New Jaffna Commander...
July 17, 2019
Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya of the Sri Lanka Artillery Regiment has assumed office as the Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna on Monday.
A simple ceremony was held at the Security Force Headquarters in Jaffna amid religious observances and military formalities, the Army said.
He succeeds Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi who retires from the Army to take up a new appointment in the Ministry of Defence shortly, the release further read.
Major General Wanigasooriya was formerly serving as the General Officer Commanding 59 Division, prior to this appointment, the Army said.