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A group of about 67 members of the staff working in the Commander's Secretariat at the Army Headquarters, including civil employees were taken on an expedition of three days for the first time, thanks to an initiative of the Commander of the Army himself with the objective of promoting team-building spirits, understanding, goodwill and collective responsibility.

News Highlights

News Highlights

24 Div Troops Assist DMC to Renovate Affected Houses in Periyanilawanei

18th March 2018 10:04:19 Hours

Troops of the 23 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) and 3 (V) Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) of the 24 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – East (SFHQ-E) has offered their generous assistance to the Ampara Disaster Management Center (DMC) ..........

Army Troops Take Lead in Cleaning Trouble-Torn Digana-Kengalle Road Patch

16th March 2018 19:15:22 Hours

Members of the Security Force Headquarters, Central (SFHQ-Cen) of the Army who have now been entrusted the arduous challenge of rebuilding and renovating all damaged properties in the recent communal riot-affected areas of Digana.............

Novel 'HAHN Excellence Awards - 2017' for Best Health Practices Awards Laurels

16th March 2018 19:08:28 Hours

Marking a new epoch in the field of military medicine, the Colombo Army Hospital's pet project, 'Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’(HAHN) on Wednesday (14) spread its wings further by induction of its first-ever ‘HAHN Excellence Awards - 2017’ ceremony ......

News Features

News Features

Logistic School Contributes to Tree Planting

19th March 2018 15:14:48 Hours

Troops of the Army School of Logistics (ASL) at Trincomalee on Thursday (15) planted a few more than 1000 fruit saplings, like Mango, Lemon, Woodapple, Pomegranate, etc inside its compound as a contribution to the ongoing 'Api Wawamu - Rata Nagamu' .......

Mullaittivu Troops Contribute to Coastal Belt Clean-up

19th March 2018 14:37:53 Hours

Troops of the 19 Gemunu Watch (GW) serving the 593 Brigade of the 59 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) took part in a programme to clean up the 8 km coastal belt from Nayaru to Chemmalai in Mullaittivu on Saturday (17).

SFHQ-KLN Gets Push Bicycles for Kilinochchi Students

16th March 2018 10:32:36 Hours

Troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) in coordination with the Lions' Club of Negombo Orient’ distributed a stock of push bicycles among Kilinochchi students during a brief ceremony, held at Harmony Centre in Kilinochchi.....

Situation Report


NORTH: De-mining groups recovered eighteen anti-personnel mines and one 82 mm mortar bomb from PERIYAMADU area on Saturday (17).

Meanwhile, troops recovered one mortar bomb from AKKARAYANKULAM area on the same day (17).

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Sports News

The finals of the Inter Battalion Football Championship of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) was held at the 5 Sri Lanka Army Ordinance Corps (SLAOC) playground on Thursday (8).