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  • 65 Division Marks its 10th Anniversary

    21st December 2018 21:40:46 Hours

    65 Division Marks its 10th Anniversary

    The 65 Division with several programmes celebrated its 10th Anniversary on Saturday (15) on the directions of the incumbent General Officer Commanding, Brigadier Wasantha Kumarapperuma. On the anniversary day (15), troops presented a Guard Turnout and an inspection parade to the General Officer Commanding on arrival at the premises as a formality. It followed an All Rank tea table, get-together meets at Officers’ Mess and the Sergeants' Mess get-together, and a musical entertainment.

  • Ahead of Christmas, Troops Clean up Kalvalan Roman Catholic Church Premises

    21st December 2018 21:38:46 Hours

    Ahead of Christmas, Troops Clean up Kalvalan Roman Catholic Church Premises

    Troops of the 19 Battalion Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) of the 651 Brigade under the 65 Division of the Security Forces Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) conducted a 'Shramadana' campaign to clean up the Kalvalan Roman Catholic Church premises on Tuesday (18), ahead of the forthcoming X'mas.

  • 58 Div Troops Listen to Lectures on 'Prevention of Suicides'

    21st December 2018 21:30:17 Hours

    58 Div Troops Listen to Lectures on 'Prevention of Suicides'

    17 Officers and 179 Other Ranks from all under command formations in the 58 Division on Wednesday (19) listened to a lecture on ' 'Prevention of Suicides' at the Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Regimental Training School Boossa Four civil instructors in the Army with the coordination and supervision of the Directorate of Preventive Medicine...

  • Colombo Army Hospital & Kilinochchi Troops Celebrate X'Mas in Separate Grand Events

    21st December 2018 21:08:33 Hours

    Colombo Army Hospital & Kilinochchi Troops Celebrate X'Mas in Separate Grand Events

    Officers and Other Ranks serving the Colombo Army Hospital organized Christmas Carols, together with Rev Fr Chandana Perera and the Choirs of St' Theresa's church, Thimbirigasyaya on the eve of Christmas on Tuesday (18). The Christmas message on the occasion was read out by Rev Father Chandana Perera...

  • 13 SLNG Troops Do 'Shramadana' Work

    21st December 2018 20:12:00 Hours

    13 SLNG Troops Do 'Shramadana' Work

    13 Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) troops under command to the 64 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu carried out a 'Shramadana' programme in the Udayan preschool premises, situated in the Thaddidaymale Grama Niladhari Division on Saturday (15).

  • Colonel Wanigasekera Assumes Office as Officiating Director for Supply & Transport

    21st December 2018 16:09:20 Hours

    Colonel Wanigasekera Assumes Office as Officiating Director for Supply & Transport

    Colonel W.M.R.W.W.H.J.B Wanigasekera of the Sri Lanka Army Service Corps (SLASC) Regiment recently assumed office as the officiating Director of Supply and Transport in the Army upon retirement of his predecessor, Major General Ruwan Gunathilake.

  • Christmas Carols Reverberate at VIR Headquarters in Boyagane

    21st December 2018 16:07:11 Hours

    Christmas Carols Reverberate at VIR Headquarters in Boyagane

    Adding their contribution to the Season of Peace and Goodwill, troops in the Vijayabhahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) staged their Christmas Carols at the Cinema Hall, Regimental Headquarters in Boyagane on Tuesday (18) under the guidance of Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Colonel of the Regiment...

  • Army Has So Far Released 23,773.62 Acres of Private Lands

    19th December 2018 13:40:20 Hours

    Army Has So Far Released 23,773.62 Acres of Private Lands

    Sri Lanka Army in line with the President’s directives on the release of civilians’ lands in the North and East, hitherto being used for security purposes has so far freed a total acreage of 23,773.62, belonging to civilians during the period between May 2009 to meet with 31 December 2018 deadline set out by...

  • SF - MLT-organized Christmas Carols Reverberate in Church

    19th December 2018 13:15:56 Hours

    SF - MLT-organized Christmas Carols Reverberate in Church

    Christmas Carols, organized by the Security Forces Headquarters -Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) got underway on Tuesday (18) at the Saint Peter's Church in Mullaittivu with the blessings of church authorities and close coordination of Major General Dushyantha Rajaguru, Commander Security Forces – Mullaittivu...

  • Ministry of Finance & Mass Media Officials Receive 'Army Leadership' Training

    19th December 2018 13:14:56 Hours

    Ministry of Finance & Mass Media Officials Receive 'Army Leadership' Training

    A group of 30 state officials of the Ministry of Finance and Mass Media on Saturday (15) were at Ganemulla Commando Regiment Headquarters to undergo a one day training session on ' Leadership and Positive Thinking' in order to receive a further exposure...