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  • East Troops Educated on Cyber Crimes & Social Media

    05th April 2018 22:30:29 Hours

    The Directorate of Information and Technology (DIT) conducted an awareness programme on ‘impact of social media & cyber crimes’ at the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) auditorium on Thursday (5). Participants were educated on.....

  • 'Mr Jaffna - 2018' Goes to Private Arachchi of the 7 GR

    05th April 2018 22:15:53 Hours

    The Grand Finale of the bodybuilding competition 'Mr. Jaffna - 2018' was held at the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) auditorium on Thursday (5). Among Seventy five competitors, fifteen competitors were selected into the final round.

  • New Chief of Staff Interacts with ‘Mihindu Seth Medura’ Dependent War Heroes

    05th April 2018 22:00:49 Hours

    Major General Dampath Fernando, Chief of Staff at the Army Headquarters in order to be familiar with rehabilitation centres where dependent War Heroes are housed, went to Attidiya-based ‘Mihindu Seth Medura....

  • Central Troops Given Training on Humanitarian Law

    05th April 2018 22:00:46 Hours

    A lecture on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law was conducted in the ‘Tourch’ cinema hall at the Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) on Wednesday (4) with the objective of educating soldiers on this aspect. The Security Force Headquarters - Central....

  • GW All Ranks Learn About Dangerous Drugs

    05th April 2018 22:00:45 Hours

    The Gemunu Watch (GW) Regimental Centre organized one day educational programe on ‘Dangerous Drugs and Drugs Control’ on Thursday (29) at the GW Regimental premises on the direction of the Colonel of the Regiment, Major General Dampath Fernando.

  • ‘Senehasa Gamata’ Assists Children with Special Needs

    05th April 2018 22:00:44 Hours

    The stage IV of the ‘Senehasa Gamata’ programme of the Senehasa Education, Resource, Research and Information Centre (SERRIC) for children of the tri-services, Police and the Civil Security Department (CSD) with special needs got underway at....

  • Army-built House for Needy Person in Polonnaruwa Handed

    04th April 2018 16:57:23 Hours

    A new Army-constructed house for a low-income family in Polonnaruwa under the ‘Pibidemu Polonnaruwa’ (Awakening of Polonnaruwa) District Development Project of the ‘Rajarata Navodaya’ of the Presidential Secretariat was vested with the beneficiary, ...........

  • Distribution of Sewing Machines to Low Income Families in Jaffna Area

    02nd April 2018 15:53:35 Hours

    A programme to donate sewing machines to selected low income families in Jaffna area took place at the Security Forces Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) auditorium on Wednesday (28). At the request of.....

  • Army Cricketers Champion in Malaysia

    02nd April 2018 15:52:23 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Cricket team now in Malaysia emerged champions defeating KL Zalmi Cricket Club in the NSCA International Champions League T20/20 cricket, held in Malaysia on 31 March at Kinnara sports stadium in Kuala Lumpur.

  • 65 Division Conducts ‘Shramadana’ at Primary Medical Care Unit Premises

    02nd April 2018 15:20:28 Hours

    Troops of the 11(V) Gajaba Regiment of the 651 Brigade under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) extended their assistance to clean.....