A Poson Bathi Gee (songs of devotion) programme organized by the Navy Seva Vanitha Unit (NSVU) under the directives of its President Mrs. Sandya Ranasinghe was held on colourful note at the Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake Auditorium of SLNS Parakrama in Colombo on 04 June 2018.
The former President of the NSVU, Mrs. Neluka Dissanayake and the former Commander of the Navy, Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake graced the Bathi Gee programme as Chief Guests. The entire programme turned out to be very much sentimental by the tunes and songs of the members of the NSUV and Navy Band. The successful conduct of the event won high praise form the distinguished invitees who enjoyed a series of songs of devotion. The incumbent President of the NSVU presented special mementoes to the former NSVU President and Commander of the Navy in recognition of their graceful presence. Meanwhile, Dr. Priyanka Weerasekara, senior lecturer at the Department of Languages of the Sabaragamuwa University cum a member of the NSVU was also presented a memento by Mrs. Ranasinghe for her contribution in training the choir and supervision of items.
Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe, Chief of Staff, Rear Admiral Neil Rosayro, Deputy Chief of Staff and Director General Operations, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva, senior officers attached to the Naval Headquarters and Western Naval Command, senior members of the NSVU and a large number of sailors were also present on this occasion.