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Army Commander meets Navy Chief

Army Commander Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage is cordially welcomed at the Navy Headquarters.
Army Commander Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage is cordially welcomed at the Navy Headquarters.

Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, who was appointed as the 24th Commander of the Sri Lanka Army, met Navy Commander Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne at the Navy Headquarters today (6).

The visiting Army Commander was warmly welcomed at the portals of the Navy Headquarters by Director General (Administration), Rear Admiral Prasad Kariyapperuma and accorded a Guard of Honour in compliance with Nval tradition. The Navy Commander = introduced the Board of Management including the Navy Chief of Staff to the Army Commander.

The occasion turned out to be the maiden visit of Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage to the Navy Headquarters in Colombo after his ascension to the helm in the Sri Lanka Army from June 1. After exchange of pleasantries, the two top brass held a cordial discussion where Vice Admiral Ulugetenne expressed best wishes and all the success to Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage for the execution of his entrusted duties.

The cordial meeting between the two Commanders came to a close after an exchange of mementoes.


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