08th May 2023 15:38:49 Hours
Brigadier SANJ Ariyasena assumed duties as the 19th Centre Commandant of Corps of Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers on 08 May 2023 amidst religious observances and military formalities.
The incoming Centre Commandant was warmly welcomed by Colonel PDLAC Sirisena RSP Lsc, Deputy Centre Commandant RHQ SLEME, after he was greeted with a Guard Turnout at the entrance. Afterwards, he symbolically left his signature in an official document, signifying the acceptance of his new office after observance of religious rites and rituals.
Moments later, he posed for a group photograph and addressed all the Officers and Other Ranks serving in RHQ SLEME before he participated in an All Rank tea.
Prior to this appointment, Brigadier SANJ Ariyasena served as the Brigadier Admin and Quartering, SFHQ (MLT).