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  • Visiting Bangladesh SNCOs Call at Minneriya ITC

    15th November 2018 08:20:20 Hours

    Visiting Bangladesh SNCOs Call at Minneriya ITC

    The group of Senior Non-Commissioned Officers (SNCOs) of Bangladesh Army who are in Sri Lanka on a familiarization tour under the Army Commander-initiated Army to Army cooperation for SNCOs went to Minneriya Infantry Training Centre (ITC) on Wednesday (14).

  • To Ensure Transparency, Suppliers to be Educated in Awareness Programmes

    14th November 2018 17:22:20 Hours

    To Ensure Transparency, Suppliers to be Educated in Awareness Programmes

    Intending to maintain the highest degree of transparency in Army-managed procurement process, the Master General Ordnance (MGO) Branch of the Army on the directions given by the Commander of the Army has initiated an awareness programme to be conducted for registered suppliers of standard goods, equipment and clothing items...

  • HAHN Talks to Middle Grade Officers at Defence Services Command and Staff College

    14th November 2018 13:09:10 Hours

    HAHN Talks to Middle Grade Officers at Defence Services Command and Staff College

    The ongoing ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ (HAHN) project of the Army Hospital conducted another educative programme at the Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC), on a request made by Major General J.R Kulathunga, Commandant of the DSCSC was held at its auditorium at Sapugaskanda on.....

  • Kandy Ex-Servicemen Remember War Veterans

    14th November 2018 08:09:10 Hours

    Kandy Ex-Servicemen Remember War Veterans

    Kandy branch of the Ex-Servicemen’s Association remembered war veterans at the Army memorial in the Joseph E. De Silva Park to coincide with the Remembrance Day, commemorated at the Colombo Vihara Maha Devi Park on Sunday (11). Governor of the Central Province Hon P.B Dissanayake attended as the Chief Guest on the occasion. Sri Lanka Army band and drill platoons participated in the memorial service. Retired and serving tri-service and Police personnel participated in the arrangement.

  • More than 500 Silawathura Civilians Given Medical Assistance in Mobile Medical Camp

    13th November 2018 11:47:12 Hours

    More than 500 Silawathura Civilians Given Medical Assistance in Mobile Medical Camp

    More than 500 civilians of all ethnic groups in Silavathura, Mannar and its suburbs on Tuesday (6) sought medical consultations and treatment from a mammoth medical camp, organized jointly with the 54 Division Headquarters, ‘Jayagrahanaya....

  • Troops Ensure School Safety Mending Fence & Conduct Kovil Shramadana

    13th November 2018 11:40:00 Hours

    Troops Ensure School Safety Mending Fence  & Conduct Kovil Shramadana

    At the request of school authorities, 19 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Regiment offered their assistance to restore the barbed wire perimeter fence at Thewanpiddy Roman Catholic Tamil Mixed School in Kilinochchi District. A group of 16 Army personnel on the directions...

  • 613 Brigade Troops Rid Pollutants from Sacred Madu Shrine Area

    13th November 2018 11:35:48 Hours

    613 Brigade Troops Rid Pollutants from Sacred Madu Shrine Area

    On the directions of the General Officer Commanding, 61 Division, Brigadier K. D. C. G. J Tilakarathne, a group of Officers and Other Rankers of the 26 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) and the 24 Gajaba Regiment (GR) under the 613 Brigade enthusiastically took part in a Shramadana programme to....

  • ATS Maduru Oya Awards Certificates to Trained Young Officers & Other Ranks

    13th November 2018 11:25:48 Hours

    ATS Maduru Oya Awards Certificates to Trained Young Officers & Other Ranks

    Certificate awarding ceremony in the Young Officer Course-63 at the Army Training School (ATS) at Maduruoya (ATS) was held recently where 139 Young Officers passed out in a formal ceremony, graced by Major General H. J Seneviratne, ATS Commandant as....

  • They Avert One More Disaster Renovating Tank Bund Split

    12th November 2018 08:10:17 Hours

    They Avert One More Disaster Renovating Tank Bund Split

    Barely a few hours after the same 20 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (20 SLSR) troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni prevented a major disaster attending to a leakage on the Nedunkerni tank bund, another group of soldiers with the support of civilians plastered a split on time....

  • Third Workshop on ‘Martial Arts’ Gives Away Certificates

    12th November 2018 08:00:17 Hours

    Third Workshop on ‘Martial Arts’ Gives Away Certificates

    The Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J), in collaboration with the International Martial Arts Academy in Sri Lanka held the 3rd workshop on ‘Martial Arts’ in the year 2018 for Army personnel under command to the SFHQ-J during 07 - 12 November.