With the objective of evaluating the progress of the ongoing Army-initiated English language teaching classes for under-privileged children in the Jaffna peninsula, Major General S.W.B Welagedera RSP VSV USP ndc, General Officer Commanding, 51 Infantry Division visited the location and met the Army teaching staff, students and their parents on Friday (20 Oct).
Responding positively to a humanitarian request, 10 Gajaba Regiment and 2 (v) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment troops of the 11 Infantry Division of the Security Force HQ-Central following guidance given by the Commander of the Army erected four new houses for four deserving families in Aruppola, Kandy and vested them in the beneficiaries on 17 October during separate ceremonies.
Disaster Response Squadron of the 14 Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Engineer (CBRNE) of the Sri Lanka Engineer (SLE) Regiment responding to a request made by the Disaster Management Center offered its technical assistance to remove...
4 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) troops of the Security Force HQ - Central timely acted to save a major split on the ‘Rajamaha’ tank bund in the Thalakiriyagama Grama Seva Division in Matale on Sunday (15 Oct) when its south bank due to torrential rains began subsiding.
643 Infantry Brigade troops, together with 8 Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) troops erected a new house for a one-more low-income group family and vested it in the beneficiaries during a simple ceremony on Friday (13 October) in the presence of Major General M. K Jayawardena RSP VSV USP ndu, Commander, Security Forces - Mullaitivu as the Chief Guest.
A group of more than 90 Officers and Other Ranks serving the 64 Infantry Division of the Security Force HQ - Mullaittivu on Sunday (15 October) volunteered to donate their blood for patients at Mullaittivu hospital on account of the 74th Army Anniversary.
The Army troops attached to the 9 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) of the 61 Infantry Division, lent their tireless assistance to clean and clear flood-affected Community Health Service Center in Galboda on Tuesday (17 October).
The record-breaking 771st house in Jaffna was built by troops of the Security Force HQ - Jaffna in Urumpirai for a deserving family with sponsorship provided by ‘Imagine Compassion International Ltd’ in Australia at the request of the Army.
The Security Force HQ - Wanni (SFHQ-Wanni), intended to have the second ‘coconut triangle’ in the North initiated a mega project to cultivate 100,000 coconut saplings in the Wanni region in collaboration with the ‘Derana’ media network, Coconut Development Board and Tropicoir Lanka (Pvt) Ltd on Thursday (12 Oct) at Pampeimadu, Vavuniya.
Alert to an imminent threat of landslides in Makaldeniya in Koslanda area in the Badulla District, troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Central took steps to relocate 149 civilians of threatened families in Ganesha Tamil School for their safety on Saturday (14 October).