Armed forces will not take part in ceremonies organized under the patronage of Eastern Province Chief Minister Nazir Ahmed, the Ministry of Defence has decided.
Secretary to the Ministry Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi said the Chief Minister not be given admission into army camps.
This moves comes after Minister Ahmed reprimanded commanding officer of the Sampur Camp, Captain Ranjith Premarathna, during an event held at a school in Trincomalee.
A report regarding the incident was handed over to the President.