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  • Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi Assumes Office as Commander Security Forces - East

    04th November 2016 18:00:21 Hours

    Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi Assumes Office as Commander Security Forces - East

    Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi assumed duties as the 14th Commander of the Security Forces - East (SF-E) on Tuesday (01) at Welikanda.....

  • 'Mitra Shakti' Entering Final Phase

    04th November 2016 16:39:29 Hours

    'Mitra Shakti' Entering Final Phase

    'Mitra Shakti' contingent on Wednesday (2) witnessed a demonstration on Rock Climbing that was presented by Commando troops. After witnessing the rock climbing demonstration....

  • SF-C Conducts Awareness Programme on ‘Innovative Thinking’

    04th November 2016 16:38:17 Hours

    SF-C Conducts Awareness Programme on ‘Innovative Thinking’

    An awareness programme, poised to impart knowledge on new innovations and highlight the importance of encouraging innovative creations and research took place at the Security Force Headquarters - Central.....

  • Major General K.M.U Wijeratne Bids Farewell to SF-E & Army

    04th November 2016 16:37:08 Hours

    Major General K.M.U Wijeratne Bids Farewell to SF-E & Army

    Major General K.M.U Wijeratne, Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E) with an illustrious military career spanning 35 years, relinquished the office of the Eastern Command on Sunday (31) completing his.....

  • Another Wednesday Training Programme Held SFHQ-MLT

    04th November 2016 16:36:13 Hours

    Another Wednesday Training Programme Held SFHQ-MLT

    Another Wednesday Training programme was held for officers and other ranks serving in Divisions, Forward Maintenance Areas (FMA), Brigades and Units under the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu.....

  • SFHQ-E Celebrates Its 13th Anniversary

    04th November 2016 16:11:30 Hours

    SFHQ-E Celebrates Its 13th Anniversary

    Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) conducted a series of activities on account of its 13th anniversary on a grand scale during October 25-28. The religious observances at Somawathiya Raja Maha Viharaya......

  • 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.....