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  • Five Regimental Sergeant Majors Leave for Bangladesh Interactive Sessions

    09th May 2018 21:44:41 Hours

    Five Regimental Sergeant Majors Leave for Bangladesh Interactive Sessions

    A significant breakthrough made in direct working relations between Senior Non-Commissioned Officers (SNCOs) of the Sri Lanka Army and the Bangladesh Army has enabled a set of Regimental Sergeant Majors (RSMs) to leave for Bangladesh for a five-day long interactive familiarization......

  • Islamic Spiritual Organization Donates Wheelchairs to Tri-service War Heroes & Civilians

    06th May 2018 16:18:53 Hours

    Islamic Spiritual Organization Donates Wheelchairs to Tri-service War Heroes & Civilians

    In a rare symbolic gesture of solidarity with all ethnicities, the ‘M. C. A Hameed Hajiyar Trust’, a spiritual development centre of the Islamic faith inviting the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake as the Chief Guest on Saturday (5) gave away a stock of 110 wheelchairs for distribution among tri-service members, Police and civilians whom the donor organization treats as ‘those who need public attention and assistance of the society’.

  • New Officers' Mess Adds New Look to Elite Commando Regiment

    05th May 2018 13:09:29 Hours

    New Officers' Mess Adds New Look to Elite Commando Regiment

    A state-of-the-art new Officers’ Mess building with modern facilities at Ganemulla-based - Commando Regiment (CR) of Sri Lanka Army was vested in Officers on Friday (4) during a ceremony, graced by Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army as the Chief Guest at the invitation of its Colonel of the Regiment, CR, Major General Ralph Nugera. On arrival at the premises, the Commander was received by Major General Ralph Nugera, Colonel of the Regiment, CR, together with of Senior Officers and several others.

  • SLMA Intake - 1 Senior Veterans Share Memories with Commander

    04th May 2018 19:28:04 Hours

    SLMA Intake - 1 Senior Veterans Share Memories with Commander

    Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army, setting apart a share of his busy daily schedule, met a group of Senior Officers, belonging to the Intake - 1 of the Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) with a view to refreshing good memories and past experiences as the Intake - 1 completed 50 years in.....

  • New Chinese Ambassador Makes First Formal Visit to Army Headquarters

    03rd May 2018 20:11:55 Hours

    New Chinese Ambassador Makes First Formal Visit to Army Headquarters

    The newly-appointed Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mr Cheng Xueyuan, together with a delegation of Chinese Embassy officials made his first formal courtesy visit to the Army Headquarters this evening (3) and met Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army.

  • War Heroes' Remembrance Month Inaugurated

    03rd May 2018 16:10:12 Hours

    War Heroes' Remembrance Month Inaugurated

    The formal inauguration of the War Heroes' Commemoration Month - 2018 and the launch of the Ranaviru flag sale took place on Wednesday (2) at the President's Secretariat during a brief ceremony. Mrs Anoma Fonseka, Chairperson, Ranaviru Seva Authority (RVSA) inaugurating the month of remembrance pinned the first 'Ranaviru' flag on HE the President Maithripala Sirisena. On the same occasion....

  • Commander Encourages Boxing Achiever to Target 2020 Olympics

    02nd May 2018 14:45:15 Hours

    Commander Encourages Boxing Achiever to Target 2020 Olympics

    Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army during a special meeting, held this morning (2) at the Commander's Office hailed Army Boxing achiever in the recent 21st Commonwealth Games, Sergeant Ishan Bandara of Corps of Engineer Services (CES) and assured him of all support for his future endeavours.

  • Army Supports Conduct of Seminar on 'Sustainable Development'

    01st May 2018 23:42:10 Hours

    Army Supports Conduct of Seminar on 'Sustainable Development'

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West), Quarter Master General of the Army, Directorate of Agriculture, Directorate of Army Band and Drama Art Performance, Corps of Engineer Services (CES) and other auxiliary wings on the directions of the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, jointly assisted conduct of.....

  • New Constructions Erected by Army Troops Opened in Bingiriya National Vesak Zone

    30th April 2018 13:55:42 Hours

    New Constructions Erected by Army Troops Opened in Bingiriya National Vesak Zone

    The formal declaration of the National Vesak Festival – 2018 took place at the designated Bingiriya Devagiri Raja Maha Viharaya premises on Saturday (28) under the aegis of HE the President Maithripala Sirisena during a glittering ceremony at Bingiriya. The national event coincided with the construction of a new Dharmashala (preaching hall) and all other renovation work, carried out by Sri Lanka Army troops of the Security Force Headquarters – West (SFHQ-West) and Corps of Engineer Services (CES).

  • May You All Be Well on This Noble Day

    28th April 2018 22:08:40 Hours

    May You All Be Well on This Noble Day

    Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army, All Ranks & Members of the Civil Staff on this Thrice Blessed Day (Vesak Poya Day). Wish all of You a very Peaceful Vesak !