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  • 718 Quarantined Inmates Set to Leave for Homes-NOCPCO

    01st November 2020 10:46:05 Hours

    718 Quarantined Inmates Set to Leave for Homes-NOCPCO

    As of this morning (1), a total of 239 more persons were confirmed positive to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. All of them were from locally-identified affectees, states the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO).

  • 23 Division GOC Assumes Office

    31st October 2020 18:06:43 Hours

    23 Division GOC Assumes Office

    Major General Champika Ranasinghe assumed office as the 23rd General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 23 Division of the Security Force HQ-East on Thursday (29) during a simple ceremony. On his arrival, 23 Division troops in 6 Battalion the Gajaba Regiment presented a Guard Turnout...

  • One More Stock of Kerala Cannabis Detected in Mannar

    31st October 2020 16:06:43 Hours

    One More Stock of Kerala Cannabis Detected in Mannar

    Troops of the 54 Division in Mannar on information provided by Military Intelligence Corps (MIC) apprehended 8 kgs of Kerala Cannabis during a search in the general area of Kondachchikuda in Mannar on Sunday (1).

  • New Brigade Commander 532 Brigade Assumes Office

    31st October 2020 15:06:43 Hours

    New Brigade Commander 532 Brigade Assumes Office

    Colonel Saman Senarathne assumed duties as the 11th Commander of the 532 Brigade amid religious blessings at the Headquarters in Vallamkulam on Monday (26).

  • Maj Gen Sampath Kotuwegoda, SLA's 21st Colonel Commandant Takes Office

    31st October 2020 12:06:43 Hours

    Maj Gen Sampath Kotuwegoda, SLA's 21st Colonel Commandant Takes Office

    Major General Sampath Kotuwegoda assumed office as the 21st Colonel Commandant of the Regiment of Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) on Thursday (29) during a colourful ceremony, held at the SLA Regimental...

  • Airmobile Brigade's New Brigade Commander Assumes Office

    31st October 2020 09:00:27 Hours

    Airmobile Brigade's New Brigade Commander Assumes Office

    Brigadier Dinesh Udugama assumed duties as the 21st Commander of the Airmobile Brigade HQ at Embilipitiya, amid religious blessings at the Headquarters on Thursday (29). The newly-appointed Commander of the Airmobile Brigade was warmly welcomed by...

  • Gunners Bid Farewell to Retiring Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya

    31st October 2020 07:00:27 Hours

    Gunners Bid Farewell to Retiring Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya

    The Regiment of Sri Lanka Artillery (SLA) in the Army on Monday (26) bade farewell to one of its outstanding Senior Officers, Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya, the 20th Colonel Commandant of the Regiment...

  • 32nd Director Staff Duties Begins Office

    30th October 2020 08:13:51 Hours

    32nd Director Staff Duties Begins Office

    Brigadier Manada Yahampath of Sri Lanka Light Infantry assumed duties as the 32nd Director of the Directorate of Staff Duties on Wednesday (28) during a simple ceremony. The newly-appointed Director signed an official document to signify....

  • 140 Recovered COVID-19 Patients Leave Hospitals-NOCPCO

    30th October 2020 07:45:51 Hours

    140 Recovered COVID-19 Patients Leave Hospitals-NOCPCO

    As of this morning (31), a total of 633 more persons were confirmed positive to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. All of them were from locally-identified affectees, states the National Operations Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO).

  • Troops Sterilize Public Places in Mullaittivu against COVID - 19 Threat

    30th October 2020 07:30:51 Hours

    Troops Sterilize Public Places in Mullaittivu against COVID - 19 Threat

    Mullattivu-based 68 Division troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) on the directions of Major General Jagath Rathnayake, Commander, Security Forces - MLT and Major General Upali Rajapaksha, General Officer Commanding, 68 Division on Friday (30) carried out a disinfection and sterilization campaign in and around the public market place and fish market in order to mitigate risks of contamination during the spread of COVID - 19 threat.