03rd October 2020 23:18:16 Hours
On instructions of Commander Security Forces Kilinochchi Major General Sampath Kotuwegoda and with the supervision of General Officer Commanding 65 Division Brigadier Tikiri Dissanayaka, an awareness workshop of disaster management and mitigation was conducted on 29 September 2020 by 652 Infantry Brigade.
Mr. S. Kokularaj Deputy Director of Disaster Management Unit Kilinochchi, Mr. Akila Jayasinghe Assistant Officer of Disaster Management Unit Kilinochchi and Mr. T. Thisiyanthan District Irrigation Engineer delivered lectures in this session.
The aim of the workshop is to make aware all under command troops on the disaster management and mitigation in general aspects and also in particular to the Kilinochchi district as how to conduct emergency response in liaison with other Government Departments and institutions.
Commander 652 Infantry Brigade, Brigadier WLAC Perera RWP RSP USP, 30 Officers and 215 other Ranks from under command formations in SFHQ (KLN) AOR participated in this programme.