Not yet a new Army Commander - Defense Ministry

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 - 13:14

The Defence Ministry stated that no decision has yet been taken to appoint a new army commander.

Issuing a communiqué, Acting Director of the Ministry Media Center Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera said certain print and electronic media as well as websites reported about the appointment of a new army commander.

The Defence Ministry communiqué further stated that no such decision has yet been taken.