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  • Central Troops Douse Sudden Fire in Degalaramba

    09th July 2018 12:27:28 Hours

    Central Troops Douse Sudden Fire in Degalaramba

    A sudden bush fire that broke out in Degalaramba area in the Moneragala District was brought to the notice of the troops in the 121 Brigade of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) on Saturday (7).

  • A/L Students in Wanni Benefited from Army-organized Seminar

    09th July 2018 12:26:27 Hours

    A/L Students in Wanni Benefited from Army-organized Seminar

    On a suggestion, made by Major General Kumudu Perera, Commander, Security Forces - Wanni (SF-W), Wanni troops launched a two-day seminar for GCE A/L candidates, expecting to sit the examination in August this year in both arts and commerce streams...

  • ‘Beauty Culture’ Workshop Attracts Kilinochchi Ladies

    09th July 2018 12:16:07 Hours

    ‘Beauty Culture’ Workshop Attracts Kilinochchi Ladies

    More than 400 ladies and young lasses in Kilinochchi, including rehabilitated LTTE woman combatants on Saturday (7) at Iranamadu, Nelum Piyasa auditorium took part in a ‘beauty culture’ workshop after arrangements to this effect were organized...

  • Annual VIR Inter Battalion Athletic Meet - 2018 Best Trophy Goes to 23 VIR Athletes

    09th July 2018 11:03:36 Hours

    Annual VIR Inter Battalion Athletic Meet - 2018 Best Trophy Goes to 23 VIR Athletes

    Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment’s (VIR) Inter Battalion Athletic Championship-2018 got underway during July 03 - 05 at VIR ground, Boyagane. The opening ceremony of the tournament on 03 July was graced...

  • West Troops in ‘Innoveta’ SFHQ-West Produce New Creations

    09th July 2018 10:52:29 Hours

    West Troops in ‘Innoveta’ SFHQ-West Produce New Creations

    The ‘Innoveta’ Educational exhibition of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) that mirrors exclusive innovative talents of the troops ended on Friday (6) at Panagoda SFHQ-West premises. It got underway on the instructions of the Commander...

  • Security Coordinating Conference in Kurunegala District Held

    09th July 2018 10:15:33 Hours

    Security Coordinating Conference in Kurunegala District Held

    143 Brigade Commander, Brigadier Palitha Perera Kurunegala as the Co-ordinating Chief in the District Security Co-ordinating Conference presided it at the 1 Battalion Sri National Guard (1 SLNG) headquarters on Saturday (7).

  • 22 Division Initiates Dengue Prevention Conference

    09th July 2018 10:00:33 Hours

    22 Division Initiates Dengue Prevention Conference

    In response to a request, made by the General Officer Commanding, 22 Division, Major General Aruna Jayasekera, a special conference on ‘Dengue Prevention’, presided by the District Secretary for Trincomalee Mr N.A.A Pushpakumara got underway...

  • Army Men & Women Carry Overall DSG Championship in Swimming

    07th July 2018 07:44:30 Hours

    Army Men & Women Carry Overall DSG Championship in Swimming

    Army swimmers were declared as Team Champions in the Defence Services Games - 2018, securing 30 Gold medals, out of 35 total swimming events, it was announced on Friday (6). Sri Lanka Army male swimmers participating in the DSG-2018...

  • GR’s Construction of New Pool for Hydro Therapy Begins

    06th July 2018 19:56:21 Hours

    GR’s Construction of New Pool for Hydro Therapy Begins

    Gajaba Regiment (GR) Headquarters at Saliyapura, Anuradhapura with the noble objective of rehabilitating a section of injured GR War Heroes who are still under recuperation, recently initiated the construction work of a swimming pool....

  • Army Boxers Carry 8 Gold Medals Out of 10 Events

    06th July 2018 18:56:21 Hours

    Army Boxers Carry 8 Gold Medals Out of 10 Events

    Army boxers won 8 gold medals in the Intermediate Men’s Boxing Championship conducted by the Sri Lanka Boxing Association (SLBA) on Saturday (7) at Royal MAS arena. Army Boxers did well and defeated their opponent’s, MAS slim line and the Police club.