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  • First Inter Regiment Muaythai Tournament Ends

    21st December 2017 17:24:51 Hours

    Army Muaythai Committee organized first Inter regiment amateur muaythai championship got underway at 3 Mechanized Infantry Regiment, Headquarters at Aselapura on Sunday (17). This novel initiative of the Army Muaythai Committee was conducted under the amateur Muaythai rules and regulations.

  • 57 Division Troops Offered Lunch Treat to Elders

    20th December 2017 18:22:43 Hours

    Troops of the 9 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) of the 571 Brigade of the 57 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) took part in a meritorious event at S.K Elders home in Malayalapuram on Tuesday (19). Those 9 VIR troops offered a lunch treat......

  • Training on ‘Saplings & Seedlings’ Given to Army Personnel

    19th December 2017 20:48:32 Hours

    The certificate awarding ceremony of the training programme on Agriculture Management Course ‘Saplings & Seedlings Management’ got underway at the Agricultural Training Centre, auditorium in Western Province Agriculture Department, Ambepussa for selected 31 Army personnel on Friday (8).

  • SFHQ - KLN Troops Organize a Shramadana to Clean Boys’ Orphanage

    19th December 2017 20:43:02 Hours

    Troops serving the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) launched a Shramadana campaign to clean Arowanam Boys Home in Uruthirapuram, Kilinochchi on Friday (15). 3 Officers and 60 Other Ranks of......

  • Troops Learn the Art of Paper Conservation

    19th December 2017 20:40:30 Hours

    An awareness programme on ‘Handling and Conservation of Documents’ got underway in conjunction with the Department of National Archives on Monday (18) at the auditorium of Signal Regimental Center following an initiative of the office of the Chief Signal Officer. The lecture focused on how to......

  • 64 Division Turns 9 Years Old

    19th December 2017 10:20:35 Hours

    64 Division Headquarters under the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) giving prominence to sports events and military formalities marked its 9th anniversary on Saturday (16). At the outset of the day’s itinerary, Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 64 Division Headquarters received the......

  • Troops Help Get Forest Department Vehicle Back on Track

    17th December 2017 15:30:02 Hours

    662 Brigade troops of the 66 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) timely intervened and assisted to recover a vehicle belonging to the Forest Department which had veered off in Urathipuram area in Kilinochchi along Jaffna - Kilinochchi main road on Friday (15).

  • SFHQ-Wanni in New Initiative Takes Family Members on Pilgrimage

    17th December 2017 15:17:58 Hours

    In a novel feature, the Security Force Headquarters – Wanni (SFHQ-W) took steps to take family members of fallen, disabled and serving Army personnel at the SFHQ-W on a pilgrimage tour to the sacred city of Anuradhapura and other interesting places in Mannar during 11- 13 December 2017.

  • New SLNG Colonel of the Regiment Assumes Office

    17th December 2017 15:16:23 Hours

    Major General Dushyantha Rajaguru, the newly appointed Colonel of the Regiment, Sri Lanka National Guards (SLNG) assumed office as the 14th Colonel of the Regiment Wednesday (13) morning during a simple military ceremony, held at the SLNG Regimental Headquarters in.....

  • New DPA at Army Headquarters Assumes Office

    16th December 2017 20:15:25 Hours

    Brigadier Devinda Perera, the newly-appointed Director Personnel Administration (DPA) at Army Headquarters, assumed duties on Friday (15) during a brief religious ceremony.