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  • Kanduboda Meditation Practitioners Hold One More Session

    02nd April 2018 15:15:01 Hours

    A meditation programme, organized by the Directorate of Psychological Operations to raise spiritual standards and mental peace among Officers and Other Ranks of the armed forces, got underway at....

  • KLN Troops Encourage Growth Habit Among Civilians

    02nd April 2018 13:35:29 Hours

    Troops of the 57 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), on Friday (23) distributed over 2000 saplings in economic value among civilians in Thirunagar and Sivapuram areas in.....

  • Troops Assist Cleaning Projects at Wattappalei Amman Kovil

    02nd April 2018 13:34:47 Hours

    Troops of the 59 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) conducted a ‘Shramadana’ project in Kannagi Amman, Kovil premises in Wattappalei, Mullaittivu during 22-25 March.

  • Eastern Troops Educated on Riot Control

    02nd April 2018 13:33:43 Hours

    4 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops serving under the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) concluded their battalion training course after conducting their final presentation on ‘Revolt of 1971’ in the presence of the.....

  • Central Troops Ready for ‘Udawediya’ Cultivation

    02nd April 2018 13:33:40 Hours

    An educative programme organized by the 11 Division Headquarters under the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) on ‘Udawediya (Orchid) Flower Planting’ was conducted at the Provincial Arts Association in Kandy to educate War Heroes’ family members and women in other civil sector parties.

  • Troops Learn ‘Fire-fighting and Human Rights’

    02nd April 2018 13:32:40 Hours

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) learnt more on ‘Fire-fighting and Human Rights’ at the SFHQ-E auditorium during 28-29 March with the objective of educating Army personnel. Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E), Major General Santhusitha Pananwala has given his blessings to the project.

  • Student Officers in Counter Insurgency Jungle Warfare Course at Maduruoya Visit Jaffna

    02nd April 2018 13:31:40 Hours

    Twelve local Officers and six foreign Officers from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Maldives and Nepal following the Counter Insurgency Jungle Warfare Course (CIJW) at the Maduruoya Army Training School (ATS), visited the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on Monday (26).

  • SLCMP Troops Take over Ceremonial Duties at President’s House

    02nd April 2018 13:30:40 Hours

    The change-over of the ceremonial guard at the President’s House and the Temple Trees took place this morning (1) during a symbolic ceremony in front of the President’s House at Colombo-Fort.

  • 4 VIR Volleyballers Emerge Champions in Jaffna Tournament

    02nd April 2018 13:28:59 Hours

    After a tight competition, 4 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) sportsmen emerged champions beating 4 Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police (SLCMP) in the finals of the Volleyball tournament of the.....

  • Refurbished Corporals’ Club Opened for Them

    02nd April 2018 13:27:54 Hours

    A simple ceremony was held at the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) to hand over the refurbished Corporals’ club to the Non Commissioned Officers (NCOs) on Wednesday (28). Major General.....