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News Archive

  • Service Chiefs & IGP Pay Courtesy Call on New President

    Army, Navy, Air Force Commanders and the Inspector General of Police, together with the Chief of Defence Staff, paid their first courtesy call on His Excellency, the President Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Saturday (10) evening at the government’s ministerial residence in Colombo.
  • Kilinochchi Organizes Cricket Tournament to Mark Army Anniversary

    Security Forces Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) conducted a series of community-oriented projects in the area in connection with the Army Day (October 10) and 63rd Army Anniversary. The climax of the ceremonies took place on Wednesday (10) with a military parade at SFHQ-KLN.....
  • Disable War Heroes but Differently Able; 'Ranaviru' LED Bulb Project Launched

    To help drastically reduce cost of electricity among Army personnel and others, an LED bulb production project was launched on Thursday (23) during a brief ceremony at Ranaviru Resource Centre, Hekitta, Wattala. Major General A.M Perera, Director, Rehabilitation attended the inauguration as the Chief Guest. Following an initiative taken by......

    MULLAITTIVU: HEAVY FIGHTING that erupted in the general area of WADDUVAKAL in the remaining patch of land in the New Safe Zone brought further disaster to the LTTE terrorists now breathing their last as of Friday (15) evening.  Tiger terrorists, going berserk drove off a red colour BOLERO jeep targeting troops, close to the beach side of the defences, in order to strike a major blow, but valiant troops took the lead in advance and fired on the oncoming vehicle with precision. Tyres after shooting got deflated and got unexpectedly stuck in the beach, making the vehicle unmotorable any more. Tigers inside got off, but succumbed to injuries as a result of heavy firing of the troops. 

  • Swimming & Water Polo Inter Regiment Championship Concludes

    SRI LANKA Army Inter Regiment Swimming and Water Polo Championship got under way at Army Headquarters Swimming Pool Complex during past two days (July 8-9). Representing 17 Regiments, a record 200 competitors showed their colours and offered a tight challenge against their fellow-swimmers. Disabled War Heroes too participated in this tournament giving a similar neck to neck competition as other ordinary swimmers. 

  • Jaffna Tattoo's Final Day Crowds Signal their Goodwill Towards the Army

    The successful culmination of Jaffna’s first-ever ‘Army Searchlight Tattoo’ with a record spectators of more than 25,000 on the final day on Sunday (25), reaffirmed the fact that ordinary people of all walks of life, including the majority of Jaffna youngsters, do expect a turn-round in their future fortunes, contrary to what is being advocated by certain extremist elements.
  • Dawn of New Year Marked at Army Hqrs with State Service Pledge & Formalities

    Sri Lanka Army Headquarters - Colombo greeted the dawn of the first working day of the New Year-2013 during a customary ceremony on Tuesday (Jan 1), amidst traditions and military formalities. Hoisting of the National Flag as well as the Army Flag, amidst rhythms of auspicious drums (Magul Bera), followed by recital of the National Anthem and the Army Song....

  • Nepal's State Officials Learn More on Kilinochchi

    A delegation of nine senior officials from the government of Nepal, currently on tour in Sri Lanka arrived in Kilinochchi and met Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe, Commander, Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on Thursday (3). Cordial discussions that followed at ‘Harmony Centre’ were attended by........
  • Second SLMA Convocation Honours Fallen Officers & Awards Diplomas to Serving Officers

    The second convocation for award of Diplomas to 43 serving officers at the country’s most prestigious Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) at Diyatalawa, now earmarked to be recognized as a full-fledged University, took place Saturday (23) morning with the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Jagath Jayasuriya, gracing the occasion as Chief Guest.