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  • Kilinochchi Commander Visits 57 Division

    20th October 2016 22:55:16 Hours

    Kilinochchi Commander Visits 57 Division

    With the intention of motivating the troops for duties and maintenance of high standards of discipline at formation levels, Major General Amal Karunasekara, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN) on Tuesday (18) made a field visit to......

  • Signallers Mark Their 73rd Anniversary at Panagoda

    18th October 2016 18:05:27 Hours

    Signallers Mark Their 73rd Anniversary at Panagoda

    The new shrine room of the Buddha (Budu Medura) and the Bo Maluwa (Bodhi precincts), erected inside the Regimental Headquarters of Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) at Panagoda was ceremonially opened for veneration on Saturday (15) early morning....

  • Community Projects Dominate Anniversary Programmes

    18th October 2016 17:59:30 Hours

    Community Projects Dominate Anniversary Programmes

    Community-oriented projects such as installation of a new water purification system for school students in Inamaluwa, construction of a new sanitary and sewage disposal scheme in a Galewela school, cleaning of roadways leading to Walagamba.....

  • Elaborate Arrangements Mark Anniversary at Kandy School of Signals

    17th October 2016 18:38:12 Hours

    Elaborate Arrangements Mark Anniversary at Kandy School of Signals

    Sri Lanka Army’s, School of Signals, the seat of IT and communicative technicality learning in Kandy marked its 26th birth anniversary, giving prominence to a chain of religious and military formalities.

  • New SLNG Colonel of the Regiment Takes Office

    17th October 2016 18:18:05 Hours

    New SLNG Colonel of the Regiment Takes Office

    The new Colonel of the Regiment, Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG), Major General A.P De Z Wickramaratne on Thursday (13) assumed office during a simple ceremony at the SLNG Headquarters, Wehaerawatte, Kurunegala.

  • Army Riders & Drivers Do Well in ‘Commando Challenge - 2016’

    17th October 2016 17:39:10 Hours

    Army Riders & Drivers Do Well in ‘Commando Challenge - 2016’

    Army riders and drivers who competed in the recently-concluded ‘Commando Challenge - 2016’super cross of the Commando Regiment secured leading places in several categories in the open event sector.

  • Two-day Workshop on ‘Personal Hygiene’ Educates Troops

    17th October 2016 15:00:05 Hours

    Two-day Workshop on ‘Personal Hygiene’ Educates Troops

    A workshop on ‘Personal Hygiene and Health Protection’ was held at the 61 Division Headquarters during 11 and 12 October. The workshop was conducted to educate the troops on the importance of conducting good health practices.

  • Two Wednesday Training Lectures Held

    13th October 2016 16:05:14 Hours

    Two Wednesday Training Lectures Held

    Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) as part of its routine Wednesday lecture programmes, effected on the directions of the Commander of the Army, organized two lectures......

  • New Game Records Established in Army Para Games

    13th October 2016 16:03:06 Hours

    New Game Records Established in Army Para Games

    The ongoing 19th Army Para Games - 2016 at Diyagama Stadium has so far established several new game records in shot put, high jump, long jump, javelin, discuss throwing and 200 m events, etc.

  • Awareness Programme on ‘Innovative Thinking’ Educates All Ranks

    13th October 2016 16:02:34 Hours

    Awareness Programme on ‘Innovative Thinking’ Educates All Ranks

    An awareness programme, poised to impart knowledge on new innovations and highlight the importance of encouraging innovative creations and research took place...