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Army Chief Switches on Illuminations at Kataragama & Meets Troops Serving the Area

Switching on street lights and decorated illuminations in the sacred Kataragama Devaala premises, Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army and Head of the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak Saturday (1) evening symbolized the auspicious commencement of the day's Perahera (pageant) at the invitation of the Basnayake Nilame, Mr Dilruwan Rajapaksha.

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US Defence Attaché in Colombo Calls on Commander of the Army

07th August 2020 17:36:29 Hours

US Defence Attaché in Colombo Calls on Commander of the Army

The Defence Attaché of the Embassy of the United States of America in Sri Lanka, Lieutenant Colonel Travis Cox, together with a delegation had a periodical review meeting with the Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army and Head of the...

Legendary Military Leader, Lt Gen Denzil Kobbekaduwa & Other War Heroes' 28th Commemoration Takes Place Today (8)

07th August 2020 17:26:29 Hours

Legendary Military Leader, Lt Gen Denzil Kobbekaduwa & Other War Heroes' 28th Commemoration Takes Place Today (8)

Today marks the 28th death anniversary of late Lieutenant General Denzil Kobbekaduwa, one of the most admired and finest War Heroes in our contemporary history.

Jaffna Security Forces with Donors Build One More New House for a Needy Family

07th August 2020 15:26:29 Hours

Jaffna Security Forces with Donors Build One More New House for a Needy Family

Troops of the Security Forces-Jaffna once again extended their technical, engineering and manpower support to build a new house to another underprivileged family in Manipay, Jaffna after their plight was brought...

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More Sri Lankans to be Repatriated-NOCPCO

08th August 2020 17:54:03 Hours

More Sri Lankans to be Repatriated-NOCPCO

Not a single COVID-19 infected patient has been reported in the past 24 hours and the total number of infected detainees at the Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre for Drug addicts at Kandakadu stands at 604 as of this morning (8) by 6.00 am. Of them,

Army Troops Support Mullaittivu Farmers Finding Seeds & Markets for Their Produce

06th August 2020 22:24:08 Hours

Army Troops Support Mullaittivu Farmers Finding Seeds & Markets for Their Produce

Mullaittivu troops at the Security Force HQ-MLT, 59 Division, 68 Division and the 64 Divisions and their under command Brigades and Battalions are dedicated to lend agricultural assistance to all the farmers...

East Commander Relinquishes Office to Take over Jaffna Command

06th August 2020 22:00:08 Hours

East Commander Relinquishes Office to Take over Jaffna Command

Major General Senarath Bandara relinquished the office as the 19th Commander Security Forces - East on Wednesday (6) amidst traditional military formalities, followed at the Security Force Headquarters - East premises at Welikanda.

Situation Report

08-01-2019

NORTH: Troops in the general area of NEELUMWILA recovered unusable four anti personnel mines on Monday (7).

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The Commander Security Forces - East and Colonel of the Regiment Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) Major General Rasika Fernando recently admired and appreciated the performances of the SLNG Regimental Judo team who have been retaining the Army Championship title in the past 18 years without a break. Presenting gift vouchers to all in the team as well as coaches during a brief ceremony....