Sri Lanka Army

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  • Army Organized Eye Clinic Distributes Free Spectacles

    17th May 2016 21:27:59 Hours

    Troops of the 66 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on account of forthcoming Vesak organized a mobile eye clinic and a donation of spectacle to.....

  • SFHQ-West Staff at Panagoda on Pilgrimage

    17th May 2016 21:19:33 Hours

    Members of the staff including civil employees and family members of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) at Panagoda went on a pilgrimage to Kataragama during 10 - 11 May as.....

  • Woman Soldiers Educated on 'Baby Care'

    17th May 2016 00:12:12 Hours

    In order to enhance the knowledge on ‘baby care’ for woman Army soldiers, two separate programmes got underway at 3 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC) Headquarters and at 5..............

  • 64 Div Commander Takes Over Office

    16th May 2016 23:55:14 Hours

    Brigadier P. I Pathirathne took over duties as the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 64 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) Monday (09) morning.

  • Floral Wreeths Placed in Ratnapura & Anuradhapura War Heroes' Monuments

    16th May 2016 23:27:25 Hours

    Two War Heroes’ Commemoration ceremonies were recently held in Ratnapura and Anuradhapura to coincide with the ongoing Ranaviru commemorative month.

  • 7 SLLI Warrant Officers' New Mess Opened

    16th May 2016 19:00:21 Hours

    The newly-constructed Warrant Officers’ and Sergeants Mess’ at the 7 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Battalion at Kilinochchi was declared open by Major General Amal Karunasekara.....

  • 3 SLNG Troops Help Temple Renovation Project

    13th May 2016 21:35:19 Hours

    Troops of 3 Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) at the 12 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters-Central (SFHQ-C) at the invitation of the monk in Kasagala Buddhist Temple renovated....

  • One More Batch of Army Personnel Receives Vocational Training

    13th May 2016 17:53:31 Hours

    One more set of Army personnel, lined up for retirement from the Army within a short period received vocational training certificates after receipt of training in different vocational spheres.....

  • SFHQ - MLT Presentations Held

    13th May 2016 17:41:59 Hours

    A training day session began on Wednesday (11) at the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) on the instructions given by Major General P.U.S. Vithanage, Commander.....

  • Troops at SFHQ-KLN Celebrate International Mothers' Day

    11th May 2016 22:02:32 Hours

    Troops at the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) organized a visit to the Kilinochchi Base Hospital to coincide with the ‘World Mothers’ Day’ on directions of Major General....