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  • Logistic School Contributes to Tree Planting

    19th March 2018 15:14:48 Hours

    Troops of the Army School of Logistics (ASL) at Trincomalee on Thursday (15) planted a few more than 1000 fruit saplings, like Mango, Lemon, Woodapple, Pomegranate, etc inside its compound as a contribution to the ongoing 'Api Wawamu - Rata Nagamu' .......

  • Mullaittivu Troops Contribute to Coastal Belt Clean-up

    19th March 2018 14:37:53 Hours

    Troops of the 19 Gemunu Watch (GW) serving the 593 Brigade of the 59 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) took part in a programme to clean up the 8 km coastal belt from Nayaru to Chemmalai in Mullaittivu on Saturday (17).

  • SFHQ-KLN Gets Push Bicycles for Kilinochchi Students

    16th March 2018 10:32:36 Hours

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) in coordination with the Lions' Club of Negombo Orient’ distributed a stock of push bicycles among Kilinochchi students during a brief ceremony, held at Harmony Centre in Kilinochchi.....

  • Swiss Delegation Meets Jaffna Commander

    16th March 2018 10:30:23 Hours

    A Swiss delegation, headed by HE Heinz Walker - Nederkoom, Swiss Ambassador for Sri Lanka and Mr Damiano Sguaitamati, the First Secretary (Political) at the Swiss embassy visited the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on Monday (12) during a tour to the North.

  • 5th Anniversary of SFHQ-Cen Marked Prioritizing Religious Observances

    16th March 2018 10:28:21 Hours

    Giving prominence to religious ceremonies, the Security Forces Headquarters-Central (SFHQ-Cen) celebrated its 5th anniversary with a series of events on the directions of Major General Rukmal Dias, Commander, Security Forces - Central (SF-Cen) during 12-16 March.

  • New GOC in 65 Division Assumes Office

    15th March 2018 15:23:23 Hours

    Major General Kuma Peiris on Tuesday (13) assumed duties as the 9th General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 65 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) during a simple ceremony.

  • Support Extended for Conduct of Trincomalee Inter School Western Band Competition

    14th March 2018 13:54:20 Hours

    22 Division Headquarters under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) in coordination with the Old Boys Association of St Joseph’s College, Trincomalee jointly organized an Inter-school....

  • Thunukkai Civilians Among Well-wishers to Outgoing 65 Division GOC

    13th March 2018 14:25:53 Hours

    Civilians in Thunukkai were among well-wishers who assembled at the 65 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) when farewell formalities to the outgoing Major General Sarath Weerawardane..........

  • Jaffna Troops Educated on ‘Practical Application of Buddhism into Life’

    13th March 2018 14:23:30 Hours

    Members of the 'Managers Forum' in Jaffna were among those who listened to a lecture, delivered recently by a southern orator on 'Well-being at Workplace' at the Institute of Engineers in Jaffna, following coordination, facilitated by the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J).

  • Special ‘Kovil Pooja’ in Mankulam Prays for Communal Harmony

    13th March 2018 14:21:30 Hours

    A special Kovil ‘Pooja’ at Mankulam Ganapathi Kovil premises in Mankulam, organized by troops of the 3 Gajaba Regiment (GR) under the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) prayed for communal harmony, peace and harmony on Sunday (11).