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  • Students in Jaffna Welfare Centres Donated Incentives

    25th February 2018 14:24:14 Hours

    Troops of the 521 Brigade of the 52 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) in one more humanitarian project organized a programme to distribute school accessories among 25 more under-privileged students, living in welfare centres.....

  • SFHQ-KLN Troops Enlightened on Mount Everest Experiences

    25th February 2018 14:17:37 Hours

    Mountain climbers, Ms Jayanthi Kuru-utumpala and Mr. Johann Peiris shared their experiences on ‘Reaching the Summit Mt. Everest’ with Officers and Other Ranks serving the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) during two separate.....

  • ‘Kandula’ Goes to Saliyapura to Heal the Minds of Keterians

    24th February 2018 18:13:57 Hours

    A gathering of more than 10000 religious dignitaries, tri-service and Police personnel, students of Nursing Training school, state officials and civilians around Anuradhapura area in an exceptional gesture of solidarity and understanding enjoyed....

  • SFHQ-E’s Reality Based Self Defence Course No 4 Ends

    24th February 2018 18:13:00 Hours

    The passing-out ceremony of the Reality Based Self Defence (RBSD) Course No 04 for 64 graduates, including 17 women soldiers serving the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) was held at 23 Division Headquarters premises on Thursday (22)....

  • 233 New Recruits Passed Out in Glittering Ceremony at Galle

    24th February 2018 17:58:42 Hours

    233 new recruits in the Course No 98 passed out in a smart parade upon completion of their six-month long basic Recruit Training at the Recruit Training School in Boossa, Galle during a formal ceremony on Saturday (24).

  • Central Troops Continue Dengue Eradicating Programme

    24th February 2018 17:39:55 Hours

    Troops serving the Security Forces Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) on Saturday (24) joined hands with the Police, Grama Seva officials, Public Health Inspectors and civil society representatives to conduct house to house search for Dengue breeding....

  • Army Male Swimmers Secure Novices Swimming Championship

    24th February 2018 17:30:55 Hours

    The Novices Swimming Championship - 2018 organized by Sri Lanka Aquatic Sports Union (SLASU), just ended at Sugathadasa Indoor Swimming Pool Complex gave the win to Army swimmers in the Male category winning Gold, Silver and Bronze medals.

  • 661 Infantry Brigade Troops Assist to Retrieve Toppled Lorry

    23rd February 2018 18:10:08 Hours

    A private lorry running from Mannar to Jaffna along the A32 road toppled in front of the 661 Infantry Brigade Headquarters at Nalankatti area on Monday (19). Troops of the 661 Brigade of the 66 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi.....

  • Mullaittivu Troops Educated on ‘New Innovation & Patent Rights’

    23rd February 2018 17:22:15 Hours

    An awareness programme on ‘New Innovation & Patent Rights’ was organized by the Security Force Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) for Officers in the SFHQ-MLT on Thursday (22) at the SFHQ-MLT auditorium.

  • Nutrients & School Accessories Distributed among Civilians & Students

    21st February 2018 19:27:38 Hours

    42 students of low income group families learning at Galkanda Primary School, 50 under privileged families, including 9 pregnant women, following an arrangement made by the 233 Brigade of the 23 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) .........