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  • Troops Avert Tank Bund Split in Palampiddi

    08th October 2018 20:08:59 Hours

    Troops Avert Tank Bund Split in Palampiddi

    Upon observation of a leakage along the Payankulam tank bund which provides water to Palampiddi area, troops of the 613 Brigade under the 61 Division immediately began repairs to avert a major disaster on Saturday (6) due to increasing water levels.

  • Kilinochchi SFHQ, Divisions, Brigades & Units Launch Multifarious Projects to Mark Army Anniversary

    08th October 2018 19:52:12 Hours

    Kilinochchi SFHQ, Divisions, Brigades & Units Launch Multifarious Projects to Mark Army Anniversary

    Multifarious community-oriented projects, flag blessing religious ceremonies, Shramadana events, sports tournaments, offer of free meals and school accessories....

  • New Postal Unit Established in Palaly

    08th October 2018 17:00:12 Hours

    New Postal Unit Established in Palaly

    The new postal unit, set up in the Palaly Army Cantonment at the request of Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J) was formally opened to the troops serving the peninsula during a simple ceremony on Saturday (6).

  • Troops Meditate at Kanduboda Meditation Centre

    08th October 2018 16:50:12 Hours

    Troops Meditate at Kanduboda Meditation Centre

    The Directorate of Psychological Operations intending to raise spiritual standards and mental peace among Officers and Other Ranks of the Armed Forces had one more meditation session at Kanduboda, ‘Bavunseth Vipassana Bhavana’ Centre on Friday (5).

  • Elaborate Anniversary Programmes in SFHQ-E Areas Attract Public Attention

    08th October 2018 16:21:37 Hours

    Elaborate Anniversary Programmes in SFHQ-E Areas Attract Public Attention

    Multi-religious observances, ‘Flag Marches’, community oriented projects, Shramadana roles, friendly matches and tournaments, blood donation programmes, etc were among the series of commemorative....

  • Army Cricketers Leave to Play with Their Counterparts in Pakistan Army

    08th October 2018 13:10:58 Hours

    Army Cricketers Leave to Play with Their Counterparts in Pakistan Army

    Pakistan Army Cricket Team and Sri Lankan Army Cricket team as a result of good relations being maintained will play three T-20 matches and two 50 over matches in Gujranwala, Rawalpindi and Gaddafi International Cricket grounds during 7 - 20 October.

  • Central Troops Assist Castlereigh Cleaning

    08th October 2018 10:10:58 Hours

    Central Troops Assist Castlereigh Cleaning

    A group of 15 Army personnel of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) at the request of the Nuwaraeliya District Secretariat contributed to a Shramadana project conducted to clean solid waste in the Castlereigh Reservoir in Hatton on Saturday (6). Troops of the 19 Sri Lanka....

  • SFHQ-E Symbolic Flag Blessing Ceremony Held in Batticaloa

    07th October 2018 21:30:45 Hours

    SFHQ-E Symbolic Flag Blessing Ceremony Held in Batticaloa

    The 23 Division-organized Flag Blessing ceremony jointly with the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) at Mangalaramaya, Batticaloa on Thursday (6) on account of the forthcoming 69th Army anniversary and the Army Day (Oct 10) was attended by Major General Santhusitha...

  • Calypso Musicians & Drama Talents Given Stimulant in 66 Division

    07th October 2018 21:24:42 Hours

    Calypso Musicians & Drama Talents Given Stimulant in 66 Division

    A project, designed to further stimulate Calypso musicians and drama talents among Army personnel serving under the 66 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi got underway on Thursday (4) by way of conducting separate competitions, following an initiative introduced...

  • 11 Div Troops Clean Peradeniya Hospital to Mark Army Anniversary

    07th October 2018 21:15:15 Hours

    11 Div Troops Clean Peradeniya Hospital to Mark Army Anniversary

    As one more project to coincide with the forthcoming 69th Army Anniversary, 11 Division troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) commanded by Major General T.J Nanayakkara, General Officer Commanding, 11 Division on the directions...