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  • Army Hockey Players Carry Away ‘Navy Cup - 2017’

    12th April 2017 13:24:04 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Hockey players Sunday (9) evening beat their Navy counterparts during the finals in the ‘Navy Cup 2017’, Hockey Tournament, held at the Hockey Turf in Welisara Navy Camp premises and.....

  • Religious Ceremony Inducts God Sumana Saman Statue

    11th April 2017 18:47:10 Hours

    A religious ceremony, held recently at the temple premises of Gemunu Watch (GW) Regimental Headquarters at Kuruwita, saw a statue of God Sumana Saman inducted into the sacred place after the statue was donated by one Mr. K.C Pushpakumara to the GW as an appreciative gesture for the Army.

  • Kilinochchi, Wanni & Central SFHQs Have Their Own New Year Festivals

    11th April 2017 18:47:10 Hours

    Varieties of festivities, connected to the dawn of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year-2017, attracted hearts and minds of all ranks in island-wide Security Force Headquarters as all joined hands together with one another.....

  • 66, 52, 51 & 24 Divisions & Kalaoya VTC Hold Their New Year Festivals on Grand Scale

    11th April 2017 18:30:10 Hours

    New Year festivals organized at Poonakery-based 66 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), the Jaffna - based 52 Division.....

  • SLNG War Heroes Begin Production of Mattresses

    11th April 2017 15:16:11 Hours

    Differently-able Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) War Heroes, working at the SLNG Regimental Centre, Weherawatte, Kurunegala, commenced a project to produce sleeping mattresses,....

  • New 12 GOC Assumes Duties

    11th April 2017 15:15:15 Hours

    Major General S.H.F.P Perera recently assumed duties as the new General Officer Commanding (GOC), 12 Division at the Divisional Headquarters, Hambantota.

  • New GOC for 11 Div Takes Office

    10th April 2017 22:49:16 Hours

    Major General Nishshanka Ranawana, the new General Officer Commanding (GOC), 11 Division assumed duties on Wednesday (05) during a simple ceremony at its office in the 11 Division Headquarters, Pallekelle, Kandy. The newly-appointed GOC.....

  • Army-conducted Farming Course for Civilians Ends at Kandakadu Farm

    10th April 2017 22:48:41 Hours

    The three-month long Agriculture training programme, conducted for selected farming community by the Army Directorate of Agriculture and Livestock under the supervision of the Commander.....

  • Computer & Clerical Courses at 65 Division under SFHQ-KLN End

    10th April 2017 22:45:56 Hours

    The first Computer Course - 2017, conducted for the year 2017 at the 65 Division Headquarters with the objective of further expanding knowledge of the troops, on Information Technology reached its successful completion recently at the 65 Division Headquarters.

  • New 57 Div GOC Assumes Office

    10th April 2017 22:44:40 Hours

    Brigadier H.J.S Gunawardena assumed duties as the 10th General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 57 Division Headquarters on Friday (06) at the Division Headquarters, Kilinochchi. On arrival at the Headquarters, the newly-appointed GOC....