The Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force has always been appreciating the achievements of sports personnel who excel great skills while bringing fame to the organization at local and foreign sporting events.
Nine Officers and 135 Other Ranks of the Sri Lanka Army participated in South Asian Games held in India in 2016. These sports personnel included 01 Officer and 78 Other Ranks of the Volunteer Force.
Headquarters of the Volunteer Force of the Sri Lanka Army organized a ceremony to award of financial assistance with the direction of the Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force Major General M H S B Perera in appreciation of such sportsmanship of the Volunteer Force personnel by participation at internationally renowned competitions.
Financial assistance to 48 participants of the South Asian Games were given away by Deputy Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force Brigadier W H D Mahanada 05 April 2017 at the Headquarters premises with the presence of Inspector of Training Brigadier L F Kasthuriarachchi and senior Officers of the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force.