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  • 231 Brigade Troops Clean School Premises at Batticaloa

    07th February 2017 21:03:54 Hours

    Members of the Army, attached to the 231 Brigade in Batticaloa in response to a request of the School Development Society of the St. Michael’s College, Batticaloa recently carried out a cleaning project inside the school premises...

  • SLSR Troops Clean ‘Ayurvedic’ Hospital Premises at Kilinochchi

    07th February 2017 21:02:33 Hours

    In response to a request made by the staff at the Ayurvedic Hospital, Korakkankaddu, Kilinochchi, a ‘Shramadana’ campaign was launched in the hospital premises on Monday (06). The ‘Shramadana’ got underway under the guidance of.....

  • 66 Div Troops Distribute School Accessories

    07th February 2017 21:02:31 Hours

    A programme to distribute exercise books among school students was conducted on the instructions of the Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN), Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, by the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 66 Division......

  • SFHQ-E & SFHQ-C Celebrate 69th Independence Day

    07th February 2017 15:36:53 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) in Welikanda and other formations in the East separately celebrated the 69th Independence Day at respective places last Saturday (4).

  • Troops & Civilians in Jaffna & Mullaittivu Join Together to Mark Independence Day

    06th February 2017 18:39:34 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) contributed to the successful conduct of the Independence Day commemoration ceremony at the Jaffna District Secretariat premises on Saturday (4).

  • 24 Div Troops Commemorate Independence Day with Elders

    05th February 2017 22:03:44 Hours

    To mark the 69th Independence Day, 24 Division Headquarters at Ampara under the Security Force Headquarters- East offered a lunch treat to 40 inmates at the ‘Sarana’ Elders’ Home, Ampara and carried out a cleaning project on the eve of the National Independence Day.

  • President’s Independence Day Message

    05th February 2017 18:45:35 Hours

    Below is the message issued by HE the President on account of 69th Independence Day; Today our country completes 69 years of the freedom from colonial rule. I am very pleased with this occasion to hold this 69th independence celebration with high dignity.....

  • ‘Shramadana’ Campaign Cleans up Temple

    05th February 2017 18:44:36 Hours

    A ‘Shramadana’ campaign was conducted to clean the Budumaga Senasuna Temple in Kundasale on Friday (3) with the participation of 1 Sri Lanka Rifle Corps (SLRC) troops.

  • Psy Ops Organizes Awareness Programme on ‘Child Rights & Domestic Violence’

    05th February 2017 18:44:32 Hours

    Directorate of Psychological Operations conducted another awareness programme on ‘Child Rights and Domestic Violence’ on the instructions of the Commander of the Army at the 11 Division Headquarters premises on Tuesday (31).

  • CTS Troops Clean Ampara Town & Inginiyagala Road

    04th February 2017 18:41:02 Hours

    Responding to an appeal made by the District Secretary for Ampara, troops at Combat Training School (CTS), Ampara on Friday (3) carried out a ‘Shramadana’ drive covering the Ampara town area and sideways of the Inginiyagala road, infested with garbage and other remnants.