Under the direction and guidance of Major General Mahesh Senanayaka the Commander Security Force (Jaffna) and Lt. Col. Palitha Araupola, Commanding Officer of the 20th Battalion NCC a Cadet Training Programme was organized recently at Puttur Sri Somoskanda Collage. This result oriented programme was conducted with the blessings of Major General AKP Wickramasinghe USP Director NCC.
The Objective of the programme is to enhance the standard of cadetting in the area and in turn to develop discipline, sense of interrelation and co-operation between school cadets. Further, to promote reconciliation process and mutual coordination among different races. 16th Battalion Vijayaba Infantry Regiment assisted the venture, by providing instructors and required equipment.
Lieutenant Colonel Ushan Gunawardana, Civil Affairs Officer 52 Division ,Major Chandra Hettihewa Civil affairs Officer 521 Brigade, Lieutenant Narendra, Adjutant of 20th Battalion NCC , Lieutenant Raguram of 20th Battalion NCC, Mr. Ilango, Principal Puttur Sri Somoskanda Collage, soldiers and students participated in the event.