With the dawn
of year 2019, the Commander and All Ranks of Security Force Jaffna
commenced duties for the New Year following military traditions
on the 1st of January.
As customary, Commander Security Force Jaffna Major General Darshana
Hettiarrchchi hoisted the National Flag prior to the National
Anthem and the Army Song being sung. A two minute silence was
observed to remember fallen heroes. Subsequently, the oath on
the Affirmation of Public Service, New Year message of Commander
of the Army was read out by the Staff Officer I (Admin), and further,
the Security Force Commander conveyed his New Year greetings to
Officers, Other Ranks, members of Civilian Staff and the families,
and wished courage and strength to continue their work together
with new hopes and success in the New Year.
Commander Security Force - Jaffna also planted a Mango Sapling
to mark the New Year's celebrations and joined the all ranks tea
party. Moreover the Commander Security Force - Jaffna presented
New Year gifts for the members of the Civilian Staff at the occasion.