Sri Lanka Army

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  • Another Wednesday Training Programme Held at SFHQ-MLT

    23rd December 2016 11:26:02 Hours

    One more Wednesday Training Programme was held for officers in Divisions, Forward Maintenance Areas (FMA), Brigades and Units of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) on Wednesday (21).

  • Buttala OCDC’s 2nd Annual Seminar Sessions Touch on Current Topics

    22nd December 2016 13:45:51 Hours

    The inaugural opening session of the Army’s Buttala Officer Career Development Centre (OCDC) - organized Seminar 2/2016 on the theme, ‘Empowering Leadership through Diverse Knowledge’ got underway at its main auditorium on 19 December.

  • 10 SLLI Completes Another Battalion Training Course

    22nd December 2016 13:42:51 Hours

    10 Sri Lanka Light Infantry successfully completed one more of its Battalion Training Courses on 19 December at the Battalion Training School in Mulankavil.

  • SFHQ-KLN Held Another Yoga

    22nd December 2016 13:41:51 Hours

    With the intention of enhancing discipline, mental and physical strengths of military personnel in the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), one more Yoga Course was conducted during November 10 - December 19 at the 21 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Headquarters, Alankulam, Kilinochchi.

  • Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, New MGO Assumes Office

    22nd December 2016 13:04:52 Hours

    Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, the newly appointed, Master General Ordnance (MGO) of the Army, assumed office on Thursday (22). Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, prior to this new appointment served as the Military Liaisons Officer in the Ministry of Defence (MoD).

  • Psychological Impact at Salawa Evaluated

    21st December 2016 13:42:21 Hours

    A programme to evaluate the psychological impact on the youth community after the recent Salawa explosion was launched by the Directorate of Psychological Operations in close cooperation with the Seethawaka Divisional Secretariat on Monday (19).

  • 8 SLASC Opens Newly Constructed Buildings

    21st December 2016 13:41:30 Hours

    Newly-built Guard room, Regimental Police Post and the Visitors’ Room were opened at the 8 Sri Lanka Army Service Corps (SLASC) in Diyatalawa on Tuesday (20).

  • 66 Division Gifts Pooneryn Students with School Stationeries

    21st December 2016 13:41:28 Hours

    66 Division troops in coordination with the Christian Youth Society of Colombo Diocese gave away a large stock of school stationeries to Pooneryn students on Saturday (17) following arrangements made by the 66 Division Headquarters.

  • MSTS Course Attendees Pass Out

    21st December 2016 13:40:47 Hours

    The Passing out Parade (PoP) of the near one-year long Sniper Course No 18 which commenced in April ended on Tuesday (20) at the Field Firing Range (FFR), Diyatalawa.

  • East Commander Familiarizes with Formations in the SFHQ-E

    21st December 2016 13:39:58 Hours

    Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E), Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi recently made his first formal visit to the Forward Maintenance Area - East (FMA-E), 3 Engineer Service Regiment (ESR) Headquarters, Minneriya and 5 Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps (SLAMC) Headquarters at Habarana.