Blessings for the troops

Saturday, 4 October 2014 01:10 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

Army Chief Lieutenant General Daya Rathnayake takes part in a Buddhist ceremony at the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura on 2 October. During the ceremony in the north-western city, famous for its well-preserved ruins of ancient Lankan civilisation, soldiers offered 466 flags belonging to Army regiments to bless the troops, as part of the Army’s celebration of its 65th anniversary, which will fall later this month