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Signallers Add Immortal Memories to 75th Birth Anniversary

Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) of the Army celebrated its 75th birthday Anniversary today (19) on a grand scale at its Panagoda SLSC Regimental Headquarters amid military formalities, inaugurations of a mess complex and a new ICT laboratory, issue of first day cover and anniversary stamp, etc.

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Glittering & Dignified Anniversary Parade Colours Panagoda Army Cantonment

19th October 2018 20:59:45 Hours

Glittering & Dignified Anniversary Parade Colours Panagoda Army Cantonment

The 69th Army Anniversary and the Army Day commemorative programmes reached its climax on Thursday (18) at Panagoda Army Cantonment grounds with the customary colourful Army parade saluting the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake as a traditional feature of the anniversary programmes.

Wanni Muslims in Landmark Prayer Invoke Blessings on Army Anniversary

19th October 2018 14:04:41 Hours

Wanni Muslims in Landmark Prayer Invoke Blessings on Army Anniversary

Blossoming religious amity and the high regard the Muslim community in the Wanni region has towards the Sri Lanka Army came to the fore when Mawlawis at Vavuniya town-based Jumma Mosque (masjid) took an initiative in organizing a separate prayer session to invoke blessings on the 69th Army Anniversary on Tuesday (16).

Multiple MoD Projects Give Away Rs 800 m Worth Incentives to War Heroes & Families

18th October 2018 23:16:53 Hours

Multiple MoD Projects Give Away Rs 800 m Worth Incentives to War Heroes & Families

Multiple and multifaceted mammoth welfare projects that have been launched by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for the benefit of children, spouses, parents and next of kin of fallen War Heroes, physically-handicapped War Heroes and serving War Heroes of the tri-services on Thursday (18) evening paid a great deal of impressive dividends to 1262 Army...

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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...

Physically Strong Battalions in Kilinochchi Awarded

19th October 2018 11:25:29 Hours

Physically Strong Battalions in Kilinochchi Awarded

A competition of a novel nature to test the physical strength of the troops serving Kilinochchi got underway on Wednesday (17) at Paravipanchan Public Playground with 34 under command battalions at Division level participating. ‘Herculean Competition’, a conceptual project, initiated by...

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2018-10-19

NORTH:Troops recovered sixty-eight anti personnel mines from PERIYAMADHU and KEERISUDDAN areas on Thursday (18).

De-mining groups recovered sixty-seven anti personnel mines from PARAPPAKADATTHAN, WETTIYAMURUPPU and PARASANKULAM areas on the same day (18).

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A competition of a novel nature to test the physical strength of the troops serving Kilinochchi got underway on Wednesday (17) at Paravipanchan Public Playground with 34 under command battalions at Division level participating.