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
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.