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  • Jaffna G.C.E A/L Achievers Given Financial Incentives

    04th March 2018 14:46:00 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ - J) in collaboration with the Lions Club 306 B2, Makola branch appreciated achievers in the recent G.C.E Advanced Level (A/L) examination in a special ceremony held at the SFHQ-J auditorium on Friday (2) by awarding more financial grants for.....

  • Jaffna Troops Educated on ‘Moral Values & Ethics’

    04th March 2018 14:43:40 Hours

    The Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) organized an awareness programme on ‘Moral Values and Ethics’ at the SFHQ-J auditorium recently for serving Officers and Other Ranks in the Jaffna peninsula.

  • New SLASC Colonel Commandant Assumes Office

    03rd March 2018 09:54:11 Hours

    Brigadier Ruwan Gunatilaka assumed office as the 14th Colonel Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Service Corps (SLASC) in a brief ceremony held at the SLASC Regimental Headquarters in Panagoda on Tuesday (27).

  • 1 VIR Troops Facilitate Jaffna Students to Visit Palaly Airport

    02nd March 2018 14:20:25 Hours

    Troops of the 1 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) of the 52 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) arranged an educational tour for students and teachers of Madihe Pannaseeha Vidyalaya, Putthur in Jaffna to the Palaly airport on Wednesday (28).

  • 57 Division Celebrates Its 11th Anniversary

    02nd March 2018 14:20:15 Hours

    57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) celebrated its 11th Anniversary with elaborate programmes on the directions of Major General Vijitha Ravipriya, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 57 Division on Monday (26).

  • Fourth Tamil Course Attendees Given Certificates

    02nd March 2018 14:15:31 Hours

    The fourth spoken Tamil language course conducted intensively for a period of one-month for the best interest of soldiers serving the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi, (SFHQ-KLN), ended on Wednesday (28) in a certificate-awarding ceremony.

  • Human Resource Development Workshop for 23 Div Troops Held

    02nd March 2018 14:05:40 Hours

    Troops of the 23 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) organized a workshop on ‘Human Resource Development’ in collaboration with scholars from the University of Peradeniya under the themes ‘Employee Discipline Management’, ‘Grievance Handling’.....

  • SFHQ-KLN Football Tournament Ends

    02nd March 2018 13:59:40 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi Challenge Trophy Soccer Tournament, organized by the 652 Brigade of the 65 Division concluded on Tuesday (27) at the Parevupanjan playground in Kilinochchi.

  • 20 SLNG Clinches SFHQ-J ‘Kabaddi’ Championship

    02nd March 2018 12:37:41 Hours

    The finals of the ‘Kabaddi’ Championship of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ - J) were held at the SFHQ-J playground in Palaly on Wednesday (28). Award of a championship to the game was a concept of the Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna.....

  • Army Troops Bag 14th National Tug of War Championship Trophy

    01st March 2018 14:19:46 Hours

    Tug of War team of the Army won the 14th National Tug of War Championship, held at Kilinochchi Central College ground on Sunday (25). The tournament was organized by the National Tug of War Federation, together with the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN).