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  • Central Commander Relinquishes to Take Over New Appointment

    22nd October 2018 19:19:42 Hours

    Central Commander Relinquishes to Take Over New Appointment

    A Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour, presented by the troops at the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) at Diyatalawa this morning (22) bade farewell to Major General Rukmal Dias, Commander, Security Forces - Central (SF-Cen)...

  • CAVT Trainees Construct New House for a Needy Family

    22nd October 2018 16:01:22 Hours

    CAVT Trainees Construct New House for a Needy Family

    Centre for Army Vocational Training of the Army (CAVT) - Kala Oya, responding positively to a request submitted by the Rajanganaya Pradeshiya Sabha (RPS) offered its technical support for construction of a new house, meant for a poor family with five children.

  • 21 Division New Commander Assumes Office

    22nd October 2018 14:38:02 Hours

    21 Division New Commander Assumes Office

    The 21 Division's new General Officer Commanding (GOC), Brigadier Kumar Jayapathirana assumed duties on Friday (19) at the 21 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ- W). A formal Guard Turnout saluted the new GOC upon his arrival...

  • Troops Enable Kids to Enjoy in New Park

    22nd October 2018 14:30:07 Hours

    Troops Enable Kids to Enjoy in New Park

    7 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops of the 683 Brigade in the 68 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) offered their vocational skills and renovated the kids’ park in Theravil Mathusha Pre-school premises and formally handed it over to pre-school authorities on Friday (19).

  • Mullaittivu School Invites GOC to Join 50th Anniversary

    22nd October 2018 14:26:07 Hours

    Mullaittivu School Invites GOC to Join 50th Anniversary

    Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 59 Division was one among the distinguished invitees to the 50th Anniversary commemoration of Mullaittivu Vidyananda National Vidyalaya and the retirement ceremony of its Principal, Mr P.K Shivalingam, held on Thursday (18)...

  • Central Troops Bring Smiles to a Needy Family Constructing a New House

    21st October 2018 14:14:37 Hours

    Central Troops Bring Smiles to a Needy Family Constructing a New House

    Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) considering difficulties, faced by a physically-handicapped father of two children on an initiative taken by Major General Rukmal Dias, Commander, Security Forces - Central (SF-Cen)...

  • Commander Walks Down Memory Lane at SLMA with His Batchmates

    19th October 2018 11:50:29 Hours

    Commander Walks Down Memory Lane at SLMA with His Batchmates

    Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army was compelled to walk down memory lane when he and his batchmates in the Regular Officer Cadet Intake 16 of the Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) at Diyatalawa assembled together to mark their Intake Day with their respected....

  • Tholpuram Civilians Gifted Essentials

    19th October 2018 11:35:29 Hours

    Tholpuram Civilians Gifted Essentials

    Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) considering the hardships, being experienced by a section of poverty-stricken civilians in Tholpuram, Jaffna donated a stock of essentials on Thursday (18). The initiative was put into practice by Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander...

  • KLN Troops Educated on Mental Health

    19th October 2018 11:31:42 Hours

    KLN Troops Educated on Mental Health

    Army Directorate of Preventive Medicine and Mental Health took steps to conduct a series of workshops, themed ‘How to Mitigate Mental Stress and Prevention of Suicide’ to educate all serving under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) during 16 - 18 October.

  • More Groups of Pre-School Kids Visit Palaly Airport

    19th October 2018 11:28:52 Hours

    More Groups of Pre-School Kids Visit Palaly Airport

    Another group of 29 pre-school kids of the Vinayagar pre-school in Bhaddameni, Jaffna with 2 teachers and 19 parents recently visited the Palaly airport as a result of the facilitation organized by the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J).