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Impressed Commander Wants CRD to Begin Mass Production for Tri-Services

Ministry of Defence - managed thinktank for production of security-related innovative military arsenal, new technical products and all other accessories, the Centre for Research and Development (CRD) at Pitipana, Homagama, this morning (20) extended a warm welcome to Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army when he called at the location to have firsthand experience.

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Volleyball Championship - 2018 Goes to SLAOC Regiment Players

22nd February 2019 09:58:03 Hours

Volleyball Championship - 2018 Goes to SLAOC Regiment Players

Much-awaited finals of the Inter Regiment Volleyball Championship - 2018 of the Army got off the ground at Panagoda Indoor Stadium on Thursday (21). None other than the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake himself was there to...

Chief of Staff Given Rousing Welcome by His Class-mates & Alma Mater

22nd February 2019 09:40:14 Hours

Chief of Staff Given Rousing Welcome by His Class-mates & Alma Mater

Matale-town based all walks of life and Old Boys of the St Thomas College in Matale on Friday (22) threw a rousing reception to the recently-appointed Chief of Staff of the Army, Major General Shavendra Silva when he arrived in his home town after his elevation to the....

Jaffna’s Low-Income Group Civilians Get Sanitary Facilities

20th February 2019 15:48:28 Hours

Jaffna’s Low-Income Group Civilians Get Sanitary Facilities

Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna (SFHQ-J), considering poor sanitary facilities, prevalent among a section of underprivileged civilians in remote areas took steps to build 27 new toilets for them with generosity, extended by the expatriate, Dr Uma Nataraja...

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Late Major General Silva (retd) Laid to Rest amid Military Honours

23rd February 2019 19:21:01 Hours

Late Major General Silva (retd) Laid to Rest amid Military Honours

Late Major General C.A.M.N Silva (retd), a former Chief of Staff of the Army who left memories in the annals of the Sri Lanka Army, bade farewell to the Nation on Saturday (23) evening, amid st a sea of his military comrades and mourners at the General Cemetery, Borella. Major General Ruwan Kulathunga....

Community Centres & Pre-Schools in Jaffna Get New Furniture from Army

22nd February 2019 17:50:50 Hours

Community Centres & Pre-Schools in Jaffna Get New Furniture from Army

Durgamalai Pre-School at Kodikamam, Kaleiwani Community Centre, Thirumalwar Community Centre and Ligoria Fishermen’s Association in the Jaffna peninsula were among recipients of a large stock of essential furniture, provided under the civil-military cooperation of the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) as....

Kilinochchi Donor Gives Relief to Civilians thru Army

22nd February 2019 17:17:56 Hours

Kilinochchi Donor Gives Relief to Civilians thru Army

A total of 66 flood-affected civilians in Thadduvankoddai and Murusumoddai areas in Kilinochchi received dry ration packets, containing noodles, milk powder, sugar, tea, dhal, soya meat and rice, following sponsorship, provided by Mr Kanthan of Kilinochchi at the request of Major General Vijitha Ravipriya....

Situation Report

08-01-2019

NORTH: Troops in the general area of NEELUMWILA recovered unusable four anti personnel mines on Monday (7).

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A football tournament, organized with the intention of enhancing football skills among sportsmen and women in the general areas of Mullaittivu on a suggestion made by Major General Dushyantha Rajaguru, Commander Security Forces - Mullaittivu (SF-MLT), got underway on Saturday (16) under the close supervision of Brigadier Aruna Ariyasingha, General Officer Commanding, 68 Division.