30th June 2019 08:04:37 Hours
On instructions of Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake RWP RSP VSV USACGSC, 62 Division, under the guidance of Commander Security Force (Wanni) Major General Kumudu perera RWP RSP VSV USP ndu, organized a musical extravaganza on 22 June 2019 at Parakamapura pubic ground. Purpose was to give the confidence and instill a sense of normalcy and peace after the tense situation that prevailed in the country.
General Officer Commanding 62 Division, Brigadier Dhammika Jayasighe, personally gave leadership in all arrangements under the advice of Commander Security Force Wanni, Major General Kumudu Perera RWP RSP VSV USP ndu, to successfully organize the event in a splendid manner.
The grand musical night was made colourful by the popular leading musical band in Sri Lanka “Seeduwa Sakura” under the specialist compeering by renowned Nadeeka Karunanayake & Surangi Kodithuwakku duo added glamour to make it more elegant. Extremely popular artists Mr.Senanayake Weraliyadda, Mr. Priyankara Perera, Mr. Dayarathna Perera, Mr. Susil Fernando, Mr Tonny Hassan, Mrs. Supriya Abeysekara, Mrs. Awanthi Neranjala and Ms. Amila Nadeeshani entertained the crowd to reach much amusement.
A mammoth crowd of civilians from Padavi, Prakramapura ,Sripura,Welioya and suburbs enthusiastically gathered in the Prakramapura public ground for the first time in history to enjoy until wee hours of next morning.
The Chief Guest of the Musical Night was the Commander Security Force(Wanni) Major General Kumudu Perera RWP RSP VSV USP ndu while General Officers Commanding of 21, 54, 56, 61 and 62 Divisions and many more Senior Officers from under command formations were present at the occasion.