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  • 4 Gemunu Watch Troops to Build House for Unnachchiya Family

    30th August 2021 11:30:35 Hours

    4 Gemunu Watch Troops to Build House for Unnachchiya Family

    Troops of 4 Gemunu Watch under command to the 231 Brigade of the 23 Division of the Security Force HQ-East with the objective of supporting the livelihood of a needy family laid the foundation stone to build a new house in Unnachchiya, Batticaloa on Friday (27). The Medical Specialist and Cardio Surgeon...

  • New Shrine Room inside Training School Opened

    30th August 2021 11:25:35 Hours

    New Shrine Room inside Training School Opened

    The newly-constructed Buddhist shrine in the 66 Division's Training School at Arasapurakulam was opened by Major General Ajith Dissanayake, General Officer Commanding (GOC) 66 Division on Nikini full moon Poya day (22). The chief instructor of the Training school Lieutenant Colonel....

  • Samurdhi Officials Donate Electronic Accessories to Treatment Centre

    30th August 2021 11:20:35 Hours

    Samurdhi Officials Donate Electronic Accessories to Treatment Centre

    The Samurdhi Officials in Galewela area donated a few electronic equipment, including televisions to the COVID-19 Treatment Centre in Galewela Hospital on Friday (27). Major General Nishantha Manage, General Officer Commanding 53 Division, Divisional...

  • Sri Lanka Army’s Gajaba Regiment Javelin Throwing War Hero Wins Historic Gold in Paralympics 2020 in Tokyo

    30th August 2021 11:00:35 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army’s Gajaba Regiment Javelin Throwing War Hero Wins Historic Gold in Paralympics 2020 in Tokyo

    General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army was the first to extend warm wishes and congratulations to Sergeant Dinesh Priyantha Herath. He is from the Gajaba Regiment...

  • Engineer Troops Complete Renovation of Two More Irrigational Tanks

    30th August 2021 07:12:57 Hours

    Engineer Troops Complete Renovation of Two More Irrigational Tanks

    Renovation of two more irrigational tanks, entrusted to the Army by Mahaweli Authority under the “Vari Saubhagya” irrigation development project, incorporated in the Presidential policy statement, 'Saubhagye Dekma' was completed and formally....

  • Rifle Corps Troops Build House for Widowed Family

    29th August 2021 23:16:39 Hours

    Rifle Corps Troops Build House for Widowed Family

    Troops of the 1 Sri Lanka Rifle Corps (SLRC) extending their generosity towards a needy family in Matale area constructed a new house and formally vested it in the deserving family on 20 August. The widowed mother with her daughter has been leading a hand to mouth life after loss of her husband....

  • Children Given Treat on 513 Brigade's Anniversary Day

    29th August 2021 10:00:39 Hours

    Children Given Treat on 513 Brigade's Anniversary Day

    Troops of the 513 Brigade of the 51 Division under the Security Force HQ-Jaffna on account of the 26th anniversary of the 513 Brigade gave away pre-cooked lunch packets and gift parcels to orphaned children at Kanam Children’s Home in Kopay on Thursday (26). Twenty four girls and sixteen administrative....

  • MIC & SLNG Troops Take Cannabis Stocks into Custody

    29th August 2021 09:00:39 Hours

    MIC & SLNG Troops Take Cannabis Stocks into Custody

    Acting on intelligence provided by Military Intelligence Corps (MIC), 6 Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) troops of the 682 Brigade under the 68 Division of the Security Force HQ- Mullaittivu took 142.2kg of Cannabis into custody during a search in the general area of Pattikarei, Puthumathalan in Chalai area....

  • Troops Throw Weight Behind Preparation of ICC for Affected Monks

    28th August 2021 19:27:52 Hours

    Troops Throw Weight Behind Preparation of ICC for Affected Monks

    Sri Lanka Army troops on the directions of the Army Chief are now engaged in the construction of the first-ever Intermediate Care Centre (ICC) for COVID-19-affected Buddhist monks in the country at the International Vipassana Meditation Centre....

  • One More Coordinating Conference on COVID-19 Control Held in Vavuniya

    28th August 2021 16:00:09 Hours

    One More Coordinating Conference on COVID-19 Control Held in Vavuniya

    Major General Hemantha Bandara, Commander Security Forces-Wanni as the Overall Coordinator for Prevention of COVID- 19 in the District of Vavuniya and the acting District Secretary for Vavuniya Mr. T Thiresh Kumara presided one more round of....