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More than 450 differently-able War Heroes who had sacrificed their legs and limbs in the fight against the 30-year long War for Peace this morning (22) began to showcase their multiple sport talents in the Sri Lanka Army Para Games 2017 tournament, inaugurated by the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake.

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General Amnesty for Absentees Ends Tomorrow (22)

21st November 2017 14:32:56 Hours

The extended general amnesty period offered to Army absentees (Absent Without Leave) to receive their legal discharge after reporting to their respective Regimental Headquarters ends on Wednesday (22). A total of 10,112 Army deserters, including 12 Officers, 09 Officer Cadets and 10,091 Other Rankers.....

8 Explosive Detection Dogs & Their Handlers Receive Proficiency Badges

19th November 2017 08:35:03 Hours

A batch of 8 trained Explosive Detection Dogs (EDD) and Dog Handlers of the 14 Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) of the Army upon completion of their training received Proficiency Badges during a Passing Out ceremony held recently at the Sappers’ Cricket Stadium, Mattegoda. Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe......

MIC Regimental Headquarters Greets Commander During His Formal Visit

19th November 2017 08:30:23 Hours

Sri Lanka Army Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) Regimental Headquarters at Karandeniya on Friday (17) extended a red carpet welcome to the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake who was making his first formal visit to the MIC Headquarters after he assumed office.

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24 Division Troops Donate Blood on Account of Division’s 4th Anniversary

22nd November 2017 13:54:10 Hours

More than 450 Officers and Other Rankers serving the 24 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) volunteered to give blood to the blood banks of Ampara and Polonnaruwa to coincide with the 4th anniversary of the 24 Division Headquarters in Ampara.

574 Brigade Marks Its Anniversary

22nd November 2017 08:32:46 Hours

Troops of the 574 Brigade of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on Saturday (18) marked their sixth anniversary with several commemorative programmes, held at the 574 Brigade Headquarters premises in Mankulam. At the outset, Colonel Chandana Somaweera.....

Army Women’s Corps Marks Their 20th Anniversary

20th November 2017 10:03:57 Hours

Members of the Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC) on Saturday (18) in a simple ceremony, held at 4 (V) SLAWC Battalion Headquarters, Medawachchiya celebrated its 20th anniversary. The day’s programme kicked off after Brigadier Dilrukshi Munasinghe.....

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NORTH: On information received troops recovered four 81 mm mortar bombs from IRUPALEI area on Tuesday (21).

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Both Army Men’s and Women’s teams became runners up in the National Volleyball Championship - 2017, organized by the Sri Lanka Volleyball Association, together with Ministry of Sports. The event.....