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  • SF-KLN Troops Educated on ‘Kiyoshi Ryu Budo’ Training

    15th January 2018 13:31:50 Hours

    The certificate awarding ceremony of the 1st and 2nd courses, Green and Yellow belt of ‘Kiyoshi Ryu Budo’ held for troops got underway on Thursday (11) at ‘Nelum Piyasa’ auditorium in Kilinochchi.The objectives of the course were to.....

  • Applications for Enlistment of Cadet Officers Called

    13th January 2018 16:52:46 Hours

    Directorate of Personnel Administration at the Army Headquarters seeks applicants for enlistment as Cadet Officers to the Regular Force of the Sri Lanka Army. Applicants between 18-22 years of age who have passed the G.C.E (A/L) and record sports skills....

  • Wedding Bells Ring for 'Abimansala - 2' War Hero

    13th January 2018 14:13:57 Hours

    One more disabled War Hero, resident in Kamburupitiya-based 'Abimansala -2' (wellness resort) tied nuptial knots during a wedding ceremony at Dickwella Priyanka Reception Hall on 7 December 2017, organized by the 'Abimansala - 2' staff under the.....

  • US Embassy Delegates Call at SFHQ-MLT

    12th January 2018 11:26:31 Hours

    The Deputy Head of the Political Wing at the US Embassy in Sri Lanka, Mr Patric Tillou and Political Officer, Sean Ruthe during a tour to the Mullaittivu had a courtesy meeting with the Commander, Security Forces - Mullaittivu (SF-MLT) Major General.....

  • Renovation Work of ‘Kirankulama’ Tank Begins

    11th January 2018 16:41:04 Hours

    The preliminary renovation work of the ‘Kirankulama’ medium size tank which has remained unattended for some time began Tuesday (9) morning at Ichchalanpaththu under the Verugal Divisional Secretariat in Trincomalee District.

  • 59 Div Coordinates Free Distribution of Spectacles to Mullaittivu Civilians

    11th January 2018 12:30:10 Hours

    Troops of the 592 Brigade of the 59 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) coordinated with the ‘George Gooneratne Opticians’, Colombo 3 and launched an eye clinic in which spectacles were distributed after examining.....

  • 22 Division Troops Claim Championship in Inter Division Football Tournament

    11th January 2018 12:28:52 Hours

    22 Division footballers secured the victory in the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) – organized, Inter Division Football Tournament - 2017 defeating the 23 Division for 1 to Nil, held at the 22 Division grounds in Trincomalee on Sunday (7).

  • New Wheel Balancing Centre in SFHQ-MLT Opened

    11th January 2018 12:26:52 Hours

    The newly-established wheel alignment and wheel balancing section of the 6 Battalion, Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (SLEME) of the Security Force Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) was ceremonially opened by Colonel Commandant.....

  • First Stock of Spectacles Distributed in Koddikaman

    10th January 2018 11:21:16 Hours

    Another community welfare project spearheaded jointly by the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) and ‘Susarana Lanka’ Social Development Foundation of the Malwathu Maha Viharaya gave away eye glasses free of charge after conducting mobile eye clinic a few weeks ago.

  • All Party Parliamentary Group on Sri Lanka in UK Meets Jaffna Commander

    08th January 2018 18:38:24 Hours

    A delegation, led by the Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Sri Lanka in the UK during a visit to the Northern Province met Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander, Security Forces – Jaffna (SF-J) at the Security Force Headquarters......