Header

Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

News Features

  • Monks Confer Appreciative Title on Eastern Commander

    30th July 2018 19:07:35 Hours

    Monks Confer Appreciative Title on Eastern Commander

    Sri Lanka Amarapura Ariyawansha Saddhamma Sabhawa of Amarapura Nikaya, appreciating dedicated services to foster Buddhism, conferred the honorary title, ‘Sugathasasana Janajayasadana Samagrasri’ upon Major General Santhusitha Pananwala, Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E) during a religious ceremony.....

  • Haldummulla Youngsters Get Army ‘Leadership’ Training

    30th July 2018 16:07:35 Hours

    Haldummulla Youngsters Get Army ‘Leadership’ Training

    At the request of school authorities and youth clubs in the Haldummulla Divisional Secretariat area, a workshop on ‘Leadership’ and ‘Physical Training’ was conducted by the Security Force Headquarters – Central for more than 130 youngsters in 11 Grama Seva Divisions on Friday (27) at the Haldummulla Divisional Secretariat premises.

  • Wanni, Mullaitivu & Kilinochchi Troops Listen to Lectures on Different Subjects

    30th July 2018 13:07:35 Hours

    Wanni, Mullaitivu & Kilinochchi Troops Listen to Lectures on Different Subjects

    A timely lecture on ‘Impact of Religion for World Peace’ was delivered by scholar, Maulavi Mohamad Ersharad Rawahi for Officers and Other Ranks serving the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) on Saturday (21) at the headquarters auditorium.

  • Mobile Clinic Treats More Than 250 Civilians

    30th July 2018 10:07:35 Hours

    Mobile Clinic Treats More Than 250 Civilians

    A team of doctors working for the Regional Director of Health Services and Kilinochchi hospital at the invitation of Major General Niyshshanka Ranawana, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi coordinated with 66 Division and 663 Brigade troops and held a mobile medical clinic on Saturday (28) at Jayapuram school to examine civilians for dental caries and Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs).

  • 551 Bde's 18th Anniversary Builds a New House for a Needy Family

    28th July 2018 21:54:46 Hours

    551 Bde's 18th Anniversary Builds a New House for a Needy Family

    Troops of the 551 Brigade under the 55 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) to coincide with their 18th anniversary laid the foundation stone to build a new house for a needy family in Point Pedro.

  • 24 Division Actively Assists Conduct of the 71st ‘Upasampada’ Ceremony in Ampara

    27th July 2018 08:55:09 Hours

    24 Division Actively Assists Conduct of the 71st ‘Upasampada’ Ceremony in Ampara

    Consequent upon a request made by the Secretary of the Sri Lanka Ramanna Nikayarakshaka Sabha, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army directed Major General Santhusitha Pananwala, Commander...

  • Cornerstone for the New SLAGSC HQ Building Laid

    27th July 2018 08:51:16 Hours

    Cornerstone for the New SLAGSC HQ Building Laid

    The cornerstone-laying ceremony of the new Headquarters building of the Sri Lanka Army General Service Corps (SLAGSC) Regimental Headquarters at Panagoda Army Cantonment was held recently with the blessings of the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake.

  • 12 Division Conducts ‘Dansela’ for Katargama Devotees

    27th July 2018 08:46:10 Hours

    12 Division Conducts ‘Dansela’ for Katargama Devotees

    Troops of the 12 Division in Hambantota under the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) organized ‘Dansela’ (free eatery) for devotees attending the Kataragama Esala Festival. It is conducted during 13 - 27 July inside the Devala premises.

  • Kilinochchi Troops Do More Shramadana Campaigns

    27th July 2018 08:43:18 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Do More Shramadana Campaigns

    651 and 653 Brigade troops of the 65 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) conducted a few community projects on 21 July 2018 by way of cleaning.

  • New 61 Division GOC Assumes Duties

    27th July 2018 06:01:06 Hours

    New 61 Division GOC Assumes Duties

    The newly-appointed 61 Division's General Officer Commanding (GOC), Brigadier K.D.C.G.J Tilakaratne recently assumed duties at 61 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W)