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  • ‘Kapruka Pooja’ & 'Bodhi Pooja' Invoke Blessings

    24th October 2016 15:32:55 Hours

    A Kapruka Pooja and a Bodhi Pooja Pinkama were organized by the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) to coincide with the 66 Division anniversary.

  • Army Hockey Team Wins Tournament

    24th October 2016 15:29:56 Hours

    17th ‘Adi Vijaya Sath Samajika’ Hockey Tournament - 2016 for which Army Hockey team took part was held at Edward Hockey playground, Matale on Sunday (23).

  • School Children Get Weight Lifting Tools

    21st October 2016 14:51:10 Hours

    A Set of weight lifting tools were donated to Passaiyoor , St. Antony's R.C. Girls’ Vidyalayam by woman soldiers of the 7th Battalion of Sri Lanka Women's Corps (SLAWC) on Tuesday (18). The event was organized to appreciate the achievements of the two girls who....

  • Kiranchi Mobile Medical Clinic Treats More Than 500 Patients

    20th October 2016 23:12:08 Hours

    663 Brigade and 2 Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) troops serving under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi, intending to extend their helping hand to civilians in far remote areas arranged a mobile medical clinic at Kiranchi Grama Seva Division.....

  • Defence Adviser of India in Sri Lanka Calls on Commander SF-J

    20th October 2016 23:10:19 Hours

    Defence Adviser at High Commission of India in Sri Lanka, Captain Prakash Gopalan called on the Commander Security Forces - Jaffna.....

  • Bogaswewa Students Get More Incentives

    20th October 2016 23:08:46 Hours

    Students at Bogaswewa Maha Vidyalaya in Vavuniya on Tuesday (18) received a stock of oriental music instruments and three computers, following coordination, done by the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W).

  • New Basketball Court Opened in 7 SLLI

    20th October 2016 23:05:26 Hours

    An exhibition match between 7 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) and 9 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) troops serving under the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) inaugurated the newly-constructed Basketball Court......

  • Emergency Safety Measures Rehearsed

    20th October 2016 22:58:45 Hours

    Members of the Army serving the 122 Brigade of the 12 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) were among many civilians who attended a rehearsal on ‘Emergency Safety Measures in times of Disasters’, organized by the.....

  • Kilinochchi Commander Visits 57 Division

    20th October 2016 22:55:16 Hours

    With the intention of motivating the troops for duties and maintenance of high standards of discipline at formation levels, Major General Amal Karunasekara, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN) on Tuesday (18) made a field visit to......

  • Signallers Mark Their 73rd Anniversary at Panagoda

    18th October 2016 18:05:27 Hours

    The new shrine room of the Buddha (Budu Medura) and the Bo Maluwa (Bodhi precincts), erected inside the Regimental Headquarters of Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) at Panagoda was ceremonially opened for veneration on Saturday (15) early morning....