28th October 2016 21:45:20 Hours
Elephant Pass along the A 9 Jaffna - Kandy main road came in further handy on Friday (28) when the tiny town got the new Elephant Pass Railway Station, thanks to the monetary contributions, donated by the entire community.....
27th October 2016 21:51:59 Hours
The investiture of Parama Weera Vibushanaya (PWV), Weerodara Vibushanaya (WV), Weera Wickrama Vibushanaya (WWV), Rana Wickrama Padakkama (RWP) and Rana Sura Padakkama (RSP) gallantry medals on a remaining segment of tri-service War Heroes who selflessly contributed to the durable peace in Sri Lanka before May 2009, took place this afternoon (27)....
27th October 2016 09:55:49 Hours
Sri Lanka Army-constructed 75 new houses in Makaldeniya, close to Diyaluma in Koslanda Divisional Secretariat area for the displaced in the Meeriyabedda landslide tragedy were vested in the recipients as a gift, prior to the forthcoming ‘Deepavali’ festival (Oct 29) during a recent ceremony, attended by a host of Ministers, State Officials, recipients and civilians.
21st October 2016 14:00:41 Hours
‘Ranaviru Haritha Arana,’ the exclusively designed tree-planting project for tri-service and Police personnel under the ongoing National Tree Planting Campaign, ‘Wanaropa’, introduced by HE the President, received an impressive stimulus when the Sri Lanka Army this morning (21) launched its contribution by.....
20th October 2016 19:47:36 Hours
Three more differently able War Heroes of Gajaba Regiment (GR) and Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR), resident at Ragama Ranaviru Sevana Rehabilitation Centre entered the wedded bliss this morning (20) during a grand joint wedding reception, organized by Gampaha ‘Siyanaewe Api’ organization for the 5th consecutive year as a symbol of recognition of their services to the Nation.
19th October 2016 20:04:48 Hours
Precursor to the forthcoming World Poppy Day that recollects memories of world-wide fallen War Heroes, the Sri Lanka Ex- Servicemen’s Association, the prime mover behind commemorative arrangements inaugurated the project this afternoon (19) by pinning the first Poppy flower....
15th October 2016 00:00:03 Hours
The year’s pinnacle of pride for differently-able War Heroes, the 19th ‘Sri Lanka Army Para Games - 2016’ tournament that assembled more than 250 athletes to one ground, drew to an impressive close at Diyagama Stadium Friday (14) evening, providing an impetus to the entire community of differently-able War Heroes and all others in society.
12th October 2016 16:06:20 Hours
780 more newly-built houses, partly-funded new houses and land plots for War Heroes under the 'Ranaviru Abhimanata Sathviru Urumaya’ Housing Scheme of the Ministry of Defence were formally vested with family members of fallen War Heroes, disabled War Heroes and a section of serving War Heroes during a ceremony at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute this morning (12) under the patronage of HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces.
11th October 2016 17:38:40 Hours
In another epoch-making welfare measure, launched for the benefit of retired service personnel with technical knowhow, President Maithripala Sirisena presented letters of appointment to retired 50 service personnel for employment as technicians in the state sector during a ceremony at the Presidential Secretariat on Tuesday (11).
10th October 2016 11:42:54 Hours
Sri Lanka Army, the saviour of the Nation, and now, the most-sought service provider of the country, marked its 67th Anniversary and the Army Day Monday (10) morning during a colourful parade at Panagoda cantonment grounds.