10th July 2017 18:07:26 Hours
The outgoing Defence Attaché at the US Embassy in Sri Lanka, Lieutenant Colonel Robert Knox Ross this morning (7) paid a courtesy call on the new Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake.
07th July 2017 13:54:52 Hours
The newly-appointed 22nd Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General N. U. M. M. W Senanayake RWP RSP USP psc, more popularly known as ‘Mahesh Senanayake’ who took office on Wednesday (5) at the Army Headquarters,....
05th July 2017 16:09:09 Hours
Minutes after the new Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake took office at the Army Headquarters as the 22nd Commander of the Sri Lanka Army on Wednesday (5), he had a cordial interaction with media personnel with a view to setting out his vision in future as the Army Chief.
04th July 2017 10:22:29 Hours
HE the President Maithripala Sirisena in his capacity as the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces has appointed Major General Mahesh Senanayake RWP RSP USP psc as the 22nd Commander of the Army after promoting him to the rank of Lieutenant General effective from June 27, 2017.
04th July 2017 10:21:09 Hours
A dignified formal ceremony at the Commander’s office in the Army Headquarters this morning (4) saluted the outgoing 21st Commander of the Army, General Crisanthe De Silva, in accordance with military traditions after he symbolically handed over.....
04th July 2017 10:20:04 Hours
Responding positively to the concerns of the public, Members of Parliament (MPs) and local politicians in the Jaffna District, the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on Monday (3) released one more land patch of 54 acres along the coastal belt in Thaididi Grama Niladari Division....
01st July 2017 22:48:13 Hours
Members of the troops of the 1 and 6 Corps of Engineer Services are currently engaged in the construction of two new temporary wards in the Negombo General Hospital premises for use of Dengue patients after hospital authorities brought the lack of adequate warding facilities to the notice of HE .....
01st July 2017 22:46:37 Hours
General Crisanthe De Silva, the newly appointed Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) who is also the Commander of the Army assumed duties in the CDS office at the BMICH premises on Thursday (29) after a brief religious ceremony. The day’s itinerary got to a start after a tri-service Guard Turnout and a Guard of Honour .........
01st July 2017 22:45:27 Hours
The special week-long Dengue prevention programme, now underway in Colombo as an initiative of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West), continued for the second day on Monday (3) covering Mahawatta area in Colombo. 40 teams, each team comprised of 5 Army personnel, 1 Policeman and 1 Public Health Inspector accordingly.......
30th June 2017 20:24:57 Hours
Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) will release another land patch of 54 acres where the Myladi Fisheries Harbour is situated on Monday (3) during a formal ceremony at Jaffna. With the release of this patch of land, displaced families, mostly living with their next of kin are able to return to their original places of residents in Myladi.