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A group of 26 middle-grade Army officers, including one Nepalese officer and a Maldivian officer who followed the one-year long Logistics Staff Course - No 3 (LSC) at Trincomalee-based Army School of Logistics (ASL) received their graduation on Monday (22) during a simple ceremony at Colombo Defence Services College auditorium.......

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Commander Gives Hand to Woman’s Livelihood

22nd May 2017 15:45:00 Hours

Responding to a sympathetic appeal of an impoverished rural woman, made directly to the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Crisanthe De Silva, steps were taken by the Directorate of Agriculture and Livestock...........

Eternal Memories of Fallen War Heroes Recalled on War Hero Commemoration Day

22nd May 2017 15:40:59 Hours

Gallantry of War Heroes of the Tri-services and the Police received a deep veneration during this year’s National War Hero (Ranaviru) Commemoration Day’s solemn ceremony, held this evening (19) at the Ranaviru Monument.........

Garment Industry Training Centre Goes to Mullaittivu with SFHQ-MLT Initiatives

19th May 2017 21:00:33 Hours

A new training centre for potential 35 ladies and youths expecting to join the garment industry in future came into operation on Thursday (18) after the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu......

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Karainagar-Based 11 SLLI Troops Bring Bushfire Under Control

22nd May 2017 19:07:21 Hours

More than 100 soldiers serving the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) swiftly jumped into action and wrested control of a fast spreading bushfire in Kovalam Paddy area in the general area of the island, Karainagar.

Army Footballers Carry Away Cargills FA Tournament

21st May 2017 08:54:42 Hours

Sri Lanka Army footballers, in one of the most convincing victories made history securing the Cargills FA championship for the 4th consecutive year. Cargills FA Cup that evoked a sensational topic among island-wide football fans in the past few weeks....

CAVT Turns One Year Old

19th May 2017 21:32:56 Hours

The Centre for Army Vocational Training (CAVT) at Saliyawewa, Kalaoya celebrated its first anniversary with a series of anniversary programmes during 3 - 16 May. An offering of ‘Kiri Pidu’ (milky food ) to the deities at Aiyyanayake Kovil, conduct of ‘Shramadana’ to.....

Situation Report

23-05-2017

NORTH: Troops in the general areas of KULAMURIPPU, WELLAMULLIVAIKKAL and PUTHUKUDIYIRUPPU recovered four hand grenades, one 60 mm mortar shell, one Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) and three 81 mm mortar shells on Monday (22).

Meanwhile, de-mining groups recovered six anti personnel mines from PERIYAMADU and MALLAVARAYANKADDAIADAMPAN areas on same day (22).

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Sri Lanka Army footballers, in one of the most convincing victories made history securing the Cargills FA championship for the 4th consecutive year.Cargills FA Cup that evoked a sensational topic among island-wide football fans in the past few weeks worked an extremely curious guess as the tournament dragged on in an excitingly competitive manner.