FOCINC South, Indian Navy attends wreath - laying ceremony at IPKF Memorial, Battaramulla

The Flag Officer Commander in Chief Southern Naval Command – Indian Navy, Vice Admiral AR Karve who arrived in Sri Lanka on a four-day official visit yesterday (August, 01), paid a visit to the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) Memorial in Battaramulla this morning to attend a wreath – laying ceremony and pay tribute to the Indian war heroes.

Commander Southern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, Defence Advisor to the High Commission of India in Sri Lanka, Captain Ashok Rao and a host of officers and sailors were also present at the event, honouring the late IPKF personnel who made the supreme sacrifice during their peace keeping missions in Sri Lanka.