Major General AKP Wickramasinghe, Director NCC leaves the Office after completing yeoman service

31st Auguest , 2018  

 

 Out going Director NCC Major General AKP Wickramasinghe addressed senior officers of HQ NCC and Commanding officers of 38 Battalions at HQ NCC auditorium on Friday before he leaves the office. Major General AKP Wickramasinghe assumed duties as the Director on 08th June 2016 and continued till 31st August 2018. During his unblemished service at the Corps he has succeeded in opening a new vista of a long journey to officers and cadets of the Corps. He introduced lot of new concepts and massive renovation and construction projects with the blessing of State Ministry of Defence and immense contribution of the officers of the Corps.


The farewell speech was conducted by Brigadier BGDK Rathnapala, Deputy Director NCC. Presentation of souvenirs to the Director followed by, and group photographs were taken with the staff of HQ NCC, Battalion Commanders and a cross section of Officers at Training Centre Rantembe.


The Director also addressed the Other Rank and Civilization staff at BAQ branch. The proceedings of the ceremony came to a close with a lunche on to the Director at NCC Officers' Mess.