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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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66 Division Takes Lead Cultivating Coconuts with Civilians

17th November 2017 13:55:37 Hours

A comprehensive project to make cultivation of coconuts in the general area of Pooneryn more attractive has been launched by the 66 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), following an initiative taken by Major General Duminda Keppetiwalana......

Stage Set for ‘Army Para Games 2017’

16th November 2017 21:10:16 Hours

Some 450 differently able Army War Heroes of our times, rich with unswerving moral courage and insatiable aptitude for multiple athletic skills, are to showcase their talents in the ‘Sri Lanka Army Para Games - 2017’, final tournament, scheduled to be held during November 22-24 at.....

South Korean Embassy’s Defence Attaché Calls on Commander of the Army

15th November 2017 15:34:25 Hours

Defence Attaché of India-based Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Colonel In Lee paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake this morning (15) at the Army Headquarters. The cordial meeting that.....

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17 (V) GR Troops Perform Community Welfare Projects

16th November 2017 18:31:24 Hours

Barathipuram area-based 17 (V) Gajaba Regiment (GR) troops of the 571 Brigade of the 57 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) recently carried out several community-oriented welfare projects.....

Junior Command Course Students Visit Mullaittivu

16th November 2017 18:05:53 Hours

A group of Officers, including 7 foreigners, currently attending the Junior Command Course on Counter Insurgency Jungle Warfare (JCC CIJW) - No 20 at Maduruoya Army Training School (ATS) during a field visit to Mullaittivu area called .....

‘Mr Army' 2017 Goes to SLASC in Inter Regiment Tournament

16th November 2017 18:04:16 Hours

Awarding of prizes to the winners in the Inter Regiment Body Building, Weight-Lifting and Power Lifting Tournament - 2017 took place at the Indoor Gymnasium Complex at Panagoda on Thursday (16). Major General Wajira Palihakkara, Director General.....

Situation Report


NORTH: Troops recovered one hand grenade from KOMBAVIL area on Tuesday (14).

Meanwhile, demining group recovered three anti personnel mines from THENNAMARAWADY area on the same day (14).

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The finals of the National Volleyball Championship - 2017, organized by the Sri Lanka Volleyball Association, together with Ministry of Sports powered by 'Munchee' will be held on Saturday (18) evening at the National Youth Council Indoor Courts in Maharagama. Sri Lanka Army Men’s and Women’s teams together with Sri Lanka Electricity Board Men’s and Sri Lanka Air Force Women’s teams were selected to the finals in the Super League respectively scheduled for Saturday (18).