Sunday, May 31, 2009

VICTORY: Grand finale at Galle face

The National Celebration on Victory over Terrorism and the Military Parade will kick off at the historic Galle Face Green on June 03rd.

The chief guest will be President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is also the Commander-in- Chief of all Forces. Among the other distinguished participants are Prime Minister Rathnasiri Wickramanayaka, Speaker of Parliament W.J.M.Lokubandara , Chief Justice Sarath N Silva, Cabinet ministers and Parliamentarians. The Secretary of Defence, Tri-Service Commanders, the IGP and the chief of the Civil Defence will also grace this occasion.

The event is organized by the Ministry of Public Administration and Home Affairs. On this occasion, the Tri- Service commanders will officially convey the conclusion of the north east war against terrorism to the Commander in chief, President Rajapaksa by handing over a scroll that contain that national massage.

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