03rd August, 2018  

Stag hill is popularly known as “Gona Kanda” got its name after the crest of then Ceylon Cadet Corps was carved on the mountain. The crest was reconstructed by the troops of SFHQ Central under the instruction of Major General Rukmal Dias in collaboration with SLMA and MSTS Diyathalawa.


The crest was established on the hill is 1956 in accordance with the concept of Brevet Colonel TN Munasinghe ED the Regimental Commander of Ceylon Cadet Corps.


Commanding Officer of 6th Battalion NCC is responsible to keep the area clean so as to maintain due respect to the crest.