Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

17th July 2017 12:08:06 Hours

Outgoing Canadian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Calls on Jaffna Commander

Her Excellency Shelley Whiting, Canadian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka during her visit to Jaffna peninsula had a courtesy call on Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J) on Tuesday (11) at the Security Force Headquarters SFHQ-J premises, Palaly.

The Commander SF-J updated her with the prevailing security situation in the Jaffna peninsula and discussed military relations, opportunities and challenges, associated with the post-conflict environment.

During the interactive meeting, both of them exchanged views on ongoing development programmes in the North and East with the assistance of the Canadian government.

Towards the end of the interaction, the Commander, SF- J presented a memento to HE Shelley Whiting as a gesture of goodwill and appreciation.