Wide range of events held to celebrate Ship’s Day of SLNS Jayasagara
The ship’s company including the Commanding Officer, Commander Dumindu Abewickrama and Executive Officer, Lieutenant Commander Chamara Liyanage of the Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) SLNS Jayasagara initiated several programmes to mark its Ship’s Day that fell on 09 December.
Accordingly, the family members of the ship’s crew took a leisurely cruise at sea onboard A 543 Fast Passenger Craft. Further, they spent some quality time at a family get together which featured a range of fun-filled activities.
Meanwhile, the officers and sailors of SLNS Jayasagara conducted a Shramadana campaign at the Sri Sanghabodhi Children’s Home in Galle and treated its children to delicious lunch. Apart from that, a special Bodhi Pooja programme had been organized at the Kachchuwatta Viharaya in Galle to transfer merits on ship’s crew and the entire Navy.