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  • Jaffna Troops Commemorate Army Anniversary with Formal Ceremonies

    11th October 2018 16:07:27 Hours

    Jaffna Troops Commemorate Army Anniversary with Formal Ceremonies

    Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) in addition to the series of religious observances and other projects that got underway, prior to the 69th Army Anniversary Day (Oct 10) marked the event at the SFHQ...

  • Kilinochchi Troops Join Army Day Commemorative Ceremonies

    11th October 2018 15:49:58 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Join Army Day Commemorative Ceremonies

    Blood Donations, Lunch Treats, Special Poojas, Free Donation of School Accessories and Dry Ration Packets, Religious Programmes, Shramadana Work, Tree Plantings, etc were among principal projects that were launched by all Divisions, Brigades and the Security...

  • Win in 59 Division Cricket Tournament Goes to 593 Brigade Cricketers

    11th October 2018 15:30:16 Hours

    Win in 59 Division Cricket Tournament Goes to 593 Brigade Cricketers

    593 Brigade Headquarters in collaboration with the 59 Division Headquarters on the instructions of Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 59 Division held a friendly cricket tournament among Army Cricketers serving in all Brigades and Units in the 59 Division during 26 Sept - 6 Oct at the 593 Brigade ground.

  • SFHQ-Cen on Army Day Holds Anniversary Programmes

    11th October 2018 15:14:16 Hours

    SFHQ-Cen on Army Day Holds Anniversary Programmes

    Flag Marches, Tree-Planting, Shramadana and different community projects organized by the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) got underway on the Army Day (10) under the supervision of respective Divisions and Brigades on the directions...

  • Maj Gen Jayasekera, New Colonel of the Regiment GW

    10th October 2018 22:31:28 Hours

    Maj Gen Jayasekera, New Colonel of the Regiment GW

    Major General Aruna Jayasekera, General Officer Commanding, 22 Division assumed duties as the 24th Colonel of the Regiment of the Gemunu Watch (GW) during a simple ceremony at the Gemunu Watch Regimental Centre in Kuruwita on Saturday (06).

  • Army Rugby Team Includes Foreign Players

    10th October 2018 22:29:03 Hours

    Army Rugby Team Includes Foreign Players

    A three-member group of senior office-bearers in the Sri Lanka Army Rugby Committee with the blessings of the Commander of the Army was in the Republic of Fiji for a week (24 Sept - 3 Oct) to select two Fijian rugby players for inclusion in the Army...

  • 1 SLSR Turns 62 Years Old

    10th October 2018 22:24:34 Hours

    1 SLSR Turns 62 Years Old

    1 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) marked its 62nd anniversary with several community projects, attended by 1 SLSR troops, now based in Paranthan under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on Tuesday (2).

  • ‘Virujana’ Awardees Refresh Their Future Leadership Skills

    10th October 2018 08:22:05 Hours

    ‘Virujana’ Awardees Refresh Their Future Leadership Skills

    A full-day workshop (Phase 1) for heroes and heroines who had rescued lives of others risking their own lives during the past 24 years (1993 - 2018) and were subsequently felicitated by state-patronized ‘Weera Podujana Padanama’....

  • Wanni Troops Mark Army Anniversary with Diverse Projects

    10th October 2018 01:05:06 Hours

    Wanni Troops Mark Army Anniversary with Diverse Projects

    A string of commemorative events to mark the forthcoming 69th Army Anniversary got underway at the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) and in all Divisions, Brigades and Units under command to the SFHQ-W during October 4 - 9.

  • Blood Donation, Cleaning Projects & Flag March to Dominate in SFHQ-Cen Anniversary Itinerary

    09th October 2018 17:28:45 Hours

    Blood Donation, Cleaning Projects & Flag March to Dominate in SFHQ-Cen Anniversary Itinerary

    Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) in parallel with forthcoming 69th Army anniversary commemorative arrangements taking place around the country launched their own projects with the apex....