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Sri Lanka Army Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) Regimental Headquarters at Karandeniya on Friday (17) extended a red carpet welcome to the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake who was making his first formal visit to the MIC Headquarters after he assumed office.

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General Amnesty for Absentees Ends Tomorrow (22)

21st November 2017 14:32:56 Hours

The extended general amnesty period offered to Army absentees (Absent Without Leave) to receive their legal discharge after reporting to their respective Regimental Headquarters ends on Wednesday (22). A total of 10,112 Army deserters, including 12 Officers, 09 Officer Cadets and 10,091 Other Rankers.....

8 Explosive Detection Dogs & Their Handlers Receive Proficiency Badges

19th November 2017 08:35:03 Hours

A batch of 8 trained Explosive Detection Dogs (EDD) and Dog Handlers of the 14 Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) of the Army upon completion of their training received Proficiency Badges during a Passing Out ceremony held recently at the Sappers’ Cricket Stadium, Mattegoda. Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe......

New Library Opened to Mark 50th Anniversary of Madihe Pannaseeha Vidyalaya

19th November 2017 08:25:13 Hours

The newly-constructed ‘Agga Maha Panditha Most Venerable Madihe Pannaseeha Maha Nayaka Thero’s Memorial Library at Ven. Madihe Pannaseeha Vidyalaya in Puttur, Jaffna was opened to the students on Friday (17) to coincide with the......

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Army Women’s Corps Marks Their 20th Anniversary

20th November 2017 10:03:57 Hours

Members of the Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC) on Saturday (18) in a simple ceremony, held at 4 (V) SLAWC Battalion Headquarters, Medawachchiya celebrated its 20th anniversary. The day’s programme kicked off after Brigadier Dilrukshi Munasinghe.....

One More O/L Seminar Organized by SFHQ - Mullaittivu for Students Gets Underway

20th November 2017 09:53:57 Hours

One more educational seminar for Mullaittivu students, sitting the forthcoming GCE O/L examination got underway during 18 - 19 November at Oddusudan Maha Vidyalaya, following an initiative launched by......

Needy Students in Pooneryn Get School Accessories

20th November 2017 09:48:48 Hours

One more round of humanitarian welfare assistance was extended to students by 15 (V) Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment of the 66 Division Headquarters under the supervision of the General Officer Commanding, 66 Division Major General......

Situation Report


NORTH: Demining groups recovered forty-one anti personnel mines, two 60 mm mortar bombs, five hand grenades and one 81 mm mortar bomb from KONDACHCHI and KOVILKUNCHIKULAM areas on Monday (20).

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Awarding of prizes to the winners in the Inter Regiment Body Building, Weight-Lifting and Power Lifting Tournament - 2017 took place at the Indoor Gymnasium Complex at Panagoda on Thursday (16).