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  • New ATM at 53 Division Opened

    13th February 2017 20:41:41 Hours

    The new ATM, installed by the People’s Bank at the request of the 53 Division Headquarters at Inamaluwa, Habarana along Trincomalee - Dambulla main road was opened on Monday (13) during a brief ceremony.

  • Commander SF- KLN Pays Courtesy Call on Governor of Northern Province

    13th February 2017 20:40:41 Hours

    Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN) paid a courtesy call on the Governor of Northern Province Mr Reginald Cooray at his office in Jaffna on Wednesday (15).

  • Mechanized Infantry Regiment Marks its 10th Anniversary

    13th February 2017 20:40:40 Hours

    Mechanized Infantry Regiment (MIR) recently marked its 10th anniversary at the MIR Regimental Centre, Dambuluhalmillawewa, Kekirawa with a series of programmes.

  • Rehabilitated Woman Combatant Turned Journalist Receives Fillip for Her Career

    13th February 2017 14:36:23 Hours

    A former LTTE woman combatant turned a Media Correspondent, now making her own living by compiling stories to media in her own mother tongue...

  • 62 Div Troops Attend Spiritual & Personality Development Programmes

    13th February 2017 14:35:45 Hours

    A programme, initiated by the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 62 Division, Major General B.H.M.A Wijesinghe for promotion of spiritual aspects of the officers and other ranks under command to the 62 Division was held at the Divisional Headquarters at Galkulama on Navam Full Moon Poya day (10).

  • 582 Brigade Troops Clean Elders’ Home

    13th February 2017 14:35:44 Hours

    Troops of the 582 Brigade of the 58 Division serving under the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) cleaned up the ‘Wijerathne Elders Home’ at Ratgama, Galle on Saturday (4) as one more community project.

  • VIR Officers Learn During Training Programme

    13th February 2017 14:22:16 Hours

    Vijabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) Headquarters in Boyagane, Kurunegala launched one more Training Day Programme for officers on Thursday (9) on ‘Officer Career Development’ to be in keeping with the instructions of the Army Commander.

  • Mullaittivu Troops Attend Religious Programmes

    13th February 2017 14:21:26 Hours

    On account of the recent Navam Full Moon Poya Day (10), a Bodhi Pooja (meritorious act), organized by troops of the 6 (V) Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) took place at Muladhipa Temple inside the Security Force Headquarters-Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT)........

  • Point Pedro Students Given Educational Incentives

    13th February 2017 14:21:11 Hours

    Office of the Civil-Military Coordination of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) with sponsorship, provided by Sri Lanka Nippon Educational and Cultural Centre, distributed 30 parcels of school accessories among randomly selected needy students in Point Pedro area.....

  • 65 Division Troops Contribute to ‘Dengue’ Eradication in Mallavi Areas

    13th February 2017 14:20:30 Hours

    Vellankulam Government’s Medical Centre, Mulankavil Primary School, Akkarayankulam Government Hospital, Akkarayankulam Government School, Mallavi Hospital and Mallavi Central College were among the leading public institutions ....