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  • ‘Home of Gajaba’ Felicitates Adventurer, Corporal Karunarathna & Gifts Him with Cash

    13th December 2018 19:30:56 Hours

    ‘Home of Gajaba’ Felicitates Adventurer, Corporal Karunarathna & Gifts Him with Cash

    A special grand felicitation ceremony to praise and appreciate the wheelchair expedition, ‘Perseverance’ of Corporal Gemunu Karunarathna of 6 Gajaba Regiment got underway at Saliyapura Gajaba Regiment (GR) Headquarters on Wednesday.....

  • 64 & 68 Divisions in Mullaittivu Mark Their Anniversaries

    13th December 2018 19:15:36 Hours

    64 & 68 Divisions in Mullaittivu Mark Their Anniversaries

    64 Division Headquarters and the 68 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) respectively marked their 10th and 9th anniversaries in separate formal ceremonies giving due prominence to military formalities. Oddusudan-based 64 Division....

  • 58 Division Troops Put up School Fence

    13th December 2018 18:36:38 Hours

    58 Division Troops Put up School Fence

    16 & 3 (Volunteer) Gemunu Watch (GW) troops under command to the 58 Division during 6-7 December assisted the constructions of a perimeter fence around Panagamuwa Amarasinghe Vidyalaya in Wanchawala. Troops of 16 GW constructed the safety fence which is 500 m in length.

  • CIJW Students Learn More about Mullaittivu

    13th December 2018 18:25:59 Hours

    CIJW Students Learn More about Mullaittivu

    Students following the Counter Insurgency Jungle Warfare (CIJW) Course No 23 at the Army Training School - Maduruoya visited the general area of Mullaittivu as a part of their field visit during 9-11 December. This group consists of local and foreign students including instructors.

  • Central Troops Educated on ‘Suicide Prevention & Life Without Alcohol’

    13th December 2018 18:21:14 Hours

    Central Troops Educated on ‘Suicide Prevention & Life Without Alcohol’

    A valuable lecture on ‘Suicide prevention & life without alcohol’ was conducted at the Security Forces Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) on the directions and supervision of the Commander, Security Forces -Central, Major General Ruwan de Silva on Wednesday (12) at the Torch Cinema - Diyatalawa.

  • Commander SF-Cen Visits 12 Division & Its Formations

    13th December 2018 18:16:08 Hours

    Commander SF-Cen Visits 12 Division & Its Formations

    Major General Ruwan de Silva, Commander, Security Forces - Central (SF-Cen) upon his assumption of office made his inaugural visit to the Headquarters 12 Division and its under command formations during 11 - 12 December. On arrival at 12 Division premises in Hambantota, Commander, SF-Cen was received by....

  • 'Manusath Derana' Goes to Kandawalai with Multifaceted Community Projects

    12th December 2018 08:05:34 Hours

    'Manusath Derana' Goes to Kandawalai with Multifaceted Community Projects

    The mega relief providing ‘Manusath Derana Charity Progarmme-Kandawalai’, launched by 'Derana' TV got off the ground on Saturday (8) at Ulawanur Thampirasa College in the Kandawali Divisional Secretariat area in Kilinochchi with a multitude of community-oriented projects.

  • SLRC Offers Training to Army Personnel

    11th December 2018 15:06:50 Hours

    SLRC Offers Training to Army Personnel

    A group of 32 Army personnel, including 15 Army members of the 58 Division of the Security Force Headquarters -West (SFHQ-West) underwent a 10-day long (Nov 26 - Dec 7) training on videography, lighting, editing and camera use at the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) at the request of the...

  • Wheelchair Expedition 'Perseverance' Finished in Point Pedro Challenging 'Challenges in Life'

    11th December 2018 14:06:50 Hours

    Wheelchair Expedition 'Perseverance' Finished in Point Pedro Challenging 'Challenges in Life'

    The adventurous wheelchair War Hero, Corporal Gemunu Karunarathne of 6 Gajaba Regiment who challenged challenges in life covering his planned distance of 576 km from Point Dondra to Point Pedro within 8 days arrived at his final destination, Point Pedro on Tuesday (11)...

  • More Sniper Trainees Receive Graduation in Awarding Ceremony

    11th December 2018 13:06:50 Hours

    More Sniper Trainees Receive Graduation in Awarding Ceremony

    The eight-month long Sniper Training Course – 20 at Diyatalawa Sniper Trainers' School had its Passing out Parade (POP) and Badge Awarding Ceremony on Monday (10) during a ceremony. 11 foreign Military Officers and Other Ranks from five countries, Bangladesh, India, Maldives, Nepal and Zambia....