The Annual Ranaviru Anusmarana Islamic religious ceremony was held the Kollupitiya Jummah Mosque during the early hours of 30 July 2009.
The officiating Mowlavi blessed and prayed to all mighty Allah on behalf of the souls of all brave men and woman of the Sri Lanka Air force, who made the supreme sacrifice, in defence of our motherland and those who died whilst on active service and to bless the families left behind by those fallen colleagues.
Further, blessings of the leaders of the country, the three service commanders, all ranks presently serving in the Air Force and all establishments and the assets of the Air Force too was carried out during this ceremony.
The service was attended by the Chief of staff of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air vice Marshal P B Premachandra
and the board of management, Officers and a cross section of other ranks representing all Bases and stations as well as various trades of the Air Force.