Regimental colour handover ceremony held

Staff Correspondent

12 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The regimental colour handover ceremony of Bangladesh Army’s six units of Artillery, Engineer and BIR regiment was held at EME Centre and School in Saidpur Cantonment on Thursday.

Army Chief General Aziz Ahmed, also Colonel Commandant of the Artillery Regiment and Colonel of the Regiment Bangladesh Infantry Regiment (BIR), handed over the regimental colour as the chief guest.

According to the military tradition of the army, achieving the regimental colour for any unit is very glorious.

The regimental colours were given to the six units of Bangladesh Army for their special contribution to the service of the army.

Bangladesh Army’s 7, 20, 32 Field Regiment Artillery, 19 Medium Regiment Artillery, 9 Engineer Battalion and 15 BIR (Support Battalion) participated in the colour parade and received the regimental flag from the chief guest.