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  • Outstanding Army Cyclists Given Incentives

    12th September 2018 14:53:14 Hours

    Outstanding Army Cyclists Given Incentives

    Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army this morning (12) took time off to meet Army achievers in cycling and stimulate them further during a brief ceremony, held at the Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (SLEME) Officers’ Mess premises in Colombo 2.

  • 513 Brigade Troops Begin Anniversary Events After Donating Blood

    12th September 2018 14:35:50 Hours

    513 Brigade Troops Begin Anniversary Events After Donating Blood

    More than 45 Army personnel of the 513 Brigade Headquarters at Keeramalai under the 51 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on account of its 23rd Anniversary voluntarily donated their blood for use of patients in the North...

  • CLARIFICATION ON THE STATUS QUO OF THE SRI LANKA ARMY’S SECURITY PREPAREDNESS

    11th September 2018 19:13:34 Hours

    CLARIFICATION ON THE STATUS QUO OF THE SRI LANKA ARMY’S SECURITY PREPAREDNESS

    Nine years have passed since the Sri Lanka Army victoriously completed the near 30-year long brutal war. During that 9-year long period, four experienced Commanders maintaining the highest level of battle-preparedness have commanded the Army while introducing various training modules.....

  • Troops Distribute Drinking Water among Vishvamadu Civilians

    11th September 2018 18:58:34 Hours

    Troops Distribute Drinking Water among Vishvamadu Civilians

    57 Division Headquarters in Kilinochchi, sensitive to the acute shortage of drinking water due to prevailing severe drought, affecting the whole region launched a mobile water supply service at the request of affected civilians, beginning 4 September. Villagers in worst-affected Vishvamadu area sought the assistance of the.....

  • New Chief Field Engineer Assumes Duties

    11th September 2018 18:43:34 Hours

    New Chief Field Engineer Assumes Duties

    Major General H. R. K. P Peiris during a simple ceremony, rich with military formalities assumed the office of the Chief Field Engineer (CFE) at Mattegoda Field Engineers Headquarters on Saturday (15). He succeeded Major General Dudley Weeraman who relinquished his office after performing a notable service as the CFE.

  • 1 SLSR Troops Clean Hospital Premises

    11th September 2018 18:18:34 Hours

    1 SLSR Troops Clean Hospital Premises

    1 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) troops of the 573 Brigade under command to the 57 Division in Kilinochchi joined hands with civilians in the area and cleaned-up the Kandawali rural hospital and its premises on Tuesday (11) as one more community-oriented project.

  • Sappers’ ‘4x4 Gympo - 2018’ Thrills Spectators at Embilipitiya

    11th September 2018 18:13:34 Hours

    Sappers’ ‘4x4 Gympo - 2018’ Thrills Spectators at Embilipitiya

    The Sappers’ 4x4 ‘Gympo - 2018’ Off-Road Challenge, the latest addition to the Army sphere of racing and driving, organized by the Corps of Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) in association with the Four Wheel Drive Club (FWDC) and the Sri Lanka Motorcycle Riders Association (SLMRC) worked off for the 8th successive year during 1-2 September at the Sappers’ Off Road arena in Embilipitiya.

  • SLLI Holds Its Athletic Meet at Anuradhapura

    11th September 2018 15:11:52 Hours

    SLLI Holds Its Athletic Meet at Anuradhapura

    The Athletic Meet of the Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Regiment, aimed to enhance the sports skills of the Officers and Other Rankers in all regular and volunteer SLLI units got underway at the Public Grounds, Anuradhapura during 3 - 4 September 2018.

  • English Course for Other Ranks Concluded in Matara

    11th September 2018 14:41:52 Hours

    English Course for Other Ranks Concluded in Matara

    An English course was started for the Other Ranks who were serving in the 58 Division under command to the Security Force Headquarters – West, with the aim of enhancing their writing, reading and speaking ability. The course commenced on 04 June and terminated on Wednesday (5) September at Headquarters 3 Gemunu Watch at Matara.

  • Goodwill Cricket Tournament in 64 Division Gives Win to 26 GR Team

    11th September 2018 14:11:52 Hours

    Goodwill Cricket Tournament in 64 Division Gives Win to 26 GR Team

    With the intention of promoting physical standards, endurance, unity and fellowship among Officers and Other Ranks serving Mullaittivu area, the 64 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) conducted a mid-term T20 Softball Challenge Cricket Trophy - 2018, tournament during 11 August to 08 September at 64 Division Ground.