04th March 2019 00:23:03 Hours
10 Officers and 25 Other Ranks of the Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) which boasts a history of 29 years received special insignia from their Colonel of the Regiment SLNG, Major General Nyshshanka Ranawana as the Chief Guest on Thursday (28) during a special ceremony, held at the SLNG Regimental ground in Kurunegala.
04th March 2019 00:22:03 Hours
The grand finale in the Inter Division Cricket Tournament - 2019 took place on 28 February 2019 at the 54 Division Headquarters playground in Mannar. 21, 54, 56, 61, 62 Divisions and Forward Maintenance Area (North Central) and Formations under command to the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni, battled out for the championship during 26-28 Feb.
04th March 2019 00:16:54 Hours
Brigadier W.D.C.K Costa, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC), 64 Division in Oddusuddan assumed duties as 12th GOC amid religious observances on Thursday (28). A formal Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour, presented by troops of the 64 Division greeted him in accordance with military traditions on arrival at the premises. Afterwards, he left his signature in a formal document to signify the acceptance of his new office.
27th February 2019 16:07:35 Hours
Intending to uplift the economic standards of retired and potential woman retirees in the 5 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC) and their families through agro-based self-employment ventures, an initiative was launched by the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) to provide them...
27th February 2019 14:07:35 Hours
To meet with the emergency need, 8 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops of the 143 Brigade under the 14 Division rushed to assist douse a raging fire in a coir factory in Kuliyapitiya area at the request of the Police and the Fire Brigade Wednesday (27) afternoon. A total of 26 Army personnel, led by one Officer...
26th February 2019 13:24:28 Hours
A mammoth free distribution of 600 pairs of shoes for students and a large stock of kitchen utensils for poverty-stricken families took place on Saturday (16) simultaneously at Sri Wigneshwara College, Paranthan Tamil Maha Vidyalaya, Mukkampon Government’s....
26th February 2019 13:14:22 Hours
Colonel P.G.P.S Rathnayake assumed duties as the Commander of the 623 Brigade amid religious observances on Tuesday (12) during a simple ceremony at the Brigade Headquarters.
26th February 2019 13:09:40 Hours
One more round of the Lakviru Meditation project (4th session), conducted by Ven Diyasenpura Wimala Thero of the Bawunseth Meditation Centre at Helummahara, Dekatana got underway on Monday (Feb 25). 7 Lady Officers and 50 Woman soldiers attended this meditation practice programme.
26th February 2019 13:04:22 Hours
Both Brigadier Crishantha Fernando and Colonel K.P.N Pathirana assumed duties this morning (27) as the new Director Army Medical Services (DAMS) and Director, Colombo Army Hospital respectively during simple ceremonies at their separate offices amid religious observances. Brigadier Fernando was the former...
26th February 2019 12:40:22 Hours
Troops of 652 and 653 Brigades of 65 Division under the Security Force Headquarters Kilinochchi participated in community-oriented projects on Sunday (23). Troops of 7 Sri Lanka National Guard of the 652 Brigade conducted a ‘Shramadana’ campaign to clean the Pullayarhindu temple at Akkarayankulam and troops....