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  • Newly-Promoted GOC Addresses Troops

    27th November 2018 12:15:36 Hours

    Newly-Promoted GOC Addresses Troops

    The newly-promoted General Officer Commanding (GOC), 14 Division, Major General Chula Abeynayake was honoured in a Guard Turnout presented by the 6 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops on Monday (26) at the Divisional Headquarters. Afterwards, the GOC addressed the troops before he participated in refreshments.

  • Troops Assist Civilians in Thannamarachchi to Drain Accumulated Rain Water

    27th November 2018 00:03:40 Hours

    Troops Assist Civilians in Thannamarachchi to Drain Accumulated Rain Water

    Army troops along with officials in the Disaster Management Centre at Chavakachcheri Urban Council and Thannamarachchi Divisional Secretariat Office assisted Kovilkudiirippu civilians, engaged in draining of rainy water that accumulated in their residential...

  • Newly Modified Two Gun Carriages Save Millions for the Army

    26th November 2018 23:44:31 Hours

    Newly Modified Two Gun Carriages Save Millions for the Army

    Two Gun Carriages modified and reproduced by Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (SLEME) - Artillery Battalion at Minneriya, using parts of two abandoned pounder guns were officially handed over to Major General Rukmal Dias, Colonel Commandant - Sri Lanka Artillery Regiment...

  • Hours after Assumption of Office, New East Commander Participates in 'Pinnacle' Unveiling

    26th November 2018 20:55:41 Hours

     Hours after Assumption of Office, New East Commander Participates in 'Pinnacle' Unveiling

    Just a few hours after Major General Aruna Jayasekera assumed office as new Commander Security Forces – East on Saturday (24) by a strange coincidence, he was invited to unveil the pinnacle atop the newly-constructed Stupa (pagoda) at Welikanda...

  • O/L Candidates in Wanni Learn 'Motivation & Stress Management'

    24th November 2018 21:55:04 Hours

    O/L Candidates in Wanni Learn 'Motivation & Stress Management'

    Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) organized a seminar for students sitting for the General Certificate of Education Examination (Ordinary Level) on 'motivation and exam stress management'. Students representing several Tamil and Sinhala schools in the Educational Zone in Vavuniya attended this seminar, organized free of charge with the help of Colombo Institute of Research and Psychology.

  • 22 Division Facilitates Conduct of G.C.E. (O/L) Seminar in Trincomalee

    22nd November 2018 21:55:04 Hours

    22 Division Facilitates Conduct of G.C.E. (O/L) Seminar in Trincomalee

    The conduct of a full-day seminar on Mathematics for students sitting the forthcoming G.C.E. (O/L) examination in December was facilitated by troops of the 22 Division under the guidance of Major General Aruna Jayasekara, General Officer Commanding, 22 Division with the active support lent by...

  • They Listen to Variety of Lectures in Mullaittivu

    22nd November 2018 20:55:35 Hours

    They Listen to Variety of Lectures in Mullaittivu

    More than 45 Officers and 250 Other Rankers of all under command establishments in the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) on Monday (19) listened to a variety of lectures, organized at the 68 Division Headquarters following an initiative taken by the Commander, SF- MLT....

  • New 62 Division Commander Assumes Office

    22nd November 2018 19:55:36 Hours

    New 62 Division Commander Assumes Office

    Brigadier Dhammika Jayasingha, the newly-appointed General Officer Commanding (GOC) for 62 Division assumed duties on Tuesday (20) at the 62 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters – Wanni (SFHQ-W) in Wanni. A Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour presented by by 9 Gajaba Regiment (GR) troops greeted....

  • Jaffna Commander Gifts New Motorbikes to Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police

    22nd November 2018 19:05:36 Hours

    Jaffna Commander Gifts New Motorbikes to Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police

    Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander Security Forces - Jaffna during a formal visit to the 4 Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police (SLCMP) in Jaffna on Wednesday (21) gave away 3 new motor bicycles for use as outriders for ceremonial duties. The worth of the motorbikes stood at nearly 29 lakhs.

  • Ayurvedic Administrators Visit 61 Division Herbal Garden

    22nd November 2018 18:55:36 Hours

    Ayurvedic Administrators Visit 61 Division Herbal Garden

    A team of Ayurvedic administrators at Hospital for Indigenous Medicine in Vavuniya paid a visit to the herbal garden, maintained by the 61 Division Headquarters on Wednesday (21). Mr T. Sarvanandan, Administrator at this Hospital and his staff enthusiastically inspected the garden and expressed their satisfaction over the attempts...