local Officers including sister services and four foreign Officers
(India, Pakistan & Nepal) belong to Counter Insurgency Jungle
Warfare - Junior Command Course No 18 (CIJW - JCC) at Army Training
School, Maduruoya paid a visit to the Headquarters Security Force
(Jaffna) - HQ SF (J) on 27th and 28th March 2017.
to the HQ SF (J), Student Officers were warmly welcomed by Lieutenant
Colonel Chaminda Galappaththi, the General Staff Officer I (Coord),
Lieutenant Colonel Nishantha Muthumala, the General Staff Officer
I (Ops & Trg) and Major Vipula Bandara, the General Staff
Officer II (Training), HQSF (J).
Later, a presentation
on "Handling of Post War Scenario in SF HQ Level" was
conducted by Colonel Udaya Kumara, the Colonel General Staff Officer
HQ SF (J). Afterwards, they visited 51 Division and Lieutenant
Colonel Bathiya Madanayaka, the General Staff Officer I (Coord)
51 Division conducted a presentation on "Operation Riviresa"
and they visited to witness significant locations of the conflict.
In the end
of the session, Student Officers presented a memento to the Brigadier
Mervyn Perera, the General Officer Commanding 51 Division as a
token of appreciation on their visit to SF (J).
As the last
leg of the first day itinerary, the Officers participated in an
evening session at Thalsevana Holiday Resort.
Next day morning
they visited the De-mining site at the Muhamalai area which is
handed by 10 Field Engineer Regiment and they left the Jaffna
peninsula to continue their educational visit.