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  • 3,565 Persons in 66 Hotels & Tri service-managed QCs still in Quarantine-NOCPCO

    30th July 2021 12:10:44 Hours

    3,565 Persons in 66 Hotels & Tri service-managed QCs still in Quarantine-NOCPCO

    As of this morning (1), a total of 2,177 more persons were confirmed positive to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. Among them, 27 were Sri Lankan expatriates. The rest 2,150 were locally-identified positive cases, including the majority 441 from Gampaha District....

  • 52 Division Troops to Help Construction at Navatkuli Temple

    30th July 2021 12:00:28 Hours

    52 Division Troops to Help Construction at Navatkuli Temple

    Troops of the 52 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on request of the incumbent at Navatkuli Samurdhi Sumana Temple would offer their technical expertise and engineering skills to build the monastery building in the temple premises.

  • New 54 Division’s GOC Begins Duties

    30th July 2021 10:56:28 Hours

    New 54 Division’s GOC Begins Duties

    Major General Darshana Wijesekara assumed duties as the 11th General Officer Commanding of the 54 Division on Wednesday (28) at the Divisional Headquarters in Mannar. At the outset, the incoming GOC reviewed the Guard Turnout presented by 7 VIR troops on his arrival at the Headquarters premises and took the salute in the pursuant...

  • 531 More Persons Leave QCs - NOCPCO

    30th July 2021 08:56:28 Hours

    531 More Persons Leave QCs - NOCPCO

    As of this morning (31), a total of 2,460 more persons were confirmed positive to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. Among them, five were Sri Lankan expatriates. The rest 2,455 were locally-identified positive cases, including the majority 535 from Gampaha District, 441 from Kalutara District, 222 from Colombo...

  • Army Troops in 231 Brigade Coordinate Distribution of Relief Packs, Sponsored by Charity Foundation

    29th July 2021 21:00:38 Hours

    Army Troops in 231 Brigade Coordinate Distribution of Relief Packs, Sponsored by Charity Foundation

    Troops of 11 (V) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) under the guidance of the Commander 231 Brigade, Brigadier Vijitha Hettiarchchi gave their maximum support to distribute dry ration packs among 1246 needy...

  • Weligama Beach Cleaned Up

    29th July 2021 17:00:38 Hours

    Weligama Beach Cleaned Up

    3 (Volunteer) Gemunu Watch (GW) troops of the 613 Brigade under the 61 Division of the Security Force HQ-West on Thursday (29) launched a beach cleaning project along the popular Weligama beach front in Weligama, Matara. The programme was conducted under the supervision of Major General Dammi Hewage, General Officer Commanding....

  • Meal Packets Distributed among Affected Families

    29th July 2021 15:00:38 Hours

    Meal Packets Distributed among Affected Families

    More than 1000 lunch packets were distributed among 285 deserving families in Point Pedro GN Division on Wednesday (28) in order to provide relief since their areas remained isolated due to COVID - 19 infection. The project got underway on the instructions of Major General Jagath...

  • Mullaittivu Commander Visits 681 Brigade HQ

    29th July 2021 14:00:38 Hours

    Mullaittivu Commander Visits 681 Brigade HQ

    Major General Sisira Pilapitiya after assumption of duties as the new Commander, Security Forces - Mullaittivu, made his first field visit to the 681 Brigade Headquarters under the 68 Division HQ on Wednesday (22). The Security Forces Commander was warmly welcomed by Brigadier Nalin Hettiarachchi...

  • Commander SF-Jaffna Continues Field Visits

    29th July 2021 13:30:38 Hours

    Commander SF-Jaffna Continues Field Visits

    Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku after his assumption of office as Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna, paid his first field visit to the 52 Division Headquarters on Friday (25).

  • 65 Division’s New GOC Familiarizes with the Area

    29th July 2021 13:00:38 Hours

    65 Division’s New GOC Familiarizes with the Area

    The newly - appointed General Officer Commanding, 65 Division Brigadier Anil Samarasiri made his first official field visits to under command Brigades and Battalions during 21 - 25 July. The programme covered 651 Brigade located at Mulankavil, 652 Brigade at Naddankandal and the 653 Brigade...