Sri Lanka Army

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News Features

  • SF-E Commander Visits 5 (V) SLAWC

    08th January 2017 22:04:35 Hours

    5 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (5(V) SLAWC) troops on Sunday (8) greeted Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E) .......

  • Army Ruggerites Defeat CH & FC

    08th January 2017 22:04:33 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Rugby Team clinched victory over CH & FC Rugby team by scoring 43 to 8 points during the Inter Club Dialog Rugby Tournament - 2016 and 2017, held at Diyagama grounds on Sunday (8). At the first half, Army secured 31 points against 3 of their rivals.

  • Canteen Complex with ATM Opened at 53 Division Headquarters

    07th January 2017 16:30:45 Hours

    A new building, consists of a welfare shop, a canteen and an ATM machine was opened on Thursday (5) at the 53 Division Headquarters, Inamaluwa Digampathana area with the purpose of facilitating both Army personnel and the general public.

  • Troops Assist to Douse Fires at Mahadiulwewa & Hanthana

    06th January 2017 18:44:19 Hours

    Troops of the 6 Sri Lanka Armoured Corps (SLAC) serving the 221 Brigade of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) and 111 Brigade troops, including 5 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) and 2 Sri Lanka Rifle Corps (SLRC) troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Central.....

  • Advanced English Course to Improve Knowledge

    06th January 2017 18:43:13 Hours

    Intending to improve knowledge on advanced English knowledge skills in the form of writing, speaking, listening and reading to match with latest communicative techniques, Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) launched a month-long programme from 5 December to 6 January at the SFHQ-W auditorium.

  • Wanni Troops Coordinate Distribution of Cows among Low-Income Groups

    05th January 2017 16:31:06 Hours

    Coordination and proper selections done by the civil affairs section of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ - W), commanded by Major General J.R Kulathunga, enabled ten low-income group families in Veheratenna, Bogaswewa, Selalihinigama.....

  • Army Distributes Accessories & Uniforms to School students

    05th January 2017 15:55:12 Hours

    Troops of the 511 Brigade under the 51 Division organized a distribution of school items at the Suthumalai North Tamil Mixed School (NTMS) in Manipay on Monday (2) with the coordination of 25 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment troops.

  • New 56 Division GOC Begins Duties

    05th January 2017 15:55:02 Hours

    Brigadier T.J Nanayakkara, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC), 56 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) assumed duties at his office on Monday (2).

  • 12 Division Troops Assist ‘Pahan Pooja’

    05th January 2017 15:54:47 Hours

    Troops of the 12 Division under the Security Force Headquarters-Central (SFHQ-C) offered their assistance to the conduct of the 84,000 Pahan Pooja Pinkama (oil lamps) at Kirivehera sacred place, headed by the former President, Ms Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga on 31 December.

  • SFHQ-MLT & SFHQ-C Hold Wednesday Training Programmes

    05th January 2017 15:50:12 Hours

    Another Wednesday Training Programme, organized for officers in Divisions, Forward Maintenance Areas (FMA), Brigades and Units of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ - MLT) got underway on Wednesday (4) at the SFHQ - MLT auditorium.