20th January 2021 15:19:22 Hours
Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army, General Shavendra Silva this morning (19) after inviting Major General Senarath Niwunhella, one of the most prominent soldiers produced by the reputed...
20th January 2021 14:19:22 Hours
On a Presidential directive, Engineer troops and SFHQ-East troops in less than a day on the instructions of General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army undertook the complete renovation...
19th January 2021 22:30:32 Hours
General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army this afternoon (18) extended his best wishes to the new Chief of Staff, Major General Senarath Bandara when the latter paid his first courtesy call on the incumbent Commander...
19th January 2021 22:25:46 Hours
Major General Jagath Kodituwakku on Tuesday (19) took over duties as the 27th Quarter Master General (QMG) in the Quarter Master General Branch at the Army Headquarters. The newly-appointed QMG signed an official document to signify...
19th January 2021 22:22:46 Hours
Brigadier K.M.S Kumara on Friday (15) took over duties as the 21st Director Engineer Services in the Directorate of Engineer Services (DES) at the Army Headquarters.
19th January 2021 22:20:46 Hours
Major General Ajith Pallawala of the Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) assumed office as the Chief of Staff at the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) at BMICH premises on Tuesday (19) amidst religious blessings. After brief religious observances...
19th January 2021 22:10:46 Hours
Major General Ashoka Peiris assumed office as the 14th Colonel Commandant of the Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) on Monday (18) at the SLSC Regimental Centre in Panagoda. The Colonel Commandant was greeted and welcomed...
19th January 2021 22:07:46 Hours
As of this morning (20), a total of 669 more persons were confirmed positive to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. Among them, were 09 Sri Lankan expatriates and other 660 are locally-identified ones, including the majority 130 from Colombo district, 104 from Gampaha district, 60 from Kurunegala district and 366 from different other districts, states the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO).
19th January 2021 19:31:57 Hours
Major General Samantha Silva assumed duties as the 26th General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 22 Infantry Division at the Divisional Headquarters in Plantain Point, Trincomalee on Monday (18).
19th January 2021 19:15:57 Hours
Major General Ajith Dissanayake assumed duties as the 8th General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 66 Infantry Division under the Security Force HQ-Killinochchi, amidst religious blessings and military formalities at the 66 Infantry Division Headquarters in Pooneryn on 16 January 2021.