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  • New SFHQ-West Commander Assumes Duties


    Major General A.K.S Perera assumed office as the new Commander, Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) at his office in the Panagoda Army Cantonment on Thursday (August 15) during a simple ceremony. A Guard Turnout plus a Guard of Honour soon after his entry into the premises greeted him in accordance with military formalities before he participated in religious observances of Buddhist........

  • No Chance for Revival of Armed Elements


    Commander of the Sri Lanka Army, Lt. General Daya Rathnayake in an interview with the Dailymirror shared his views on the recent violence in the South-western region of the country and asserted that the Sri Lanka Army is a reflection of the vibrant cultures that exist in Sri   Lanka and is not confined to a race or religion. He asserted that the intelligence network in this country was strong and there would be no room for a revamp of any armed extremist element within the country.

  • New SFHQ-MLT Commander Assumes Duties


    Major General P.U.S Vithanage assumed duties as the new Commander, Security Force Headquarters-Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) after a brief religious ceremony of all denominations on Monday (8). The ceremony followed a Guard Turnout plus a Guard of Honour, presented by 7 Gemunu Watch troops serving the SFHQ-MLT soon after......
     
  • 563 Brigade Troops in Shramadana Link New Road with Kokeliya

     
    Troops serving 563 Brigade under 56 Division with the support of the public living in Kokeliya recently launched a Shramdana campaign and opened up a new motorable road between Kokeliya and Pudiyasinnakulam. General Officer Commanding, Brigadier N.A.P.C Napagoda alongside villagers and his troops started off the Shramdana campaign early in the morning.....
  • Commander Briefs Officers & Other Ranks on CHOGM Liaison Roles



    More than 327 Army officers and 1336 Other ranks, selected to serve as Liaison Officers to Heads of States and delegates, attending the forthcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) and other various related duties, received a comprehensive briefing Thursday (7) evening from the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake. Lieutenant General Ratnayake’s address to them elaborated on the importance of the Army service to this mammoth international event and steps that should be adopted for smooth conduct of all liaison duties to the best satisfaction of the visitors arriving here.
  • 'National Thai Pongal Day' Marked in Jaffna with President as Chief Guest

    His Excellency, the President Mahinda Rajapaksa, in an epoch-making visit to the Jaffna peninsula Monday (17) morning, joined hands together with Hindus in Jaffna to mark the National Thai Pongal Day celebrations. Festivities that began at the Alfred Doraiappa Stadium at the heart of Jaffna town gave pride of place.....

  • 59 Division New GOC Assumes Duties

     
    The newly-appointed General Officer Commanding (GOC) for the 59 Division Brigadier N.D Wanniaarachchi on Thursday (4) assumed duties during a brief ceremony at the 59 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT). The new GOC placed his signature for a formal document, signifying the acceptance of his office at the 59 Division Hqrs.
     
  • Army Troops on 'Op Tsunami Alert' Rehearsal


    Army troops serving coastal areas around the country on Monday (5) began rehearsing their contingency plans that should be put into practice in the event of a natural disaster like the Tsunami in December 2004 following directions given by the Directorate of Operations at the Army Headquarters. The rehearsals scheduled for (March 5 - April 27) cover 28 Brigade Headquarters including......
     
  • Defence Attaché Assures Support for Conduct of French Language Courses


    The two newly-appointed Defence Attachés from Bangladesh and France paid separate courtesy calls on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake Wednesday (15) morning at the Army Headquarters. Commodore Shah Aslam Parvez, Defence Attaché for High Commission of Bangladesh and Commander Loic Bizot.....