“Uthama Pooja” a special medal awarding ceremony for fallen army personnel during the war was held at the Panagoda army camp this morning. The picture shows the wife of Lieutenant General Denzil Kobbekaduwa being awarded the medal by Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa during the event. Pix by Pradeep Pathirana
Dinesh Thursday, 14 October 2010 07:37
They sacrificed their precious lives for our living. That little girl in the picture looking at the picture may be seeing the face of her beloved father. We are greatful to you....
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Mike Thursday, 14 October 2010 07:42
Gota .. any awards for SF? i'm sure you have but you can't give. cos u are greedy for it...
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david Thursday, 14 October 2010 09:59
People gave SF a memorable award at last presidential election, no need to give another one again ..!!!
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Nandalal G Thursday, 14 October 2010 07:42
Removed all the medals from SF.
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Mithraka Fernando Thursday, 14 October 2010 07:45
What about the living DEAD/half DEAD General????
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local boy Thursday, 14 October 2010 08:04
good. but,medals not enough
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Minister Thursday, 14 October 2010 08:04
What about the fallen hero at Welikada prison?
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bandara Thursday, 14 October 2010 08:57
Removing from SF and giving to the rest.....
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Priyantha Thursday, 14 October 2010 09:02
Looks to me Selected people ...
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Christopher Thursday, 14 October 2010 09:15
A very grateful gesture...
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ruwan Thursday, 14 October 2010 09:21
Always SF SF........guys these are for war heros ...ppl who sacrifiese them selfs..nt for people u bitray d country
dnt attach sf for evry ting
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lishan Thursday, 14 October 2010 09:34
But SF sacrifices 40 years of his life on be half of our mother land. so we have to give him respect. don't panic.
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Rohan Thursday, 14 October 2010 11:01
We feel very sad about you. You became a victim of
UNP/JVP otherwise you are a war hero.
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Cheer Sri Lanka Thursday, 14 October 2010 11:39
Good work,better if the government can help more in financially .
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Sivakumaran Mahaling Thursday, 14 October 2010 12:02
They should not accept any Award from the defense ministry until they release SF unconditionally
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