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  • Welikanda People Educated on COVID-19 & Wearing of Face Masks

    28th October 2020 14:40:12 Hours

    Welikanda People Educated on COVID-19 & Wearing of Face Masks

    A large stock of face masks were distributed among civilians and community leaders in the general area of Welikanda on Thursday (22) following an initiative taken by the 231 Brigade in an effort to underline the importance of its use as a precautionary measure.

  • 641 Brigade’s New Commander Assumes Office

    28th October 2020 14:30:12 Hours

    641 Brigade’s New Commander Assumes Office

    Colonel Janak Jayawardana assumed duties as the 8th Commander of the 641 Brigade of the 64 Division under the Security Force HQ-Mullaittivu on Tuesday (27), amid religious blessings at the 641 Brigade Headquarters.

  • Professionals Invited to Enlist to the Sri Lanka Engineers of the Army

    28th October 2020 14:00:12 Hours

    Professionals Invited to Enlist to the Sri Lanka Engineers of the Army

    Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE) Regimental Headquarters at Panagoda seeks applications for enlistment of male professionals to Sri Lanka Engineers Corps, Regular Force of the Sri Lanka Army. Monthly salary, transport, uniforms, medical....

  • New HR & IHL Director Takes over Duties

    28th October 2020 12:00:12 Hours

    New HR & IHL Director Takes over Duties

    Brigadier Keerthi Kottewatte of Gemunu Watch assumed duties as the 21st Director of the Directorate of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law (HR & IHL) on Monday (26) during a brief ceremony.

  • New Wanni Commander Makes Offerings to Religious Places in Anuradhapura

    28th October 2020 11:00:42 Hours

    New Wanni Commander Makes Offerings to Religious Places in Anuradhapura

    The newly-appointed Commander, Security Forces - Wanni, Major General Priyantha Perera visited prominent religious places in the ancient Anuradhapura to pay his obeisance as a tradition on Tuesday (27).

  • 73 More Quarantined Persons Leave QCs - NOCPCO

    28th October 2020 10:53:12 Hours

    73 More Quarantined Persons Leave QCs - NOCPCO

    As of this morning (28), a total of 457 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).

  • At HE’s Request to Commander, SF-Central Troops Build New House for Affected Family

    28th October 2020 08:53:12 Hours

    At HE’s Request to Commander, SF-Central Troops Build New House for Affected Family

    Troops of the Security Forces-Central within 18 days erected a new house for a deserving family in the general area of Haldummulla under the ‘Janapathi Gama Samaga Pilisandara’ project, following....

  • Central Troops Extinguish Sudden Bush Fire

    27th October 2020 11:00:18 Hours

    Central Troops Extinguish Sudden Bush Fire

    Troops of the Security Forces - Central (SF-C) rushed and assisted to extinguish a sudden bush fire that erupted in the general area of Welimada on Monday (26). Troops from the Security Force HQ-Central immediately reached the location on....

  • Wounded War Hero in Visuamadu Laid to Rest amid Honours

    27th October 2020 10:00:18 Hours

    Wounded War Hero in Visuamadu Laid to Rest amid Honours

    During a funeral with full military honours, attended by a representative group of Senior Officers, Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Regiment Officers and Other Ranks, fellow-soldiers, villagers and family members, the late injured War Hero, Corporal....

  • One More Smuggled Turmeric Stock Detected

    27th October 2020 09:40:18 Hours

    One More Smuggled Turmeric Stock Detected

    Troops of 7 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR), together with Intelligence troops of the 54 Division HQ in Mannar apprehended 10 x sacks of illegal turmeric (approximately 500 kgs) during a search in the general area of Southbar in Mannar on Tuesday evening (27).