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Traditional gun salute from the Navy

Feb 4, 2011 10:12:43 AM - itnnews.lk

The Sri Lanka Navy marked the Independence Anniversary with the traditional gun salute.

In commemoration of the 63rd Independence Day, the Sri Lanka Navy fired a gun salute from the lighthouse premises near the Naval Headquarters. Captain S.B. Senaratne was the Commanding Officer for the event. 25 gun shots were fired to mark the National Independence Day. It is a traditional event and organized for the 63rd occasion.