10th February, 2019


Awareness workshop on school cadetting and western Band performance was organized and conducted at Durayappah Stadium - Jaffna from 07 to 10 February 2019. The opening ceremony was held on 07 February under the patronage of Major General DDUK Hettiarrachchi RSP VSV USP ndu psc Commander, Security Force Headquarters, Jaffna with the participation of 32 school bands comprising of 1000 students from Jaffna peninsula and 150 cadets from the south who took part to motivate their counterparts. While learning subject matter related to Western Bands these students were exposed for leadership and personality development sessions. To make the programme phenomenal success 51 and 52 Div Commanders and 512 Brigade Commander extended fullest co-coperation, whilst SF Commander Jaffna contributing collaboaration to the entire programme from the begining to end.


The Closing ceremony was conducted under the patronage at Hon. Dr. Suren Raghava Governor, North Province on the invitation of Major General MMS Perera, Director NCC. Mayor Jaffna Municipal Council, Major General DDUK Hettiarachchi, SF Commander, Jaffna, Senior Officers of Tri-Services, Provincial Education Secretary, Provincial Education Director, officials from education sector, parents of children participated at the closing ceremony.