01st July 2018 14:48:01 Hours
Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army, currently in the Eastern region in connection with Poson Commemorations, opening of various facility complexes in the Ampara Combat Training School (CTS) and the 24 Division Headquarters (see separate stories) in the.....
01st July 2018 14:40:15 Hours
The garden farm, maintained around the ‘Laksenpaya' official bungalow for VIPs in the 11 Division premises in Pallekele, Kandy was adjudged the best (first place) in the Central Province’s Department of Agriculture - conducted ‘Nagarayata Uyanwathu’ competition, across the Central Province in the year 2017.
30th June 2018 08:05:39 Hours
HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces has promoted five senior Brigadiers of the Army to the rank of temporary Major General and 34 Captains to the rank of temporary Major, states a communiqué issued by the Military Secretariat on Friday (29) evening.
29th June 2018 15:46:17 Hours
At the invitation of the Commander, Security Forces - East (SF-E), Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army as one more segment of his itinerary in the East on Thursday (28) went to the 24 Division Headquarters in Ampara and spoke to the troops serving there during his first formal visit.
29th June 2018 13:14:54 Hours
Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army on Thursday (28), making his first formal visit to the Combat Training School (CTS) in Ampara met a representative gathering of the staff there and exchanged views on different welfare aspects after receiving an update on the CTS....
28th June 2018 15:26:52 Hours
HE the President Maithripala Sirisena on account of the sacred Poson Poya Day (27) took part in several ceremonial openings in Polonnaruwa under the ongoing ‘Pibidemu Polonnaruwa’ project of the Presidential Secretariat.
26th June 2018 17:09:29 Hours
Sri Lanka Army troops, condoling with the family of Warrant Officer II (WO II), S. P Kurushumuththu (rtd) of Shivan Street, Urumpirai-East, Jaffna who passed away on Sunday (24) offered all possible assistance to the house of mourning and accorded full military honours during the funeral at Urumpirai cemetery on Tuesday (26).
26th June 2018 16:20:57 Hours
A delegation from the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations (UNDPKO) currently in Sri Lanka paid a courtesy call on Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army at the Army Headquarters on Wednesday (20). The UNDPKO team during the friendly meet inquired into the status quo regarding the Army’s.....
26th June 2018 15:09:29 Hours
Tri-service personnel and members of their families who were taken on pilgrimage to Bodhgaya on an initiative organized by the Commander of the Army in close cooperation with his counterpart in India returned to the island this evening (26), replete with pleasant memories.
24th June 2018 18:32:30 Hours
A meritorious project of unique nature, hitherto unheard in the Army accommodated a total of 160 Tri-service personnel and their family members including 82 Army participants to go on a pilgrimage to Bodhgaya for the first time in their lifetime....