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  • 25 Army Personnel Complete SLBC Course on Compering

    24th July 2017 19:50:19 Hours

    A 32-day long course on public compering for Army personnel, designed by the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC) at the request of the Directorate of Media of the Army, ended on Monday (24) .....

  • 42 More Potential Army Retirees Receive NVQ Certificates

    24th July 2017 15:03:48 Hours

    The Centre for Army Vocational Training (CAVT) at Kalaoya, Saliyawewa awarded certificates to 42 more Army personnel who successfully completed tradesman courses on aluminum work, domestic wiring .............

  • SFHQ-Jaffna Gets New Computers to Students at Navathkuli Maha Vidyalaya

    23rd July 2017 15:42:28 Hours

    The Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J), lending its assistance to schools in the Jaffna Peninsula once again gifted three new computers to the Navathkuli Maha Vidyalaya on Thursday (20) with the objective of enhancing students’ knowledge on Information Technology (IT).

  • Drinking Water Facility & Donation of Push Bicycles Held with Army Coordination

    23rd July 2017 15:39:43 Hours

    542 Brigade troops under the 54 Division, commanded by Brigadier N. P Akuranthilake, Brigade Commander, coordinated the donation of a Tube Well for drinking water and a stock of push bicycles to much-needed school children of Illuppaikulam in Manthottam, Mannar recently.......

  • CTS Ampara Puts Up Its Own Herbal Garden

    23rd July 2017 15:30:18 Hours

    All staffers, instructors and trainees at the Combat Training School (CTS), Ampara, joined together and put up a new ‘Osu Uyana’ (Herbal Garden) with 100 indigenous species after planting those saplings at the separate section inside the CTS premises on Saturday (22).

  • New House for Needy Family thru Army Coordination

    20th July 2017 18:31:55 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) coordinated the construction of a new house for a needy family at Maithreegama, Welikanda after a request to that effect was made by Meerigama ‘Gauthama Daruwo Arya Foundation’, the sponsors for the project.

  • 6th CAVT Mobile Eye Clinic Distributes Free Spectacles

    20th July 2017 18:30:24 Hours

    The Centre for Army Vocational Training (CAVT) at Saliyawewa, launching its 6th mobile eye clinic project with the support of Kandy Opticians (Pvt) Ltd at Warawewa Siddartha welfare community hall distributed 284 pairs of spectacles among.....

  • New Water Facility Installed for Students at Navatkuli Maha Vidyalaya

    19th July 2017 16:39:24 Hours

    Troops of the 522 Brigade of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J), consequent upon a request, put up a new drinking water facility in Navatkuli Maha Vidyalaya premises on the guidelines......

  • ADIC Officials Educate Troops on ‘Anti Social Acts’

    19th July 2017 16:38:40 Hours

    The Directorate of Psychological Operations of the Army in coordination with the Alcohol and Drug Information Centre (ADIC) conducted one more training programme during 18 - 20 on ‘Anti-social acts’ with ........

  • 256 New SLCMP Recruits to Take Up Island-Wide Duties

    19th July 2017 16:26:29 Hours

    One more batch of 256 new recruits to the Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police (SLCMP) upon completion of their Provost Course - No. 71 passed out during a recent Passing Out Parade (POP), held at School of Military Police, Girithale.