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  • 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.....

  • India’s New Defence Adviser Calls on Commander SF-J

    12th March 2017 14:27:01 Hours

    During a visit to the North, Captain Ashok Rao, Defence Adviser at the High Commission of India in Sri Lanka called on Major General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J) at the latter’s office on Friday (10).

  • Central Troops Learn More About ‘Prevention of Rabies’

    12th March 2017 14:26:59 Hours

    An awareness programme on ‘Control and Prevention of Rabies’ educated all ranks in the Army during an arrangement that got underway at the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) auditorium on Wednesday (8).

  • New MIC Colonel Commandant Assumes Office

    12th March 2017 14:26:58 Hours

    Major General G.R.H Dias, the newly-appointed Colonel Commandant of the Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) assumed duties during a simple ceremony at the MIC Regimental Centre, Karandeniya in Ambalangoda on Friday (10).

  • Pre-School Kids at Bharathipuram Get Free Educational Accessories

    12th March 2017 14:26:57 Hours

    A group of 22 kids learning in the Bharathipuram ‘Kaushalyan’ pre-school received a stock of educational accessories on Wednesday (8) as incentives, thanks to the personal generosity of Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Commander, Security Forces - KLN (SF-KLN).

  • Another Wednesday Training Programme Held at SFHQ-MLT

    12th March 2017 14:26:55 Hours

    Another Wednesday training programme was held for officers serving in the Divisions, Forward Maintenance Area (FMA), Brigades and Units under the Security Force Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) at the SFHQ-MLT auditorium on Wednesday (08).

  • 1 SLSC Troops Conduct Religious Programme on ‘Medin’ Poya Day

    12th March 2017 14:25:40 Hours

    A ‘Bodhi Pooja’, organized by 1 Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) on account of ‘Medin’ Poya Day got underway at the Muladeepa Temple, Mullaittivu on Sunday (12).