Remembrance Day | Sunday Observer

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day (Poppy Day) commemorations of the Armed Forces will be held this morning at the Cenotaph War Memorial at Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo under the auspices of President Maithripala Sirisena.

The Security Forces’ Poppy Remembrance commenced on July 31 when the first poppy in aid of families of the War Heroes was presented to President Sirisena by the Sri Lanka Ex-Servicemen’s Association.

Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, Commanders of the triforces and diplomats will also be present.