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News Archive

  • Revived Army Dance, a Roaring Success

     
    The final segment of the 62nd Army Anniversary celebration, ‘Army Dance’ that was revived on Saturday (15) night at Colombo Exhibition and Convention Centre, showcased an enthralling performance, coupled with rhythmic beats that went into the small hours on Sunday (16) after absence of many years. Over 750 couples of Army personnel to the tunes of varieties of rhythmic beats and melodies of yesteryear.....
     
  • INJURED & SICK ON BOATS REACH PULMODDAI

    TRINCOMALEE:  AS thousand of trapped civilians are continuing  to find their way to Security Forces-held areas for safety across the lagoon,  some more have resorted to escape using risky seas. They left PUTHUMATTALAN crossing the lagoon and reached the Naval troops in PULMODDAI this afternoon (22). The group included thirty three girls, thirty two boys, ninety one women and seventy eight men on eleven boats.

  • Homeless Low Income Family to Receive A New House


    11 Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) troops of 681 Brigade under 68 Division of the Security Forces Headquarters – Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) having observed hardships faced by a homeless widow with four children volunteered to build a new house for them in Mullivaikkal area recently. The foundation stone for construction of this new house was laid by Major General L.B.R Mark, Commander SFHQ-MLT,.....
     
  • New GOC for 23 Division Assumes Duties


    The newly-appointed 23 Division General Officer Commanding (GOC) Brigadier D.D.U.K Hettiarachchi recently assumed duties during a brief ceremony at the 23 Division Headquarters, Poonani of the Security Force Headquarters-East (SFHQ-E). ‘Seth Pirith’ chanting of the Maha Sangha invoked blessings on the new office as he placed his signature for a formal document, signifying the acceptance of his duties.

  • Army Takes Birthday Gifts to Children's Home


    Seventeen orphaned children, resident at Ashram Children’s Home in Iranamadu, Kilinochchi area received gifts and birthday wishes when those seventeen celebrated their birthday on July (29). Security Forces Headquarters, Killinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) in cooperation with the 57 Division Headquarters organized the arrangement, headed by Major General Udaya Perera, Commander, SFHQ-KLN.
  • Second Wellness Resort, 'Abimansala-2' Project for Southern Dependent War Heroes Launched with Overwhelming Public Support

     
    Three separate auspicious timings for three phases of the inaugural ground-breaking and foundation-stone laying ceremony of the Army’s second wellness resort, ‘Abimansala’ for dependent War Heroes, kicked off the project’s formal launch at the southern village of Wilpitawatta, Udumulla Thursday (19) morning, amidst religious blessings and heartening gestures of goodwill and thoughtfulness. The proposed state of the art complex for lifetime rest and relaxation of 48 more South-based dependent.....
     
  • National Programme to Reintegrate Ex-combatants Into Civilian Life

    FOLLOWING a series of intensive and wide-ranging discussions with diverse stakeholders, the Ministry of Disaster Management and Human Rights has developed a National Framework Proposal to reintegrate ex-combatants into civilian life.The National Framework Proposal on the Reintegration of Ex-combatants into Civilian Life in Sri Lanka will be presented today for validation at a workshop convened by the Ministry of Disaster Management and Human Rights, a ministry release said yesterday.

  • Commander Speaks to Army Retirees in East


    Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake, Commander of the Army during his visit to Kalkudah for the opening of the new ‘Laya Waves’ Hotel, took time off on Monday (5) to meet a cross section of the retired Army personnel, now resident in Trincomalee, Batticaloa and Polonnaruwa districts in the East. During his interactive meeting at Manampitiya ‘Prathibha’ hall.........

  • Mannar District Grade 5 Schol Recipients Hailed & Rewarded


    The award of special gifts and appreciation of excellence of 124 Mannar students who topped in the recent Grade 5 Scholarship Examination results, took place on Friday (5) at Sittivinayagar Hindu National School, Mannar. The mammoth ceremony to award monetary gifts, school accessories and savings deposits to these 124 students....
     
  • 'Deyata Kirula' Army Site Preparations in Kuliyapitiya Reviewed

     

    Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake, Commander of the Army on Monday (20) arrived in Kuliyapitiya with the intention of inspecting how Army arrangements are in progress as regards the forthcoming ‘Deyata Kirula-2014’ mega exhibition. Sri Lanka Army, as is the practice in previous years, is to put up more than 22 exhibition stalls in the Kuliyapitiya Technical School ground, allotted solely to the Army by the organizers of the mega exhibition. The Army exhibits have remained huge crowd-pullers in the past few years.