Sri Lanka Army

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  • Army Body Builder Sergeant W.G Amila Wins Mr Sri Lanka- 2017

    30th December 2017 09:58:44 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Sports Club earned top honours at the National Body Building Championship, organized by the Sri Lanka Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (SLBBFF) on Saturday (23) at Ave Maria auditorium complex in Negombo.

  • 651 Brigade Troops Condole with Civilian’s Untimely Death

    28th December 2017 19:53:33 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army troops of the 65 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) extending their helping hand on humanitarian grounds condoled with members of a bereaved family in Wellankulam, Manthai West ....

  • Christmas Carols in 68 Division Held

    28th December 2017 19:52:57 Hours

    With the intention of promoting religious reconciliation and peace among all ethnic communities during Christmas season, a special mobile Christmas Carols programme got underway in the 68 Division area on Monday (25) in Putukuduirippu, Udayarkattu, Iranapalai and Walaimadam areas.

  • 22 Division in Trincomalee Celebrates X’ Mas

    28th December 2017 19:51:44 Hours

    22 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters – East (SFHQ-E) organized Christmas Carols at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Trincomalee on Saturday (24). Christmas Carols programme was organized with the intention.....

  • 55 Div Troops Donate Blood to Mark Anniversary

    28th December 2017 19:30:03 Hours

    The 55 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ-J) celebrated its 21st anniversary with several programmes on the directions of Brigadier Jayantha Gunarathne, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 55 Division Headquarters......

  • 12 VIR Snatches ‘SFHQ-J 20 - 20 Cricket Trophy – 2017’

    28th December 2017 19:17:51 Hours

    12 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) cricketers clinched the 20 - 20 Soft Ball Cricket Trophy - 2017, organized by the 551 Brigade on the directions of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) at the Palaly Cricket ground in Jaffna on Tuesday (26).

  • New GOC in 58 Division Assumes Office

    28th December 2017 13:01:21 Hours

    Major General Sudath Perera, the newly-appointed General Officer Commanding (GOC) in the 58 Division assumed office as the 11th GOC during a simple ceremony at the 58 Division Headquarters in Boossa, Galle on Thursday (21). The new GOC was greeted to a Guard Turn out......

  • 57 Division Troops Conduct ‘Sharamadana’ Campaign

    28th December 2017 13:00:27 Hours

    Troops of the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) launched a ‘Shramadana’ campaign at St Anthony's church premises in Paranthan on 23 December as one more community project. General Officer Commanding, 57 Division, Major General Jagath Gunawardhana.......

  • 65 Division Celebrates 9th Anniversary

    28th December 2017 12:59:00 Hours

    65 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) recently celebrated its 9th anniversary with a series of programmes on the directions of Major General Sarath Weerawardane, General Officer Commanding, 65 Division at Thunukkai.

  • Army Inter Regiment Elle Tournament Begins in Saliyapura

    28th December 2017 12:58:54 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Inter Regiment Elle tournament (men) and Inter Battalion Elle tournament (woman) kicked off at the Gajaba Regimental Headquarters play grounds in Saliyapura on Wednesday (27). More than 100 Elle players belonging to the 15 Regiments of the Army including.....