Commander Janitha Buddhika assumes duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Rathnadeepa

Commander (C) Janitha Buddhika today (12 June) assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of Sri Lanka Navy Ship Rathnadeepa.

The former Commanding Officer of the ship, Commander (ASW) Indika De Silva officially handed over the duties to the incoming Commanding Officer at SLNS Rangalla in Colombo. The Deputy Area Commander of Western Naval Area, Commodore Sanath Uthpala was also present on this occasion. The proceedings of the occasion came to a close after the inspection of divisions of the new Commanding Officer.