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  • Sri Lankan Athletes with Army Achievers in Asian Para Games Return Home

    14th October 2018 20:00:56 Hours

    Sri Lankan Athletes with Army Achievers in Asian Para Games Return Home

    Sri Lankan athletes, together with Army achievers who bagged 4 Gold, 5 Silver and 4 Bronze medals in the just concluded 3rd Asian Para Games (6 - 13 Oct) in Jakarta, Indonesia returned home on Sunday (14) to be received in a warm reception at the Colombo...

  • 681, 682 & 683 Brigades & 59 Division in Mullaittivu Do Community Projects

    14th October 2018 19:00:56 Hours

    681, 682 & 683 Brigades & 59 Division in Mullaittivu Do Community Projects

    Troops of the 681, 682 and 683 Brigades of the 68 Division under the Security Force Headquarters-Mullaitivu (SFHQ-MLT), adding their share to the commemoration of the 69th Army anniversary carried out several community-oriented projects in....

  • Students Undergo Army Leadership Training

    14th October 2018 18:55:56 Hours

    Students Undergo Army Leadership Training

    A group of 84 students of Ibbagamuwa Central College in recognition of the Army training capabilities joined a workshop on ‘Leadership and Positive Thinking’ at 5 Sri Lanka Armoured Corps Training Centre in Pangolla during 10 – 11 October.

  • 11 Division Troops Help Feast of New Harvest

    14th October 2018 18:53:56 Hours

    11 Division Troops Help Feast of New Harvest

    Army troops serving Battalions, Training Schools and Units in the 111 Brigade of the 11 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) on the directions of the Major General Rukmal Dias, Commander, Security Forces - Central recently provided cooked meals and facilitated the conduct of ‘Aluth Sahal Mangallaya’ (feast for new rice harvest) at the sacred Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy.

  • Seedlings of Economic Value Distributed Free of Charge in Vavuniya

    14th October 2018 18:51:56 Hours

    Seedlings of Economic Value Distributed Free of Charge in Vavuniya

    Intended to assist elevate economic prospects of low- income group families, resident in Vavuniya and its suburbs, 61 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni on Friday.....

  • Jaffna Troops Learn Adverse Effects of ‘Smoking & Drugs’

    14th October 2018 15:15:08 Hours

    Jaffna Troops Learn Adverse Effects of ‘Smoking & Drugs’

    A series of lectures, organized by the 55 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on ‘Use of Dangerous Drugs and Smoking’ were conducted during the first two weeks of October at the SFHQ-J, 52 and 55 Division Headquarters, following guidelines, given by Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi, Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna.

  • New Engineer Brigade Commander Assumes Office

    14th October 2018 15:00:08 Hours

    New Engineer Brigade Commander Assumes Office

    Brigadier A.N Amarasekara assumed duties as the 18th Commander of the Engineer Brigade on Thursday (4), amidst religious observances and military formalities.

  • 581 Brigade Troops Assist Clear Road for Traffic

    14th October 2018 14:51:08 Hours

    581 Brigade Troops Assist Clear Road for Traffic

    Twenty three Officers and Other Ranks of 16 (Volunteer) Gemunu Watch (GW) and Sri Lanka Engineers of the 581 Brigade in the 58 Division under command to the Security Force Headquarters - West ( SFHQ-West) on Thursday (11), extended their support.....

  • Newly-Promoted Major General Welcomed in His Mother Regiment

    14th October 2018 00:13:24 Hours

    Newly-Promoted Major General Welcomed in His Mother Regiment

    Major General Manjula Manathunga, the newly-promoted senior officer of the Gemunu Watch (GW) was greeted to a Guard Turnout and honoured in a Guard of Honour during his first formal visit to the Gemunu Watch Regimental Centre at Kuruwita on.....

  • Infants Born on Army Day Gifted with Gold Jewellery

    13th October 2018 10:14:21 Hours

    Infants Born on Army Day Gifted with Gold Jewellery

    To coincide with the Army Day, Mrs Chandirka Senanayake, President, Army Seva Vanitha Unit (ASVU) at the invitation of the Directorate of Welfare, in what could be described as a gesture of motherly care, gifted the infants born at the Colombo Army Hospital on....