Sri Lanka Army

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  • Army Footballers Enter Cargills Food City FA Cup –2017 Finals

    13th May 2017 23:48:17 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Football team qualified to the finals of the Cargills Food City FA Cup - 2017, defeating Colombo FC in the semi-final encounter, held at Sugathadasa Stadium Saturday (13) evening.

  • Army Footballers Beat Super Sun SC

    07th May 2017 12:07:36 Hours

    Army Sports Club in the Cargills FA Cup defeated Super Sun Sports Club to enter the semi-finals winning the first quarter finals played on Saturday (6) evening, amid a large gathering of football fans at Sugathadasa Stadium, Colombo. Army footballers scored 12 - 1 against Super Sun SC in a comfortable...

  • Private Donors Including Colombo Visakians Gift School Accessories to Skandapuram Students

    06th May 2017 22:50:34 Hours

    Troops of the 65 Division together with 20 (V) Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) serving under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) organized a book donation campaign....

  • Army Vesak Zones Country-wide Attract Massive Sightseers

    06th May 2017 22:50:25 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army troops, who have assisted in numerous ways to hold the National Vesak Day on a grand scale exhibited their elegant Vesak decorations at the Army Headquarters, Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) at Panagoda Army Cantonment...........

  • Army Drivers & Riders Show Excellent Performances in Colombo Super Cross - 2017

    06th May 2017 22:50:16 Hours

    The Colombo Super Cross 2017, the inaugural motor sports event organized by the Sri Lanka Navy in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders (SLARDAR) was flagged off recently at the...

  • SL Army Woman Cricketers Secure Runners-up Slot

    06th May 2017 22:49:09 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army woman cricketers clinched the Division I Women’s (Limited Over) runners-up slot - 2017 at Mercantile Cricket Association (MCA) grounds, Colombo on Wednesday (3). Air Force woman cricketers emerged victorious in the finals, defeating their Army......

  • Gemunu Watch-Renovated Main School Building Re-opened for Use

    05th May 2017 20:49:08 Hours

    Gemunu Watch (GW) troops at Kuruwita GW Regimental Headquarters using their own Regimental funds fulfilled a long-felt need at Ratnapura / Kalawana Model Primary School by way of fully renovating its main building after more than 50 years of its construction.

  • 4 Artillery Troops Give Blood to Jaffna Patients

    04th May 2017 19:09:19 Hours

    As part of their 54th Anniversary commemorative ceremonies, 4 Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) troops-based in Jaffna came forward to donate blood for the use of patients receiving treatment at the Jaffna Teaching Hospital.

  • Psy Ops Launches Awareness on ‘Drug Prevention’

    03rd May 2017 17:01:45 Hours

    One more session of the ongoing awareness programme on ‘National Drug Prevention Campaign’, organized by the Directorate of Psychological Operations began at Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR), Regimental Headquarters on Wednesday (3) in Ambepussa.

  • Troops at SFHQ-KLN Educated on Waste Management

    02nd May 2017 17:02:33 Hours

    A special lecture on disposal of garbage and waste management in a more productive manner was delivered at the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on Friday (28), following a request....