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Foreign Cadet Delegation visits State Minister of Defence

Foreign Cadet Delegation visits State Minister of Defence

[October 25 2018]

A delegation of foreign cadets from SAARC countries met the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene at the Ministry of Defence, today (25th October). The delegation consists of 10 Officers and 68 Cadets from Bangladesh, India, Maldives, Nepal and Pakistan.

During the interaction, a discussion was held between State Minister Wijewardene and the delegation on matters of mutual interest. Mementos were also exchanged during the occasion.

The Cadet delegation arrived in the country as part of a youth exchange programme of the National Cadet Corps (NCC). They also took part in the annual Hermann Loos Trophy camp, which was held at the NCC training center in Rantambe on Tuesday (23 October).

Director of the NCC Major General MMS Perera and senior Ministry officials  were also present at the occasion.


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