Sri Lanka Navy runners up at “Ranaviru Real Star” Mission V

The final round of 'Ranaviru Real Star', the reality programme organized by the State Ministry of Defence to showcase the aesthetic talents of the members of the Sri Lankan armed forces, was held under the auspices of His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena at Sugathadasa indoor stadium last evening (11) on grand scale. Four contestants representing the Army, Navy and Air Force competed for the coveted “Ranaviru Real Star” title presenting their vocal talents at the grand finale. Lieutenant Amila Sirivardana of Sri Lanka Navy moved the audience to emotion with his exceptional singing performance and won the 2nd place in the competition.

Subsequently, he received the runners up trophy and prize from the Minister of Parliament Reforms and Mass Media, Hon. Gayantha Karunathilake. The evening was also graced by honourable ministers, distinguished invitees, Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army, Commander of the Navy, Commander of the Air Force and a large number of personnel from the tri-services.