in a Guard Turnout followed by planting a Mango sapling to mark the event.
Admist the “Seth Pirith” chanting , Brigadier Chandana Wickramasinghe RWP RSP ndu psc placed his signature on an official document, symbolizing the formal acceptance of the duties at the auspicious time and received greetings from all senior officers who were present at the occasion.
Thereafter, the new General Officer Commanding of the 52 Infantry Division officially addressed the troops and briefed his vision prior to the all ranks tea.
Brigade Commanders, Staff Officers of the Headquarters 52 Infantry Division, Commanding Officers and other ranks were present at the occasion.