Sri Lanka Army

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  • 23 Division Engages in Welfare Projects

    01st February 2016 19:07:59 Hours

    Troop of the 23 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ - E) organized a Medical Clinic under the guidance of Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi....

  • 23 Division Troops Learn on 'Biodiversity'

    01st February 2016 18:21:43 Hours

    With the objective of educating officers and other ranks of the 23 Division of the Security Force Headquarters- East (SFHQ-E) on ‘Sri Lankan Biodiversity and Environmental Friendly Landscaping’......

  • New East Commander Visits 22 & 24 Divisions

    01st February 2016 18:08:13 Hours

    Major General Udayantha Wijerathne made first formal visits to 22 and 24 Divisions of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) during 18-22 January after assuming duties as the.....

  • Sri Lanka Army Cricket on the Rise

    01st February 2016 16:13:39 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army cricketers ended their long standing major title drought when they won the AIA Premier T20 championship beating a strong Tamil Union side by five wickets in an exciting......

  • Army Cricketers Selected for T-20 Tour in India

    29th January 2016 16:39:25 Hours

    Two cricketers of the Army Cricket team have been selected to the Sri Lanka National Squad for the T-20 tour to India, which is scheduled during Feb 06-16.

  • SFHQ - West Troops Assist Dengue Prevention Programme

    29th January 2016 16:27:03 Hours

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) contributed to the ongoing National Dengue prevention campaign on Thursday (28) on the directions of the Army Headquarters on......

  • GR Troops Welcome Their New Colonel of the Regiment

    29th January 2016 00:17:01 Hours

    Gajaba Regiment (GR) on Thursday (28) welcomed Major General Sumedha Perera as the newly-appointed Colonel of the Regiment, GR during a formal military ceremony at the Regimental.....

  • SFHQ-West to Get a New Officers' Mess

    28th January 2016 21:18:57 Hours

    The foundation stone-laying ceremony of the new Officers’ Mess of the Security Force Headquarters-West (SFHQ-West) was held at the Kendalanda Married Quarters premises on.......

  • SFHQ-West & Kilinochchi Contribute to 'Physical Fitness Week'

    28th January 2016 21:15:22 Hours

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters-West contributed to the ongoing physical fitness programme to be in line with the island-wide ‘Sports and Physical Health Promotion.....

  • New ICRC Vavuniya Head Meets Wanni Commander

    28th January 2016 16:59:40 Hours

    Mr. Vilson Mondal, the newly appointed Head of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC)-Vavuniya Office visited the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) on Wednesday (27) ......