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  • Army Troops Working in Polonnaruwa Stage a ‘New Year Walk’ with Sister Services

    08th January 2018 18:16:29 Hours

    More than 250 tri-servicemen, including a majority of Army personnel, together with all workers, committed to the ongoing ‘Pibidemu Polonnaruwa’ project of the ‘Rajarata Navodaya’ of the President’s Secretariat, greeted the first working week........

  • 233 Brigade Coordinates Donation of Food and Clothes for Needy Families

    08th January 2018 16:52:46 Hours

    233 Brigade troops of the 23 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – East (SFHQ-E) coordinated a donation programme for needy families at Tikkana village in Verugal area, Trincomalee on Monday (1) to mark the dawn of the New Year - 2018.

  • Inter Regiment Badminton Trophy - 2018 Goes to SLLI

    08th January 2018 16:51:06 Hours

    The finals of the inter-regiment badminton tournament - 2018 took place at Panagoda Indoor Stadium on Monday (8). Major General Dampath Fernando, Deputy Chief of Staff attended the prize-giving ceremony as the Chief Guest at the invitation of Brigadier D.T Gamage......

  • Kilinochchi Troops Get School Accessories for Kids as New Year Incentives

    07th January 2018 17:11:27 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), paying attention to the requirements of kids at Annai Illam pre-school in Kilinochchi, ......

  • Army Coordination Gets Books for Libraries

    07th January 2018 17:10:45 Hours

    233 Brigade troops of the 23 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – East (SFHQ-E), together with the support of Mr Kalana Wakisitha of the National Library Colombo recently donated a large stock of books for libraries in Welikanda and Vakarei areas in Trincomalee district.

  • Kilinochchi & East-based Troops Educated on AIDS & Sexually-Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

    07th January 2018 16:58:13 Hours

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters – East (SFHQ-E) as well as troops serving the Security Force Headquarters- Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) .......

  • 22 Division Troops in Trincomalee Support ‘Sathi Pirith Pinkama’

    07th January 2018 16:52:26 Hours

    Trincomalee-based troops of the 22 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – East (SFHQ-E) on the eve of the New Year lent their full co-operation to conduct the annual ‘Sathi Pirith Pinkama’ (week-long chanting) at Jayasumanarama Raja Maha Vihara, Trincomalee which began on 26 December 2017.

  • 22 Division Troops Lend Assistance to Special Dengue Prevention Drive

    07th January 2018 16:46:37 Hours

    Troops of the 22 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) recently joined hands with officials and workers at the office of the Medical Officer of Health (MOH) and Health workers for two days (27-29 Dec) and launched a special Dengue Prevention Programme in Andankulam, Chinabay and Palaiyoothu areas in Trincomalee with the objective of diminishing the spread of Dengue epidemic.

  • All Army Sports Stars Meet One Another Under One Roof

    05th January 2018 18:41:38 Hours

    The indoor gymnasium at Panagoda Army Cantonment on Friday (5) cheered a massive gathering of around 1000 Army sportsmen/women, probably for the first time in the recent Army sports history, giving them due recognition for their achievements at Inter regiment, defence services, national and international levels.

  • SF-KLN Troops Entertain Inmates at Aruchholai Boys Home

    04th January 2018 20:52:56 Hours

    Inmates at S.K Aruchcholai Home for Boys in Kilinochchi had a day of entertainment and fun when the troops of the 16 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) of the 57 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) called at the Home for Boys on Tuesday (2) to mark the......