Secretary declares open Cyber Operations Centre
the Ministry of Defence Mr.
Kapila Waidyaratne PC declared
open the newly established
Ministry of Defence Cyber
Operations Centre at the Air
Force Headquarters in Colombo
today (26th February).
Arriving at the SLAF Headquarters the Secretary was
received by the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy.
He was accorded a Guard of Honour by the SLAF Colour Wing. Subsequently
he proceeded to the new Cyber Operations Centre and declared open it.
Later the Secretary also made an inspection visit at the Air Force
complex accompanied by the Air Force Commander and other Senior
The new Cyber Operations Centre consists of a 24 Hour
Monitoring Centre and Cyber Security Analytical Labs. Cyber Security
experts from the tri forces are scheduled to operate at this new
Senior Ministry officials and SLAF officers were also
present at the occasion.