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  • Awareness Programme on CKD Gets Underway

    16th March 2017 18:35:02 Hours

    A medical clinic and an awareness programme on Chronic Kidney Diseases (CKD) to coincide with the World Kidney Day was held on March 9. It was initiated by the General Officer Commanding, 62 Division with the medical....

  • Vattapalai Teachers & Students Full of Praise to SF-Commander for Organizing Educational Trip

    15th March 2017 14:12:40 Hours

    The Principal and the tutorial staff at Vattapalai Maha Vidyalayam were in full of praise to the Commander, Security Forces - Mullaittivu,.........

  • SIO Refresher Course No 1 - 2017 Ends at 62 Division

    15th March 2017 14:11:56 Hours

    The Refresher Course (No - I) conducted for Special Infantry Operations (SIO) for already qualified 4 Officers and 32 Other Rankers of the Security Force Headquarters - (Wanni) concluded on Wednesday (15) at the Battalion Training School, Kalyanipura.

  • Army Troops Support Blood Donation Campaign

    15th March 2017 14:11:55 Hours

    Army troops supported a blood donation campaign organized by the English Bee Academy and its students on the guidelines given by the Commander, Security Forces-Central (SF-C) at Kadurugoda historical temple, Diyatalawa on Wednesday (15).

  • 62 Division Conducts Spiritual Development Programme

    15th March 2017 14:11:54 Hours

    A programme, initiated for the spiritual development of the officers and other ranks of the 62 Division took place on ‘Medin Full Moon Poya Day’ on the instructions of the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 62 Division, Major General B. H. M. A Wijesinghe at the Divisional Headquarters at Galkulama on Sunday (12).

  • Bangladesh Defence Adviser Calls on SF-East Commander

    15th March 2017 14:10:08 Hours

    Defence Adviser for High Commission of Bangladesh in Sri Lanka, Commodore S Aslam Parvez made a courtesy call on the Commander Security Forces -East (SF-E), Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi, during a visit to the Eastern Province on Monday (13).

  • Much Needed School Furniture Given to Students at Waddakachchi GTMS

    15th March 2017 13:53:13 Hours

    6 (V) Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) troops of the 573 Brigade under the 57 Division serving the Secuirty Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) donated a stock of school furniture to the value of Rs.45,000/.........

  • Soldiers Facilitate Kids to Visit Palaly Airport

    15th March 2017 13:52:38 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters-Jaffna (SFHQ-J) troops facilitated a group of school children at St. Bosco Vidyalaya, Jaffna to visit the Palaly airport on Monday (13). Arrangements for the students’ visit were made by the Commander, Security Forces-Jaffna....

  • 22 Division Conducts Dengue Awareness Programme

    13th March 2017 15:36:57 Hours

    Troops of the 22 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) conducted a special ‘Dengue Awareness Programme’ at public places inElahera, Bakamuna and Kinniya areas during March 2-5 with the support of public authorities.

  • Expatriate Donor Awards Schols to Students in His Alma Mater

    13th March 2017 15:35:03 Hours

    A textile-engineering professional, produced by the Buddangala Central College, situated in the general area of Padaviya, Sripura in the Wanni, extended his gratitude to his alma mater by awarding scholarships to 3 students of his college.....