Sri Lanka Army

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  • Panagoda Army Cantonment Receives New Facelift

    30th March 2016 00:34:17 Hours

    Following a suggestion, made by the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva, efforts were launched by the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West)......

  • Army Personnel Support Blood Donation Campaign

    30th March 2016 00:14:59 Hours

    More than 35 members of the 7 Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) and 2 Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (SLEME) of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C).......

  • New MIR Colonel of the Regiment Speaks to All Ranks

    29th March 2016 23:52:36 Hours

    Major General Kamal Gunaratne, the newly appointed Colonel of the Regiment, Mechanized Infantry Regiment (MIR) had his formal first visits to the MIR Brigade, 1 & 4 Battalions of MIR in the North.....

  • 55 Division Troops Undergo Training

    29th March 2016 22:12:56 Hours

    Troops of 19 (V) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment - 19 (V) SLSR recently participated in its annual Battalion training at the 55 Division Battalion Training School of the Security Forces Headquarters.........

  • VIR is 26 Years of Age

    25th March 2016 21:26:53 Hours

    Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) celebrated their 26th anniversary under the directions of Major General K.C Gunawardena Colonel of the Regiment - VIR at the Regimental Centre, Boyagane on......

  • 'Bodhi Pooja' Invokes Blessings

    25th March 2016 21:20:01 Hours

    A Bodhi Pooja programme was organized by the troops of Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) on the directions of Major General A.P. De Z Wickramaratne, Commander, SFHQ-C, on......

  • Army Boxers Carry Overall Championship Beating 15 Boxing Clubs

    24th March 2016 21:14:13 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Boxers after absence of 6 years grabbed the overall championship in the National Boxing Tournament - 2015, held during March 16 - 20 at Colombo Torrington Stadium of the.......

  • 6 MIC Troops in Meritorious Programme

    24th March 2016 17:54:23 Hours

    Troops serving at the 6 (V) Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) organized a Bodhi Pooja Pinkama to coincide with the Medin Full Moon Poya day on Tuesday (22) at the Muladeepa Temple....

  • SFHQ - MLT Conducts Monthly Training Day

    24th March 2016 17:47:11 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) conducted its monthly Training Day Programme for officers serving in the SFHQ-MLT area, under the supervision of Major General P.U.S. Vithanage....

  • Army and Civilians in Soccer Tournament

    24th March 2016 03:59:24 Hours

    Troops at the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) organized a 9-day Soccer Tournament during March 12-20 at the 65 Divisional Headquarters in Thunukkai.