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  • 582 Brigade Troops Hold Eye Clinic

    11th November 2018 00:00:10 Hours

    582 Brigade Troops Hold Eye Clinic

    An eye-clinic for benefit of Ingiriya civilians was conducted by the 582 Brigade troops on Sunday (11) on the directions of Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, Commander, Security Forces - West and under the supervision of 582 Brigade Commander.

  • Army Competitors in PACES Bag 36 Gold & 22 Silver Medals

    09th November 2018 16:29:05 Hours

    Army Competitors in PACES Bag 36 Gold & 22 Silver Medals

    Sri Lanka Army Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System (PACES) teams who vied recently in the 2nd International Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System (PACES) Competition in Lahore, Pakistan won 36 Gold and 22 Silver Medals. The competition, attended by 64 Army....

  • Wanni Security Personnel Join ‘Deepavali’ Offerings with Devotees

    09th November 2018 15:45:14 Hours

    Wanni Security Personnel Join ‘Deepavali’ Offerings with Devotees

    Army personnel of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) along with members of the Tamil community in Vavuniya joined a special Hindu religious ‘Pooja’ at Sri Kandasamy Kovil, Vavuniya to mark the Deepavali festival on Tuesday (6).

  • Kilinochchi Troops Plant 3827 Jack Plants Under ‘Ranaviru Haritha Arana’

    09th November 2018 15:26:14 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Plant 3827 Jack Plants Under ‘Ranaviru Haritha Arana’

    Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), together with all Divisions, Brigades and all units under command to it on Wednesday (7) launched a massive tree planting drive to coincide with the ongoing Army-initiated ‘Ranaviru Haritha Arana....

  • New 14 Division Commander Assumes Office

    09th November 2018 13:30:31 Hours

    New 14 Division Commander Assumes Office

    Brigadier Chula Abenayake, the newly-appointed General Officer Commanding (GOC) for 14 Division assumed duties on Monday (5) at the 14 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters – West (SFHQ- West) in Colombo. Amid ‘Seth Pirith’ chanting, he left his signature in an official document....

  • Mahamaya Girl Guides Supported for Their Jungle Expedition

    09th November 2018 13:00:31 Hours

    Mahamaya Girl Guides Supported for Their Jungle Expedition

    Troops of the 111 Brigade, 11 Division and the Signal Training School located in the general area of the Security Force Headquarters-Central (SFHQ-C) offered their assistance to the girl guides of the Kandy Mahamaya Girls’ School for conduct of their annual SEGNO excursion and the competition that got underway on Saturday (3) inside the Dunumadalawa Forest reservoir.

  • New DGGS at Army Headquarters Assumes Office

    08th November 2018 13:15:49 Hours

    New DGGS at Army Headquarters Assumes Office

    Major General Niyshshanka Ranawana during a brief ceremony assumed office as the new Director General General Staff (DGGS) at the Army Headquarters this morning (8). A representative Buddhist monk invoked blessings on the new office by chanting ‘Seth Pirith’ after the day’s protagonist offered...

  • Diverse ‘Deepavali’ Commemorations Take Place in Kilinochchi

    08th November 2018 12:15:49 Hours

    Diverse ‘Deepavali’ Commemorations Take Place in Kilinochchi

    Troops in Kilinochchi area with the intention of promoting goodwill among civilians contributed to the commemoration of Deepavali on Tuesday (6) launching several projects. On the directions of Major General Vijitha Ravipriya, General Officer...

  • Be a Lady Officer & Earn Your Future!

    08th November 2018 11:00:05 Hours

    Be a Lady Officer & Earn Your Future!

    Sri Lanka Army welcomes applications from suitable patriotic and energetic female school leavers under 22 years of age for enlistment to the Army Regular Force as Lady Officer Cadets. If you are a lady, driven by an insatiable appetite for diverse challenges of different magnitude and possibilities of exploring...

  • Kilinochchi Commander Relinquishes Office to Take Over as DGGS

    07th November 2018 20:40:41 Hours

    Kilinochchi Commander Relinquishes Office to Take Over as DGGS

    A Guard Turn Out and a Guard of Honour were awarded to the outgoing Commander Security Forces - Kilinochchi, Major General Niyshshanka Ranawana at the SFHQ-KLN premises on Tuesday (6) in accordance with military traditions to mark his relinquishment..