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  • 12 Division New GOC Assumes Duties

    04th November 2016 15:39:57 Hours

    12 Division New GOC Assumes Duties

    Major General R.A Nugera, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) in the 12 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) assumed duties on Wednesday (2) during a simple ceremony at......

  • GOC 12 Division Relinquishes Duties

    04th November 2016 15:36:46 Hours

    GOC 12 Division Relinquishes Duties

    Major General G.R.H Dias, General Officer Commanding (GOC) 12 Division relinquished duties on Wednesday (02) during a simple ceremony at the Divisional Headquarters premises to take up as new Commander.....

  • New VIR Colonel of the Regiment Assumes Duties

    02nd November 2016 15:51:08 Hours

    New VIR Colonel of the Regiment Assumes Duties

    Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana assumed office as the 16th Colonel of the Regiment of Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) on Monday (31) during a simple ceremony at the VIR Regimental Headquarters, Boyagane, Kurunegala.

  • Private Donor’s Programme Coordinated & Supported

    02nd November 2016 15:47:33 Hours

    Private Donor’s Programme Coordinated & Supported

    Troops of the 14 (V) Sri Lanka Light Infantry (14 SLLI) serving under the 621 Brigade in Mullaittivu District, Monarawewa Grama Niladari Division organized a donation campaign for Daham Pasel teachers and students.....

  • Officers Learning about Civil Affairs Awarded Certificates

    02nd November 2016 15:43:41 Hours

    Officers Learning about Civil Affairs Awarded Certificates

    One more course on ‘Civil Affairs Coordination’ for the officers organized by the Directorate of Psychological Operations held during 11-28 October concluded on Friday (28) at the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps Headquarters Colombo.

  • Inter-Division Athletic Meet Draws to a Close at Sports Complex Anuradhapura

    01st November 2016 19:53:51 Hours

    Inter-Division Athletic Meet Draws to a Close at Sports Complex Anuradhapura

    The Inter-Division Athletics Meet for the year-2016 was held during 25 - 26 October at the Sports complex - Anuradhapuara.

  • 53 Division Joins Tree Planting Programme

    01st November 2016 19:46:02 Hours

    53 Division Joins Tree Planting Programme

    In parallel to the 'Wanaropa' National Tree Planting campaign, the 53 Division Headquarters launched its tree planting day on October 28.

  • 574 Brigade Celebrates Its 5th Anniversary

    01st November 2016 19:39:13 Hours

    574 Brigade Celebrates Its 5th Anniversary

    574 Brigade Headquarters celebrated its 5th anniversary with several events at the Headquarters premises on October 27.

  • 19 SLNG Troops Attend Temple Cleaning

    01st November 2016 18:48:41 Hours

    19 SLNG Troops Attend Temple Cleaning

    Troops of 19 Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) in the 112 Brigade serving under the Security Force Headquarters Central (SFHQ-C) conducted a cleaning campaign at Sri Sumanarama temple, Lakshapana, Ambagamuwa on October 28.

  • Troops Join ‘Deepavali’ Pooja at Kilinochchi

    01st November 2016 18:30:59 Hours

    Troops Join ‘Deepavali’ Pooja at Kilinochchi

    A special Pooja on account of Deepavali festival, the national festival that symbolizes light over darkness, got underway at the Thirimurukkandi Pillayar Hindu Kovil in Kilinochchi on Saturday (29), Deepavali day of Hindu civilians.