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Championship of Inter Units Drill Competition Goes to 6th Field Regiment 2018

2018-01-19

Testifying to the high standards of discipline and conduct among the members of the Regiment of Artillery, the Regiment’s one of the most attractive and colorful events, the 8th Inter Units Drill Competition took center stage on Friday (19) morning at Panagoda 6th Field Regiment’s parade grounds.

Colonel WSA Dissanayake RSP –Colonel Welfare of Directorate of Welfare was the Chief Guest who graced the Prize Giving at the invitation of the Organising Committee. In the Inter Units Drill Competition, 6th Field Regiment emerged as the 1st and best drill squad Commanded by Captain KD de Zoysa SLA. Captain EMT Ekanayake SLA of 14 Rocket Regiment became the Best Commander of the competition and WO II Prassanna GS of 6th Regiment became the Best Drill Instructor. The second and third place obtained by 14th Rocket Regiment and 10th Medium Regiments respectively.

In a brief address to the occasion Chief Guest praised and appreciated the members in drill squads and commended them for their quality performances. He thanked the Colonel Commandant, Centre Commandant and Organising Committee for the invitation.