Tamil Diplomat

Fonseka to be promoted to Field Marshall rank by Maithri

It has been understood that, president Maithri had decided to promote the Former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka to the highest rank in the Army, Field Marshall. This promotion is to be given on the 22nd of this month and all arrangements had been made by the Ministry of Defense.  When conferred with the rank, Sarath Fonseka will be the first person to receive the rank in the history of Sri Lankan Army.