Naval and Maritime Academy

The Fallout Parade Concludes with a Higher Note of Salute

 1.                 A charming fallout parade was successfully conducted at the main parade ground of Naval & Maritime Academy on 16th September 2022 giving prominence to rich Naval customs and traditions. Two Medical Officers of 32nd Intake KDU who followed Basic Orientation Course 02/2022 and one Engineering branch Officer of 35th Intake KDU marched off with pride and honour on completion of their basic military training.

2.                 The Commandant Naval & Maritime Academy Commodore KDDC Fernando, RSP, USP, rcds graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and took the salute. The parade was held with the presence of family members of the officers being fallout, faculty members, instructors and sailor under trainees of NMA.

3.                 Addressing the congregation, the Commandant reminded the responsibility shouldered with these officers to live up to the legacy of officers those who passed out from the sacred parade ground and their legendry reputation of dedication with self-sacrifice in serving to our motherland in future.  Further, he emphasised the importance of maintaining the integrity and utmost dedication while essentially applying the good things which learned during the training to groom their professional careers in the navy.

4.                  The parade was highly admired by the chief guest and it was concluded with a dazzling band display by the NMA band. The untiring efforts of the entire faculty and the staff paved the way to success of this event.


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