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New Prime Minister Hon Mahinda Rajapaksa Takes Oath at Kelaniya Temple Premises

Hon Mahinda Rajapaksa was sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Sri Lanka by HE the President Gotabaya Rajapaksa this morning (9) during a state ceremony at the historic Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya, one of the most sacred Buddhist places of worship, consecrated by the visit of Lord Buddha centuries ago.

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New Ministers, State Ministers & District Chairmen Sworn in by HE the President at Historic 'Magul Maduwa'

12th August 2020 12:59:38 Hours

New Ministers, State Ministers & District Chairmen Sworn in by HE the President at Historic 'Magul Maduwa'

Swearing-in ceremony of Cabinet Ministers, State Ministers and Chairmen for District Coordinating Committees of the new government, headed by HE the President...

Wanni House Construction Enters Landmark Phase Gifting Two More Army-built Homes

12th August 2020 10:59:38 Hours

Wanni House Construction Enters Landmark Phase Gifting Two More Army-built Homes

Security Force HQ-Wanni, marking one more important phase in its continuing house construction project for needy Wanni civilians, vested two more Army-built houses in low income families in Mihinthale...

Turning Point, 'Mavil Aru' Re-opening of Sluice Gates Completes 14 Years

10th August 2020 13:19:53 Hours

Turning Point, 'Mavil Aru' Re-opening of Sluice Gates Completes 14 Years

10th August 2006 marked the most decisive and unforgettable turning-point in the liberation of the whole country of brutal LTTE terrorism that plagued the Sri Lankan Nation for over 30 years. As LTTE assassinations...

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US Defence Attaché in Colombo Calls on Commander of the Army

13th August 2020 12:30:29 Hours

US Defence Attaché in Colombo Calls on Commander of the Army

The Defence Attaché of the Embassy of the United States of America in Sri Lanka, Lieutenant Colonel Travis Cox, together with a delegation had a periodical review meeting with the Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army and Head of the...

Army-Built New Class Room for Udaradella Tamil School Opened

13th August 2020 12:07:33 Hours

Army-Built New Class Room for Udaradella Tamil School Opened

A new building with a single classroom, built by the Army at Udaradella Tamil Primary school premises with donor funds was vested in the school on Monday (10) by Major General Keerthi Costa, Commander, Security Forces-Central.

FMA Troops in East Offer Blood for Polonnaruwa Patients

13th August 2020 12:05:51 Hours

FMA Troops in East Offer Blood for Polonnaruwa Patients

The Forward Maintenance Area - East HQ troops of the Security Force HQ-East, in response to a request of the Blood Transfusion Bank at Polonnaruwa Hospital organized a Blood Donation Campaign during 10 - 11 Aug at the Blood Bank in the Polonnaruwa Hospital.

Situation Report

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 Inter Unit Soccer Championship of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps (SLAC) was held at 4 Sri Lanka Armoured Corps (SLAC) Clappenburg camp in Trincomalee during 1-2 August on a grand scale.