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  • ‘Harmattan - 2’ Begins from Chundikulam

    18th October 2018 23:25:29 Hours

    ‘Harmattan - 2’ Begins from Chundikulam

    The Army-initiated Field Training Exercise (FTX), ‘Harmattan - 2’ commenced this morning (18) at Chundikulam in the presence of a large gathering of Officers and Other Rankers.The flag-off for the ‘Harmattan - 2’ took place in the presence of Major General Laksiri Waduge, General Officer Commanding...

  • Annual War Heroes’ Commemoration at Battaramulla Monument Held

    18th October 2018 23:19:58 Hours

    Annual War Heroes’ Commemoration at Battaramulla Monument Held

    One of the prominent features of the series of 69th Army Anniversary ceremonies, commemoration of War Heroes at Battaramulla monument got underway this afternoon (17), graced by Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander....

  • ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ Enlightens Army Chefs & Cooks

    18th October 2018 17:34:53 Hours

    ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ Enlightens Army Chefs & Cooks

    The ongoing ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ (HAHN) project of the Colombo Army Hospital which has by now interacted with all categories of Army personnel across the island on Wednesday (10) had one more round of educative lectures for selected Army Chefs and instructors on preparation of ‘Healthy Meals’.

  • Troops Avert Major Water Leakage in Tank Bund

    18th October 2018 16:04:30 Hours

    Troops Avert Major Water Leakage in Tank Bund

    61 Division troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) on the directions of Major General Kumudu Perera, Commander, Security Forces - Wanni timely intervened and plastered a major leakage in the Vairavamundimurippu tank bund in the Kalmadu Gramaseva Division....

  • Troops Want Pre-School to be Kept Clean & Tidy

    17th October 2018 14:11:33 Hours

    Troops Want Pre-School to be Kept Clean & Tidy

    A group of thirty-one 11 (V) Gajaba Regiment troops of the 651 Brigade under command to the 65 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) showing their goodwill towards children, launched a cleaning programme at Mulankavil Kalai Mahal Pre-School premises...

  • They Help Prevention of Mosquito Breeding

    17th October 2018 14:05:09 Hours

    They Help Prevention of Mosquito Breeding

    Troops serving the 7 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) and 9 Vijayabhahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) under command to the 571 Brigade of the 57 Division of the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on Tuesday (16) launched a mosquito breeding prevention programme....

  • Students Undergo Army Leadership Training

    17th October 2018 14:00:33 Hours

    Students Undergo Army Leadership Training

    Students at Natthandiya Dhammissara College following the approval given by the Commander of the Army underwent a full day leadership training at the Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) Regimental Headquarters on Wednesday (17). During this leadership programme, students were educated....

  • SFHQ-J English Course Ends

    17th October 2018 13:53:09 Hours

    SFHQ-J English Course Ends

    A brief closing ceremony of the ‘English Language Development Course’ for Other Rankers of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) saw all 41 attendees receive proficiency certificates on Wednesday (17).

  • ‘Ride with Pride’ on Sunday (28)

    17th October 2018 13:50:09 Hours

    ‘Ride with Pride’ on Sunday (28)

    For the second time hundreds of Army cyclists, together with their counterparts in the Navy, Air Force and the civil sector will join the ‘Ride with Pride’ project of the Army at Galle Face Green on Sunday (28) morning at 6.30 a.m.

  • Kilinochchi Troops Compete in Basketball & Badminton

    17th October 2018 13:50:09 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Compete in Basketball & Badminton

    13 basketball teams and 26 badminton teams of all formations under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) vied for supremacy during a full day tournament held at the SFHQ-KLN premises on Wednesday (17).