Sri Lanka Army

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  • Army Hospital Holds Carols Service

    02nd January 2017 18:20:37 Hours

    Colombo Army Hospital recently staged its annual Carols services at the Hospital premises with the participation of staff members and some resident patients. In parallel with the event, a distribution of Christmas gifts among patients and children took place on the same occasion. Rev. Fr. Randil Fernando with the choir from De Mazenod College Youth Team at the invitation of the Director Hospital conducted the Carols service.

  • One More Meditation Programme Launched

    02nd January 2017 18:20:15 Hours

    One more meditation programme, proposed by Directorate of Psychological Operations was held at Baunseth Meditation Centre, Kanduboda on 30 December and 02 January.

  • 54 Division Organizes Christmas Carols in Mannar

    02nd January 2017 18:19:51 Hours

    54 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters – Wanni (SFHQ-W) organized a Christmas Carols -2016 since at St. Sebastian Cathedral - Mannar on 29 December for the third consecutive year.

  • Varany Nursery Kids Visit Palaly Airport & KKS Naval Base

    02nd January 2017 18:05:04 Hours

    In response to a request made by the Jaffna-based Karampaikurichchi Nursery School, the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J), facilitated the visit of a group of kids in Varany area to the Palaly airport and its surroundings on Saturday (31).

  • 121 Brigade Troops Conduct ‘Shramadana’ Campaign

    02nd January 2017 18:00:02 Hours

    18 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops of the 121 Brigade serving the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) organized a ‘Shramadana’ campaign at Galtemmandiya Viharaya , Buttala on Wednesday (25 December).

  • Disabled Civilians in Batticaloa Stage Their Annual Concert

    31st December 2016 21:03:38 Hours

    The annual concert of Batticaloa-based differently-able persons, organized by the Non Governmental Organization (NGO) 'Valvin Uthayam', got underway on Friday (23) at the Valachchanei community hall.

  • 65 Division Takes Lead Organizing Two Christmas Carols

    31st December 2016 21:00:38 Hours

    65 Division troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) in coordination with Rev. Fr Arul Kumaran of the Thevampiddy Roman Catholic Church and Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Mulankavil...

  • Gemunu Watch Troops Listen to Lecture on ‘Anti-Social Acts’

    31st December 2016 20:55:38 Hours

    Gemunu Watch (GW) troops at their Kuruwita Regimental Headquarters on Friday (30) listened to a lecture on ‘Anti-Social Acts’, organized by the Directorate of Psychological Operations at the Army Headquarters.

  • Welikanda Dhamma School Students Receive School Accessories

    29th December 2016 21:20:30 Hours

    In response to a request made by the Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E), Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi, Mr Kusal Dasarath de Silva of the Bambalapitiya, Vajirarama Dhamma School, organized a donation programme...

  • 24 Division Organizes Christmas Carols at Ampara

    29th December 2016 21:20:02 Hours

    Troops of the 24 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - East together with the St. Ignatius Catholic Church, Ampara organized a Christmas Carols at Ampara, St. Ignatius Catholic Church premises Thursday (27) evening.