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Army's Contribution to Sports Talent Development Recognized in ' Silk Sports Award-2020'

The 6th 'Silk Sports Award-2020' for the most outstanding contribution to talent development of sports while enriching and uplifting many youth talents in Sports was awarded last evening (22) to the Sri Lanka Army for its excellent management and upliftment of sports talents among the young in Sri Lanka.

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Major General Chinthaka Gamage's Service to the Organization Praised

26th January 2021 11:49:02 Hours

Major General Chinthaka Gamage's Service to the Organization Praised

On the eve of his retirement from the Army after an exemplary service of more than thirty four years, Major General Chinthaka Gamage, the former Commander Security Forces-East, one of the outstanding officers produced by the Sri Lanka Engineers...

Army Chief Discusses Strategic Approaches for the Army's Future with Newly-appointed PSOs

26th January 2021 05:38:14 Hours

Army Chief Discusses Strategic Approaches for the Army's Future with Newly-appointed PSOs

General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army and Head of the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) met the Principal Staff Officers (PSOs)...

Chinese Defence Attaches Call on General Shavendra Silva at AHQ

25th January 2021 22:35:08 Hours

Chinese Defence Attaches Call on General Shavendra Silva at AHQ

Senior Colonel Wan Dong, Defence Attaché in the Embassy of People’s Republic of China in Sri Lanka, together with the Deputy Defence Attaché, Colonel Chang Qianjin called on the Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army, General Shavendra Silva...

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News Features

Major General Channa Weerasuriya, SF East New Commander Welcomed to His New Office

26th January 2021 13:25:41 Hours

Major General Channa Weerasuriya, SF East New Commander Welcomed to His New Office

Major General Channa Weerasuriya assumed duties as the 21st Commander, Security Forces - East on Monday (25) amidst traditional military formalities and religious blessings at the Security Force Headquarters - East...

New ARTRAC Commander Takes Office

25th January 2021 22:38:58 Hours

New ARTRAC Commander Takes Office

Major General Sena Waduge assumed office as the new Commander of the Sri Lanka Army Training Command (ARTRAC) at Diyatalawa during a brief ceremony held on Thursday (21). Brigadier Training, Brigadier Chandra Jayaweera welcomed the...

Outgoing East Commander Honoured at SFHQ-East Premises

25th January 2021 22:00:00 Hours

Outgoing East Commander Honoured at SFHQ-East Premises

The outgoing Commander, Security Forces - East, Major General Chinthaka Gamage on Sunday (24) after an illustrious military career spanning more than 34 years formally relinquished the office as the 20th Commander Security Forces - East...

Situation Report

2021-01-26

NORTH: Army troops recovered four 130 mm artillery bombs (U/S) and one 152 mm artillery bomb (U/S) from MULLIYAWELI area on Monday (25).

Meanwhile, de-mining groups recovered seven Rangan 99 mines (US) from PUDUKUDUIRIPPU areas on the same day (25).

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The new Outdoor Volleyball Court constructed at the Security Force Headquarters Kilinochchi premises was declared open by the Commander Security Force Kilinochchi, Major General Sampath Kotuwegoda on Thursday (19).