Brigadier LF Kasthuriarachchi, Deputy Commandant of Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force made an official visit to the Regimental Headquarters of the Sri Lanka Army Pioneer Corps on 15 February 2018. The Regiment which was inaugurated on 16 February 2016 in Pelawaththe Mathugama consists of two Volunteer Battalions at present.
The day’s proceedings of the visit commenced with the reviewing of the Guard Turn Out accorded to the Senior Officer upon the arrival to the venue and paying tribute to the War Heroes. Afterwards, he posed for a photograph with the Officers and the troops and attended to the briefing on the Regiment of SLAPC conducted by the Centre Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Pioneer Corps.
Prior to the Troops Address, the corner stone for the proposed Indoor Stadium of the Regiment was laid by the Senior Officer and a tree sapling was planted to mark the historic visit of the Deputy Commandant of Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force to the Regimental Headquarters of the Sri Lanka Army Pioneer Corps.
A large gathering of Officers and soldiers of the Sri Lanka Army Pioneer Corps including Brigadier T T P Silva, Brigadier Administration of the Headquarters of Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force.