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  • MIR Fund Raiser Attract Huge Crowd

    18th July 2018 18:44:41 Hours

    MIR Fund Raiser Attract Huge Crowd

    The ‘Yanthrika Pabala Ranaviru Udanaya - 2018, the two-day Trade Fair and Musical Show - 2018 of the Mechanized Infantry Regiment (MIR) got under way with a record gathering at the Dambulla, Gam Udawa ground on Friday and Saturday (13-14).

  • One More Batch of 142 New Recruits Join the Army

    17th July 2018 14:54:43 Hours

    One More Batch of 142 New Recruits Join the Army

    142 new recruits who followed a four-month long Recruit Training Course at Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) Training School in Kegalle, passed out on Saturday (14) in a formal parade upon completion of their recruit training Course No 25. The military formalities and the ceremonial....

  • Native Place of Hasalaka War Hero Salutes His Memory

    17th July 2018 13:50:39 Hours

    Native Place of Hasalaka War Hero Salutes His Memory

    Hasalaka, the native place of the 6 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) War Hero Corporal Gamini Kularatne who made the supreme sacrifice to defend his camp at Elephant Pass, paid their respects on Monday (16) at Hasalaka Gamini Kularatne statue to coincide with his 27th death anniversary.

  • 22 Division Supports Dengue Prevention Drive

    17th July 2018 13:25:09 Hours

    22 Division Supports Dengue Prevention Drive

    Troops of 22 Division joined hands with the MOH office, Trincomalee and conducted a two day Dengue prevention programme during 13 - 14 July in Trincomalee town and its suburbs. It has been organized in parallel with the ongoing island-wide Dengue prevention campaign.

  • DCOS Reviews Construction Work in Panagoda Sports Village

    17th July 2018 13:24:09 Hours

    DCOS Reviews Construction Work in Panagoda Sports Village

    Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Deputy Chief of Staff (DCOS) together with several Officers went to the Panagoda Army cantonment and reviewed the progress of the construction work of proposed accommodation quarters, coming up with the Army Sports Village.

  • A Shramadana Clean Kovil Premises

    17th July 2018 13:23:09 Hours

    A Shramadana Clean Kovil Premises

    Troops of 653 Brigade of the 65 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) recently carryout a community project.

  • Army Troops Support Mosquito Controls in Colombo, Gampaha & Kalutara

    17th July 2018 13:13:09 Hours

    Army Troops Support Mosquito Controls in Colombo, Gampaha & Kalutara

    Over 180 Army personnel of the 14 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - West during 12 - 13 July contributed to the mega mosquito control programme in close coordination with respective Provincial and District authorities.

  • Kilinochchi Civilians & Troops Watch World Cup on LED Screen

    17th July 2018 11:27:41 Hours

    Kilinochchi Civilians & Troops Watch World Cup on LED Screen

    Security Force Headquarter – Kilinochchi with the intention of providing entertainment to the troops and civilians interested in watching the World Cup Football Final (FIFA) on Sunday (15) put up a large LED panel at the Kangapuram stadium area in Kilinochchi.

  • 571 Brigade Gets Down Canadian Youths to Help Kilinochchi Students

    16th July 2018 15:49:25 Hours

    571 Brigade Gets Down Canadian Youths to Help Kilinochchi Students

    571 Brigade Headquarters with the sponsorship provided by the ‘Youth Outreach Council - Vancouver’ in Canada distributed school items, sports items and office stationaries, worth about Rs 600,000/= among students at Pannakkandi Government Tamil Mixed School at Kilinochchi on Sunday (15).

  • Army Coordination Builds One More House for a Needy Family in Kilinochchi

    16th July 2018 14:37:01 Hours

    Army Coordination Builds One More House for a Needy Family in Kilinochchi

    Expanding its community-oriented projects further, the 57 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) is taking steps to have a new house constructed for a needy family in the area, thanks to the sponsorship.....