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  • Commander Speaks to All Rankers in Jaffna & Distributes Incentives to O/L Achievers

    29th July 2017 22:37:02 Hours

    Commander Speaks to All Rankers in Jaffna & Distributes Incentives to O/L Achievers

    Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, commencing his formal visits to the Island-wide Security Force Headquarters and attaching prominence to the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) where he served more than a year arrived in......

  • Three Foreign Envoys Pay Courtesy Calls on Commander of the Army

    29th July 2017 17:27:56 Hours

    Three Foreign Envoys Pay Courtesy Calls on Commander of the Army

    HE the Ambassador for Turkey in Sri Lanka, Deputy British high Commissioner and the US Defence Attaché paid courtesy calls on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake at the Army Headquarters on Thursday (27) and Friday (28) separately.

  • Dombagoda Army Ordnance Factory Begins Production of Shoes & Leather Products

    26th July 2017 09:40:16 Hours

    Dombagoda Army Ordnance Factory Begins Production of Shoes & Leather Products

    The state-of-the-art production of Shoes, Berets, Hand Bags, Power Loom and Hand Loom products inside the Ordnance Factory of the Army at Dombagoda, Horana commenced this afternoon (25) during a brief ceremony graced by the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake.

  • Commander Formally Hands Over Army-Restored 11th Irrigational Tank & Road Patch to HE the President

    21st July 2017 16:04:35 Hours

    Commander Formally Hands Over Army-Restored 11th Irrigational Tank & Road Patch to HE the President

    Heralding a new era of agricultural revival, the symbolic handover ceremony of the Army Engineers restored 11th irrigational tank at Ganthalawa, Kantale and a renovated road patch of 5.4 km, took place Friday (21) morning, headed by HE the President Maithripala Sirisena.

  • Commander Meets New Secretary Defence During Courtesy Visit

    20th July 2017 14:22:26 Hours

    Commander Meets New Secretary Defence During Courtesy Visit

    Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army made his formal courtesy call on the newly appointed Secretary Defence, Mr Kapila Waidyaratne at the latter’s office in the Ministry of Defence (MoD) Thursday (20) morning.

  • Defence Advisor in High Commission for India Calls on Commander

    18th July 2017 15:07:06 Hours

    Defence Advisor in High Commission for India Calls on Commander

    Captain Ashok Rao, Defence Advisor to the High Commission of India this morning (18) paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake at the Army Headquarters.

  • Sri Lanka Engineers Salute New Commander

    13th July 2017 15:21:09 Hours

    Sri Lanka Engineers Salute New Commander

    Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) of the Army in conformity with military traditions presented a Guard Turnout plus a Parade to the newly-appointed Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake on Thursday (13) at the SLE Regimental Headquarters, Panagoda.

  • Prime Minister Extends Best Wishes to New Commander

    12th July 2017 17:55:51 Hours

    Prime Minister Extends Best Wishes to New Commander

    Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake this morning (12) paid a courtesy call on Hon. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe at Temple Trees. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe extending his warm wishes and greetings to the new Commander of the Army appreciated his good work and multifarious services of the Army, being performed across the country for the sake of the country’s best interests.

  • New Commander Makes His Formal Call on HE the President

    11th July 2017 16:36:43 Hours

    New Commander Makes His Formal Call on HE the President

    HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces extended his best wishes and warm greetings to the newly-appointed Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake when the latter paid a courtesy call on him Tuesday (11) morning at the President’s Secretariat after his assumption of office as the 22nd Commander of the Army.

  • New Commander Seeks Assistance to Turn the Army to a ‘Capacity-Based’ One

    10th July 2017 18:04:47 Hours

    New Commander Seeks Assistance to Turn the Army to a ‘Capacity-Based’ One

    The newly-appointed Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, in his maiden formal address this morning (10) to a representative gathering of Senior Officers and Officers at the Army Headquarters after his assumption of new office.....