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  • Troops Encourage Civilians for Cultivation of Jack in Kilinochchi

    13th May 2018 22:54:20 Hours

    Troops Encourage Civilians for Cultivation of Jack in Kilinochchi

    Troops of the 6 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) of the 57 Division under the Security Force Headquarters – Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on a suggestion made by Major General Niyshshanka Ranawana, Commander, Security Forces – Kilinochchi (SF-KLN), distributed approximately 1500 Jack plants of economic value among 275 selected families in Thoddiadi area in Kilinochchi district during a recent ceremony.

  • Mobile Dental Clinic Examines Students & Civilians

    13th May 2018 22:53:42 Hours

    Mobile Dental Clinic Examines Students & Civilians

    66 Division Headquarters under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi initiated and coordinated the conduct of a mobile dental clinic for poor civilians in Veravil area, Kilinochchi at Veravil Hindu College on Saturday (12) as one more community project of the troops. Brigadier Deepthi Jayathilaka, General Officer Commanding, 66 Division suggested the project in close contact with Kilinochchi region-based dentists and medical officers, Dr Maduwanthi and Dr Balakumar.

  • Young Officers Complete SLSME Earth Moving Equipment Module

    13th May 2018 22:50:42 Hours

    Young Officers Complete SLSME Earth Moving Equipment Module

    Eight young Officers who recently joined the Corps of Sri Lanka Engineers completed their Earth Moving Equipment and Construction Plant Package module recently at the Engineer Brigade in Boo Oya. This training was a vital component, included in the Young Officers’ Engineer Course No – IX which is currently progressing at the Sri Lanka School of Military Engineering (SLSME).

  • 51 Division Troops Launch More Community Projects with Civilians

    13th May 2018 22:46:59 Hours

    51 Division Troops Launch More Community Projects with Civilians

    Troops serving the 511 Brigade and 515 Brigade of the Security Force Headquarters-Jaffna (SFHQ-J) joined hands together with civilians in the area and conducted a few ‘Shramadana’ projects in the Jaffna town area during 29 April to 5 May.

  • Massive Incentives Distributed among Under-privileged Jaffna Students & Families

    13th May 2018 22:43:59 Hours

    Massive Incentives Distributed among Under-privileged Jaffna Students & Families

    ‘Daham Pahana’,the musical and spiritual project of the ‘Daham Pahana Foundation’, comprised of religious members mainly led by Brother Charles Thomas who is now popular in interpreting values in musical creation and encouraging inculcation of.....

  • New DCOS Makes First Formal Visit to Ranaviru Apparel Factories at Alawwa & Yakkala

    11th May 2018 11:48:49 Hours

    New DCOS Makes First Formal Visit to Ranaviru Apparel Factories at Alawwa & Yakkala

    Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana the newly-appointed Deputy Chief of Staff (DCOS) of the Sri Lanka Army and Chairman of Board Management (BoM), Ranaviru Apparel (RVAPL), made his first formal visit to the Army-managed Ranaviru Apparel Factories at....

  • SLLI Colours Enshrined in Special Chamber

    10th May 2018 17:30:21 Hours

    SLLI Colours Enshrined in Special Chamber

    The Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI), the oldest Regiment in the Army which boasts a proud history of 137 years and possesses a number of Colours to this date added the highest significance and dignity to those SLLI laurels by enshrining them in a new state-of-the-art chamber inside the SLLI.......

  • Kilinochchi Troops Assist Preparation of Central College Ground

    10th May 2018 17:29:30 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Assist Preparation of Central College Ground

    Troops of the 57 Division extended their assistance to clean and make the Kilinochchi Central College Ground for the Athletic meet on 01 May 2018 under the direction of Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi, Major General Niyshshanka Ranawana.

  • Medical Campaign & Distribution of Books for Libraries Benefit Civilians in Ampara

    10th May 2018 17:29:27 Hours

    Medical Campaign & Distribution of Books for Libraries Benefit Civilians in Ampara

    Rotary Club of Ampara and Friend-in-Need Society of Colombo jointly organized a medical camp in collaboration with Army troops in the 24 Division in Malwatte, Ampara of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E). The medical camp was organized by.....

  • Army Canoeing & Kayaking Players Excel in National Tournament

    10th May 2018 17:29:21 Hours

    Army Canoeing & Kayaking Players Excel in National Tournament

    Army players won Silver in National Canoeing & Kayaking Competition -2018 organized by the Sri Lanka Canoeing & Kayaking National Association got underway in Diyawanna waters on 24 April. Teams from Tri -Forces, Civil Organizations and Schools competed in the events.