15th March 2019 18:21:56 Hours
Troops of 623 Brigade, under the careful supervision of the Commander 623 Brigade Colonel PGPS Rathnayaka RWP RSP assisted the tamil community by cleaning and decorating the Ghanawelayadha Swami kovil premises to host the celebrations for Mahasivarathri Day on 04 March 2019.
Organizing of the event was assisted by troops of 11 Battalion Gamunu Watch with the directions of overlooking Commanding Officer of the battalion Major UR Gallage RSP USP.
The pooja of the celebration was conducted by the chief priest of Unchalkaddi Ghanawelayudha Swami kovil, Perumpalam Somasundarapanam and he blessed troops under Security Force (wanni) and all communities wanni area.
The Commander 623 Brigade Colonel PGPS Rathnayaka RWP RSP along with over looking Commanding Officer of 11 Battalion Gamunu Watch and number of Other Ranks participated in the pooja.