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‘Kruthavedithwaye Pinkama’ Invokes Blessings on All Engaged in Control of COVID-19 Epidemic

The Poson Full Moon Poya Day programme, “Kruthavedithwaye Pinkama” (meritorious act of gratitude) of the ‘Deranabhivandana’ organized by the ‘Derana’ TV from the sacred Anuradhapura Ruwanweli Maha Seya premises got underway this evening (5) in order to invoke blessings on all sectors engaged in the fight against COVID-19....

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Let Everyone Commemorate ‘Poson’ Day in Quiet Contemplation - CDS & Army Chief

05th June 2020 10:54:06 Hours

Let Everyone Commemorate ‘Poson’ Day in Quiet Contemplation - CDS & Army Chief

Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army & Head of the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO), together with Senior Officers,

Army HQ Surroundings Illuminated with Attractive 'Poson' Lanterns in 'Poson Zone'

05th June 2020 08:54:06 Hours

Army HQ Surroundings Illuminated with Attractive 'Poson' Lanterns in 'Poson Zone'

On the eve of the forthcoming commemoration of Poson Full Moon Poya Day, the second most important Buddhist event of the year, being surpassed in importance by Vesak, troops...

Only Four COVID-19 Cases Reported in Last 24 Hours - NOCPCO

05th June 2020 07:54:06 Hours

Only Four COVID-19 Cases Reported in Last 24 Hours - NOCPCO

As stated yesterday (5) the UL 1206 Sri Lankan Flight is scheduled to arrive in Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport in a few hours (6) from Hamburg, Germany with expatriates, comprised of 236 civil ship crew stranded in foreign ports. A statement issued....

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SFHQ-J Takes Lead in Erecting Golden Fence around ‘Sudu Bodhiya’ at Sri Nagadeepa Vihara

06th June 2020 11:10:56 Hours

SFHQ-J Takes Lead in Erecting Golden Fence around ‘Sudu Bodhiya’ at Sri Nagadeepa Vihara

The unveiling of the gold-plated fence around the historic ‘Sudu Bodhiya’ in the sacred Sri Nagadeepa Viharaya in Jaffna took place on Friday (5) on account of the Poson Full Moon Poya Day.

Troops Distribute Essential Foods among Low-income Families in Kondaichchi

06th June 2020 11:02:16 Hours

Troops Distribute Essential Foods among Low-income Families in Kondaichchi

Major General A.A.I.J Bandara, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 54 Division during a visit to the Sri Vijaya Thilakaramaya buddhist temple in Mannar gave away a stock of dry ration packs among the needy on....

SF West Commander Joins Distribution of 500 Relief Packs on account of 'Poson'

03rd June 2020 21:50:41 Hours

SF West Commander Joins Distribution of 500 Relief Packs on account of 'Poson'

On the guidelines given by the Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, the Army Buddhist Association and the Security Force HQ-West on account of the....

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08-01-2019

NORTH: Troops in the general area of NEELUMWILA recovered unusable four anti personnel mines on Monday (7).

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The Commander Security Forces - East and Colonel of the Regiment Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) Major General Rasika Fernando recently admired and appreciated the performances of the SLNG Regimental Judo team who have been retaining the Army Championship title in the past 18 years without a break. Presenting gift vouchers to all in the team as well as coaches during a brief ceremony....