Written by Zulfick Farzan
19 May, 2020 | 10:26 am
Colombo (News 1st); President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces with the concurrence of the Ministry of Defence and recommendations of the Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva promoted a total of 177 Officers and Senior Officers to their respective next ranks, retrospectively.
This is one of the largest segments of promotions, made in recent times, the Military Secretariat Branch announced.
Accordingly, there are 05 new Major Generals, 04 Brigadiers of Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force, 39 Lieutenant Colonels, 69 Majors, and 60 Lieutenants of the Army.
Here follows the names of promoted Major Generals and Brigadiers;
Major General C.U Marasinghe RSP USP
Major General T.J Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu
Major General H.P Ranasinghe RWP RSP ndc
Major General A.P.I Fernando RWP USP
Major General C.D Weerasuriya RWP RSP ndu
Brigadier S.N Samarawickrama
Brigadier H.M.N.B Herath
Brigadier N.G.S Thilakarathne
Brigadier K.N Perera
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