Sri Lanka Army

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  • Army Personnel Learn More on 'Disaster Management'

    22nd March 2016 04:52:08 Hours

    A refresher course on Disaster Management got underway at the 2 Sri Lanka Rifle Corps (SLRC) at the 11 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters – Central (SFHQ-C) during March 7-11.

  • IT Course Completed

    21st March 2016 18:34:30 Hours

    With the intention of enhancing knowledge on Information Technology (IT), officers and other ranks serving at Divisions, Brigades, Forward Maintenance Area (FMA) and Units at the......

  • SIO Course No 55 Commenced

    21st March 2016 18:30:57 Hours

    Officers and other rankers at the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) started its Special Infantry Operation (SIO) Course - 55 at the SFHQ-West. Lieutenant Colonel......

  • SFHQ-MLT English Course No.6 Commenced

    21st March 2016 18:24:22 Hours

    The 6th English Course of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) commenced on Friday (18) at the SFHQ-MLT premises on the directions of Major General P.U.S. Vithanage......

  • SLC Session Selects VIR Fast Bowler for 8 Man Team

    18th March 2016 22:03:02 Hours

    Lieutenant H.M.C.R.K Herath of the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) has been selected to the SLC national team as one of the best eight fast bowlers in the country. The SLC in combination with.....

  • Army Personnel Learns About Anti-Social Activities

    18th March 2016 00:18:08 Hours

    Directorate of Psychological Operations organized a workshop, themed ‘Illegal Activities in Society’ at the Regimental Headquarters, Sri Lanka Signal Corps (RHQ-SLSC) on Thursday (17).

  • SFHQ-C Troops Celebrate Its 3rd Anniversary

    17th March 2016 23:51:22 Hours

    Troops serving Divisions, Brigades, Army Training Schools and Units of the Security Force Headquarters – Central (SFHQ-C) organized several programmes to coincide with their third anniversary.....

  • 583 Brigade Troops Conduct Eye Clinic for the Poor

    17th March 2016 19:17:49 Hours

    Troops at the 583 Brigade in the 58 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters – West (SFHQ-West) together with 4 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) organized an Eye Clinic on the.........

  • SFHQ-MLT Presentations Held

    17th March 2016 18:30:26 Hours

    Another round of the training day programmes was organized on Wednesday (16) at the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) under the supervision of Major General P.U.S. Vithanage........

  • Australian High Commissioner Meets Jaffna Commander

    17th March 2016 00:25:36 Hours

    HE Mr Bryce Hutchesson, the Australian High Commissioner for Sri Lanka together with Mr Michael Newman, the first secretary, Mr Nicholas Burnett, the second Secretary and Ms Jhannara Mohideen........