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  • Workshop on ‘Character Building’ Held for Eastern Troops

    29th December 2016 21:18:02 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) conducted a workshop on ‘Improvement for Character Building’ among officers and other ranks serving the SFHQ-E during 23-24 December at the SFHQ - E auditorium on the directions of...

  • Kilinochchi & Jaffna Troops Learn More on ‘Cyber Security’

    29th December 2016 21:15:02 Hours

    A training programme on ‘Cyber Security’ was held for Army soldiers of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) at its Nelum Piyasa auditorium, Kilinochchi on Thursday (29).

  • 68 Division Troops Share Christmas Spirits with Mullaittivu Civil Community

    29th December 2016 21:02:19 Hours

    Troops of the 68 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) organized a Christmas celebration in Mullaittivu on Sunday (25).

  • SFHQ-MLT & SFHQ-C Conduct Wednesday Training Programmes

    29th December 2016 20:34:41 Hours

    Two regular Wednesday training programmes, launched on behalf of the officers in Divisions, Forward Maintenance areas, Brigades and Units under the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) got underway on Wednesday (28).

  • SFHQ-J & SFHQ-C Troops Educated on ‘Civil Law’

    29th December 2016 20:33:41 Hours

    Directorate of Psychological Operations conducted three separate workshops in the 51, 52 and 55 Divisions under the Security Force Headquarters-Jaffna (SFHQ-J) during December 11-15 at their respective Divisional Headquarters.

  • New Tube Wells to Provide Drinking Water to Kachchai and Navatkuli Civilians

    28th December 2016 19:22:04 Hours

    Considering the humanitarian need for supply of drinking water to a section of the people in the Kachchai and Navatkuli, Jaffna, the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on the guidance of Major General Mahesh Senanayake,.......

  • Central Troops Conduct ‘Shramadana’ Campaign

    28th December 2016 19:20:04 Hours

    1 (V) Sri Lanka Rifle Corps (SLRC) troops serving under the 111 Brigade in the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) carried out a ‘Shramadana’ campaign at Gunarathanarama Viharaya, Mahawelithenna, Pallekele on Monday (26).

  • Southerners Take School Accessories to Pooneryn Students

    27th December 2016 14:50:55 Hours

    A group of southerners, led by Ven Borelle Kovida Thero, Incumbent, Kollonnawa Sri Maha Bodhi Viharaya on Monday (26) took a large stock of school accessories to Pooneryn area for distribution among needy school children......

  • New DGFM Assumes Duties

    27th December 2016 14:48:59 Hours

    Major General M.H.P Mihindukulasuriya, the newly-appointed Director General of Army Financial Management (DGFM) branch recently assumed office, amidst religious blessings at the office of the DGFM, Army Headquarters.

  • 66 Div Troops Support Pregnant Women

    26th December 2016 13:22:04 Hours

    On the eve of Christmas, troops of the 66 Division, commanded by Brigadier Duminda Keppetiwalana, General Officer Commanding (GOC), launched a programme to give a special treatment to pregnant women, resident in Pooneryn area on Friday (23).