‘Former Navy Commander Sinniah rendered noble service’

Former Navy Commander Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah rendered a noble service to the Navy during his 35 year naval career and he has been accorded all honours,Co-Cabinet Spokesman and Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne said.

Even, former Army Commander and present Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka has described Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah who has been promoted to Admiral since retirement,as a War Hero. He was the senior most Naval officer to be in active combat operations which contributed to the defeat of the LTTE terrorism.

He has led the operations which to the destroying pf six LTTE ships during the war.That is why he was appointed as Navy Commander in honour of his service. “There are several other War Heros who have directly contributed to the war victory. We have to honour their services as well,” the Minister said.

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