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One more initiative taken by the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ - J) for the greater benefit of the fishing community, living along Urani coastal belt, bordering the Palaly Army Cantonment, Jaffna, facilitated the fishing community in Urani, Thaiddi (East) and Nallinakkapuram .....

News Highlights

News Highlights

Lance Corporal H.A Heenbanda’s Protest at Fort Railway Station on Monday (16.01.17)

16th January 2017 21:05:56 Hours

Lance Corporal H.A Heenbanda who turned disabled after injuries in the operations, was posted to the Yakkala Ranaviru Apparels factory for light duties and has been kept responsible as a subject clerk.......

New ‘Yoghurt’ Unit Inside the Camp to Buy More Milk from Civilians

16th January 2017 17:45:41 Hours

Purchase of more and more quantities of milk from dairy farmers in Kilinochchi is to be further expanded after the Army’s Yoghurt producing unit at the 6 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC) Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN),......

Army Troops in Jaffna Launch Full Scale Fight Against Alarming ‘Dengue’ Epidemic in 67 Schools

15th January 2017 22:00:18 Hours

Taking the challenge of eradicating Dengue epidemic from school gardens and their surroundings, a few more than 1000 members of the Army, drawn from all three peninsula-based Divisions (51, 52, 55)......

News Features

News Features

New SLAWC Recruits Pass Out

17th January 2017 20:46:26 Hours

The Passing out Parade (PoP) of 87 recruits of the Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corp (SLAWC) who followed the 9th SLAWC Recruit Training Course took place recently at 3 (V) SLAWC Training School, Sudunpura, Dehiaththakandiya.

New Kilinochchi Commander Assumes Office

16th January 2017 16:36:20 Hours

Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana assumed duties as the 10th Commander of the Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN) on Monday (16) during a ceremony held at the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN).

Hundreds of Kites in Jaffna Skies Symbolize Thaipongal Spirits

16th January 2017 14:08:42 Hours

A large gathering of youngsters, kids and civilians flocked to the Kankesanthurai coastal area on Thaipongal day (14) to enjoy a mammoth kite flying festival. Troops of the Security Force Headquarters-Jaffna.....

Situation Report

17 - 01 - 2017

NORTH: Troops in the general area of PUTHUKKUDDIYIRIPPU recovered fourteen 81 mm mortar bombs, six 60 mm mortar bombs and one 130 mm artillery shell on Monday (16).

Meanwhile, de-mining groups recovered twenty-one anti personnel mines from PERIYAMADHU area on the same day (16).

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Sports News

Army Sports Club beating Saracens in the first inning in the 2016/2017 premier league three-day Cricket match, held at the Moors Cricket Grounds, Colombo during 14-16 January, entered the Super 8 Rounds in the tournament.