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Inter Regiment Netball Team Championship – 2022 Finals Give Victory to Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps ‘A’ Team

Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage as the Chief Guest witnessed the finals of the Inter Regiment Netball Team Championship - 2022 held at the Panagoda Army Indoor Stadium on Thursday evening (30) The tournament got underway from 22 June 2022 to 30 June 2022 with the participants of seven teams.

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Commander Addresses SF-West Troops & Educates Them on a Variety of Concerns

02nd July 2022 21:12:15 Hours

Commander Addresses SF-West Troops & Educates Them on a Variety of Concerns

Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army this afternoon (2) made his first visit to the Security Force HQ-West (SFHQ-West) at Panagoda and...

Commander Speaks to Reserve Forces in 53 & 58 Divisions

02nd July 2022 21:09:02 Hours

Commander Speaks to Reserve Forces in 53 & 58 Divisions

Troops serving the 53 Division and the 58 Division under command to the 1 Corps HQ this morning (2) listened to the new Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage at the Army Headquarters...

Commander Assures Support for Smooth Conduct of NDC Affairs

01st July 2022 19:58:05 Hours

Commander Assures Support for Smooth Conduct of NDC Affairs

Major General Amal Karunasekara (Retd), Commandant, National Defence College (NDC) on Friday (01) paid courtesies to the recently-appointed Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage...

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News Features

Central Troops Learn More about 'Media Relations' from Army Spokesman

02nd July 2022 21:17:35 Hours

Central Troops Learn More about 'Media Relations' from Army Spokesman

Brigadier Nilantha Premaratne, Army Spokesman cum the Director Media at the Army Headquarters on Saturday (2) at the request of the Security Force HQ-Central...

SFHQ-Central Troops Launch Free Distribution of 400 Milk Packets with Sponsor's Support

01st July 2022 14:13:16 Hours

SFHQ-Central Troops Launch Free Distribution of 400 Milk Packets with Sponsor's Support

Troops of the Security Force Headquarters-Central (SFHQ – Central) with the objective of providing relief to low-income group families with children in poverty-stricken....

With Sponsors, 12 SLE Soldiers Organize Free Distribution of Relief Packs

01st July 2022 11:00:16 Hours

With Sponsors, 12 SLE Soldiers Organize Free Distribution of Relief Packs

12 Sri Lanka Engineer Corps (SLE) troops of the 612 Brigade of the 61 Division under the Security Force HQ-West with sponsorship support, lent by ‘Sri Sathya Sai....

New SLE Colonel Commandant Accepts Office

30th June 2022 14:32:34 Hours

New SLE Colonel Commandant Accepts Office

The newly-appointed 21st Colonel Commandant of Corps of Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE), Major General Chandana Wijayasundara who is also the Commander, Security Forces-Jaffna, took office during a brief ceremony...

Japanese Ambassador in Sri Lanka Visits 55 Division HQ in Jaffna During a Visit to the North

30th June 2022 14:02:34 Hours

Japanese Ambassador in Sri Lanka Visits 55 Division HQ in Jaffna During a Visit to the North

Ambassador to Japan in Sri Lanka, His Excellency Mr Mizukoshi Hideaki, together with a delegation during a visit to the Jaffna penisula called at the 55 Division...

SLAVF HQ Joins 'Green Agriculture' Drive Planting Rare Saplings inside Compound

30th June 2022 13:02:34 Hours

SLAVF HQ Joins 'Green Agriculture' Drive Planting Rare Saplings inside Compound

Aimed at restoring the eco-balance in the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force (SLAVF) HQ compound and transforming its soldiers as green soldiers with the intention...

Kilinochchi Students & Teachers Given Training in Badminton

30th June 2022 12:02:34 Hours

Kilinochchi Students & Teachers Given Training in Badminton

In order to popularize the game of badminton among school children in Kilinochchi area, 57 Division troops under the guidance of the General Officer Commanding, 57 Division, Brigadier Chanidimal Peiris,

SLAVF Seminar Sessions Touch on Current Topics

30th June 2022 11:02:34 Hours

SLAVF Seminar Sessions Touch on Current Topics

The Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force (SLAVF)-organized thematic seminar under the guidance of Major General S. Senarath Yapa, Commandant, SLAVF on “Challenges and opportunities faced by the Sri Lanka Army...

SFHQ- Central Harvests its Bean Crop

30th June 2022 10:02:34 Hours

SFHQ- Central Harvests its Bean Crop

A harvest of beans, grown by the troops at the SFHQ-Central using organic fertilizer was reaped and distributed at subsidized price among troops on Monday (27). The project was inaugurated a few months...

Situation Report

2022-06-24

NORTH: Troops recovered one unserviceable 81 mm mortar bomb from NITHIPURAM (MANKULAM) area on Thursday (23).

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In order to popularize the game of badminton among the youth in the Jaffna peninsula, 55 Division troops under the guidance of the General Officer Commanding, 55 Division, Major General Prasanna Gunarathne conducted a badminton training programme on 11 June 2022 at the 55 Division’s auditorium.