10th July 2019 15:11:27 Hours
Major General L M Mudalige RWP RSP ndu , assumed office as the new Commander, Security Forces -West (SF-WEST) at his office in the Army Cantonment - Panagoda on Wednesday (10) with a simple ceremony.
The new Security Force Commander (West) was awarded with a Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour soon after his arrival in the premises in accordance with military traditions. After the formal military honours, Major General Mahinda Mudalige auspiciously took over duties as the 06th Commander of Security Forces (West) amid the religious observances. Subsequently he planted a sapling in front of the Main Office Complex to mark the assumption of duties and then joined an all ranks tea.
General Officer Commanding of 14 Division, Brigade Commanders and Commanding Officers of under Command Battalions, Officers and Other Ranks of SFHQ (West) were present at the ceremony.