11th August 2019 15:28:12 Hours
Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, the Commander of the Army auspiciously declared open a new Smart Classroom Complex consisting of six fully-fledged classrooms constructed under the patronage of Intake 16 on 11th August 2019, amidst chanting of pirith by Buddhist priests to invoke blessings. The data processing officer conducted a brief demonstration of all smart facilities available in all classrooms to the Commander and all invitees. The Commandant of the Military Academy, Brigadier Shantha Eshwaran presented the Commander of the Army, all officers of Intake 16, their course officer and instructors with special mementos in appreciation of their generosity.
The event was also attended by the Director General Training, Commander Security Force Headquarters (Central), Director Engineer Services, Director Plans, Commanding Officer of 17 Corps of Engineer Services, Wing Heads and a section of officers and officer cadets from SLMA. Finally, the Commander addressed the troops of ESR who were actively engaged in the construction work of the building.