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  • “Let Us Re-Build Lost Confidence in Muslims” - Senior Muslim Officers

    13th May 2019 13:05:26 Hours

    “Let Us Re-Build Lost Confidence in Muslims” - Senior Muslim Officers

    A team of senior Muslim Army Officers, led by Brigadier M.M Kithsiri, Director Psychological Operations at the Army Directorate of Psychological Operations on Sunday (12) went to the Dehiwala Jumma Mosque and met a large group of Mavulavis, Colombo District Masjeed Federation members, leading Muslim leaders in an attempt to educate...

  • All Security Precautions in Place-OOC Commander Assures

    12th May 2019 15:19:16 Hours

    All Security Precautions in Place-OOC Commander Assures

    Extensive security precautions and arrangements are now being adopted across the Western province and the rest of the country by respective Army authorities in close consultation with the Police, Principals, teachers, parents, vigilant committees and civil community activists. During the past few days....

  • Senior Army Muslim Officers Meet Moulavis, Officials & Senior Citizens & Stress Importance of Communal Harmony

    12th May 2019 12:52:47 Hours

    Senior Army Muslim Officers Meet Moulavis, Officials & Senior Citizens & Stress Importance of Communal Harmony

    A team of Senior Muslim Officers serving the Sri Lanka Army on the instructions of the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake during 8-10 May met a large group of leading Moulavis (Islamic priests), State Administrators....

  • GENERAL AMNESTY PERIOD EXTENDED BY ANOTHER WEEK

    12th May 2019 11:52:46 Hours

    GENERAL AMNESTY PERIOD EXTENDED BY ANOTHER WEEK

    The General Amnesty period declared for Army deserters to receive their legal discharge has been extended by the Army Headquarters by another week considering the need for more to receive their discharge. Accordingly, Army deserters who have so far failed to report to their respective Regimental Headquarters....

  • Army Troops with Policemen Continue Clearing Operations

    12th May 2019 10:43:21 Hours

    Army Troops with Policemen Continue Clearing Operations

    Security operations, meant to sustain law and order as well as to search explosives or any harmful objects or suspects are underway at island-wide Security Force Headquarters levels as of Thursday (9) evening. 20 Sri Lanka Light Infantry troops of the 66 Infantry Division in Pooneryn under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi conducted....

  • Kilinochchi Commander Educates All Sectors on Security Arrangements

    11th May 2019 14:35:53 Hours

    Kilinochchi Commander Educates All Sectors on Security Arrangements

    Major General Vijitha Ravipriya, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi on Thursday (9) presided a security coordinating conference with representatives of all state, semi-state and private sector institutes in the....

  • Kilinochchi Troops Educated on ‘Prevention of Suicides’

    11th May 2019 10:35:53 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Educated on ‘Prevention of Suicides’

    A series of lectures on ‘Prevention of Suicides’ were conducted during 7 - 9 May for troops serving the Security Force Headquarters-Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), the Forward Maintenance Area - Kilinochchi and all Divisions under the SFHQ-KLN following an initiative taken by Major General Vijitha Ravipriya, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi.

  • Jaffna Troops Put up One More New Home for a Needy Family in Tholpuram

    10th May 2019 16:13:52 Hours

    Jaffna Troops Put up One More New Home for a Needy Family in Tholpuram

    Security Force Headquarters-Jaffna (SFHQ-J) lending its helping hand once again to under-privileged civilians in the Jaffna peninsula constructed a new home for a poor family in the general area of Tholpuram....

  • University Dons Discuss Security Measures with Jaffna Commander

    09th May 2019 14:46:38 Hours

    University Dons Discuss Security Measures with Jaffna Commander

    A group of Jaffna University dons, together with the Registrar on Tuesday (7) met Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi, Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna and discussed measures that should be taken to strengthen security arrangements...

  • Differently Able SLLI War Heroes Gifted with New Cafeteria

    09th May 2019 14:44:59 Hours

    Differently Able SLLI War Heroes Gifted with New Cafeteria

    Headquarters Battalion of the Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Regimental at Boossa, fulfilling a long-felt requirement of disabled SLLI War Heroes who are under rehabilitation put up a new spacious and air-conditioned cafeteria complex on an initiative...