Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa says that Sri Lanka will never neglect the war heroes.
He pointed out that the war heroes dedicated their lives to safeguarding the country. Mr. Rajapaksa assured that the dedications made by their family members too should earn acclamation The Defence Secretary was speaking at a ceremony which was organized to felicitate war heroes at Hingurakgoda. 1500 families were honoured in Polonnaruwa, Batticaloa, Trincomalee and Ampara Districts. The Defence Secretary had a cordial meeting with the families of the war heroes. Chairperson of the Ranaviru Seva Authority Padma Wettewa and several others were present on the occasion.