03rd April 2021 15:38:02 Hours
A delegation of 92 Student Officers of SCC and JSC along with the Commandant, Chief Instructor and Senior Officers and Directing Staff of OCDC visited the Military Academy on 03 April 2021. The Delegation was warmly welcomed by the Commandant Major General A K G K U Gnanaratne ndc psc and all wing heads of Sri Lanka Military Academy. The delegation was made aware of the role and tasks of the Academy, historical evolution, officer cadet training, course curriculums, sophisticated facilities available at the Academy for officer cadet training and education, the new developments etc.
Later, they witnessed the demonstrations of Street line, Guard Turn out, Guard of Honour, Guard Mounting, Dismounting, Staff parade and Funeral Drill performed by the students of Drill Instructors’ course followed by the Questions and Answering Session. Finally, Mementos were exchanged in memory of their visit to the SLMA, Diyatalawa during the interactive session at the Officers’Mess.