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News Archive

  • Government of Pakistan Honours Former Commander Gen. Srilal Weerasooriya


    The Sri Lanka Pakistan Friendship Association (SLFPA) in collaboration with Pakistan High Commission held a felicitation dinner to honour SLFPA’s Immediate Past President, General Srilal Weerasooriya in recognition of the conferment of high civil award on him by the Government of Pakistan. The Ex-Army Commander and Sri Lanka’s Former High Commissioner to Pakistan, General (R) C. S. Weerasooriya RWP RSP VSV USP, was decorated with Sitara-i-Pakistan on the National Day of Pakistan at Aiwan e Sadar Islamabad, by President Mamnoon Hussain.
     
  • President, Minister & Commander Participate in Awareness 'Marathon Run'

     

    With the motive of creating awareness on conservation of energy and assisting the national economy by cutting down thumping costs on imports, the Ministry of Power and Energy on Saturday (16) early morning, initiated a ‘Marathon Run’ at the Independence Square with the participation of HE the President Maithripala Sirisena as the Chief Guest.
  • Soldiers Build a Dormitory for Kilinochchi Orphanage


    The inmates of the Ashrama Orphanage in Jayanthi Nagar, Kilinochchi received a new building for a dormitory, thanks to the soldiers serving Security Force Headquarters (Kilinochchi). The dormitory built on the initiative of the Security Force Commander (Kilinochchi) Major General P. V. D. U. A. Perera was declared open recently (18)......
     
     
  • 'Ifthar' Ritual Performed in Jaffna on Grand Scale


    Security Force Headquarters Jaffna (SFHQ-J) joined Muslim friends in Jaffna to celebrate ‘Ifthar’ (fast–breaking) event at the Public Ground, Jaffna Thursday (23). Over 475 Muslims and several religious leaders of Buddhist, Hindu, Catholic and Islam attended  this event. A speech, delivered by Maulavi Hakam Deen Amhar of Kaleliya Jumma mosque.....

  • 24th Death Anniversary of 'Hasalaka Gamini' Held with Floral Tributes


    The 24th Death Anniversary of Corporal Gamini Kularathne of 6th Battalion Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment(SLSR), known to the general public as ‘Hasalaka Gamini’ who made the supreme sacrifice to save his comrades from the siege at Elephant Pass Camp, took place on Tuesday(14) at a ceremony, held at Hasalaka Gamini Memorial at Elephant Pass.
  • Commander, Chief Guest at Inter-Regiment Boxing Championship

    The Inter-Regiment Boxing Championship - 2011, organized by the Army Boxing Committee came to a close at Panagoda Army Cantonment gymnasium on Thursday (23) with the participation of 14 Regiments and 3 Women Corps teams. The final tussle for championship was witnessed by Lieutenant General Jagath Jayasuriya, Commander of the Army who himself has been a veteran in boxing. He graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Boxers from Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, Sri Lanka Artillery Regiment.....
  • FIRST WITNESS EVIDENCE TO CONTINUE

    THE Court Martial 1 probing into charges against General Sarath Fonseka commenced its sittings at 1400 hrs on Monday (12) as scheduled. Prosecution led evidence of the first witness and will continue the same when proceedings recommence on 15th July 2010 at 1400 hrs. (Ends)

  • Buttala OCDC First Anniversary Marked with Mammoth Two-Day Long Topical Seminar


    The first birth anniversary of the Army’s newest seat of scholarship, the Officer Career Development Centre (OCDC) at Buttala was marked in a fitting ceremony on Wednesday (January 16) with the inauguration of its first-ever mammoth seminar that discusses ‘Challenges and Prospects of Deployment of Security Forces in Post-Conflict Nation Building in View of National Security Priorities as Against Publicity’ for two consecutive days.
  • New 'Mihindu Seth Meduara' Commandant Assumes Duties


    Colonel I.G.R.G Bogodawatte assumed duties as the new Commandant of the Mihindu Seth Medura (MSM) wellness resort at Atttidiya on 07 September during a simple ceremony. A brief religious ceremony invoked blessings on the new office of Colonel I.G.R.G Bogodawatte who symbolically placed his signature for a formal document to signify the acceptance of the office.
     
  • Gemunu Watch Secures Shooting Championship


    Gemunu Watch (GW) troops for the ninth consecutive time won the Championship in the Inter Regiment Field Shooting Tournament, held at Panagoda, Panaluwa firing range between Sept 10-16, 2011. Award of Championship Trophy and other Trophies to the winners took place on Sunday (18) at the Panagoda Indoor Stadium.