Commander (ND) Shanaka Jayathilake assumes duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Abheetha II

Commander (ND) Shanaka Jayathilake assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of the Fast Gun Boat, SLNS Abheetha II, today (07th September).

The former Commanding Officer of the ship, Commander (ASW) Dinesh Kariyawasam officially handed over the duties to the new Commanding Officer at the Naval Dockyard in Trincomalee. The Flag Officer Commanding Naval Fleet, Rear Admiral Ananda Guruge was also present on this occasion. The proceedings of the occasion came to a close after the inspection of divisions by the new Commanding Officer.