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  • Late Major General Silva (retd) Laid to Rest amid Military Honours

    23rd February 2019 19:21:01 Hours

    Late Major General Silva (retd) Laid to Rest amid Military Honours

    Late Major General C.A.M.N Silva (retd), a former Chief of Staff of the Army who left memories in the annals of the Sri Lanka Army, bade farewell to the Nation on Saturday (23) evening, amid st a sea of his military comrades and mourners at the General Cemetery, Borella. Major General Ruwan Kulathunga....

  • Community Centres & Pre-Schools in Jaffna Get New Furniture from Army

    22nd February 2019 17:50:50 Hours

    Community Centres & Pre-Schools in Jaffna Get New Furniture from Army

    Durgamalai Pre-School at Kodikamam, Kaleiwani Community Centre, Thirumalwar Community Centre and Ligoria Fishermen’s Association in the Jaffna peninsula were among recipients of a large stock of essential furniture, provided under the civil-military cooperation of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) as....

  • Wanni Security Forces Select Best Volleyball Players During Inter Division Volleyball Tournament

    22nd February 2019 17:35:56 Hours

    Wanni Security Forces Select Best Volleyball Players During Inter Division Volleyball Tournament

    The closing ceremony of the Inter Division Volleyball Tournament - 2019 took place on Wednesday (20) at the Security Force Headquarters -Wanni Sports Complex where Officers and Other Ranks of all under command formations assemble under one roof...

  • Kilinochchi Donor Gives Relief to Civilians thru Army

    22nd February 2019 17:17:56 Hours

    Kilinochchi Donor Gives Relief to Civilians thru Army

    A total of 66 flood-affected civilians in Thadduvankoddai and Murusumoddai areas in Kilinochchi received dry ration packets, containing noodles, milk powder, sugar, tea, dhal, soya meat and rice, following sponsorship, provided by Mr Kanthan of Kilinochchi at the request of Major General Vijitha Ravipriya....

  • 22 Div Supports Conduct of Kovil Ceremony

    22nd February 2019 16:42:27 Hours

    22 Div Supports Conduct of Kovil Ceremony

    22 Division troops extending their goodwill and assistance for the smooth conduct of the annual Kovil Pooja at Sri Thirukkai Ambal Hindu Temple on the Orr´s Hill, Trincomalee carried out several projects. On Tuesday (19) prior to the event, the troops in a Shrarmadana (self-help) cleaned the Kovil....

  • Central Commander Visits Under Command Establishments

    22nd February 2019 16:35:29 Hours

    Central Commander Visits Under Command Establishments

    Major General Ruwan De Silva, Commander, Security Forces - Central (SF-C) in order to be familiar with respective duties, roles and tasks of under command establishments during Feb 21-22 visited.

  • MoD Officials Visit Minneriya Artillery School

    22nd February 2019 16:28:29 Hours

    MoD Officials Visit Minneriya Artillery School

    A group of 40 officials of the Ministry of Defence (MoD) in order to receive a basic knowledge on the functions of the Sri Lanka Army’s School of Artillery at Minneriya visited it during 15 - 16 February. Headed by Anurudha Wijekoon, Additional Secretary to the MoD, Major General D.A.R Ranawaka....

  • 57 Division Introduces New Paddy Breed for Better Profits

    21st February 2019 16:58:50 Hours

    57 Division Introduces New Paddy Breed for Better Profits

    An attempt to introduce a new breed of paddy seeds, 'Swayanjatha' which can be grown without agro-chemicals, insecticides or fertilizer was introduced to 64 selected farmers in the general areas of Kilinochchi on Monday (18) during an awareness session conducted at Kilinochchi Facility Centre in consultation...

  • Major General C. A.M.N Silva (retd) of SLLI Passes away

    21st February 2019 16:50:18 Hours

    Major General C. A.M.N Silva (retd) of SLLI Passes away

    Major General C.A.M.N Silva (retd) of the Sri Lanka Light Infantry Regiment (SLLI) passed away on Wednesday (20) while receiving treatment at the Colombo Army Hospital, Narahenpita. His remains are now lying at Jayarathne Florists, Elvitigala Mawatha, Colombo 07 and his funeral...

  • Yakkala RVAPL New Commandant Assumes Office

    21st February 2019 15:50:18 Hours

    Yakkala RVAPL New Commandant Assumes Office

    The newly-appointed Yakkala 'Ranaviru Apparel' Commandant, Major General Manjula Manatunga recently assumed duties as the 4th Commandant at the Ranaviru Apparel (RVAPL) factory in Yakkala. He was honoured by Ranaviru Apparel troops on arrival in a Guard Turnout in accordance with the military traditions...