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  • SFHQ-West Marks 7th Anniversary Prioritizing Religious Observances

    16th November 2019 19:20:11 Hours

    SFHQ-West Marks 7th Anniversary Prioritizing Religious Observances

    Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) marked its 7th anniversary on Thursday (15) with several programmes, lined up on the guidelines given by the Commander, Security Forces - West (SF-West)....

  • OCDC Welcomes its Two Star Commandant to the Premises

    16th November 2019 19:10:47 Hours

    OCDC Welcomes its Two Star Commandant to the Premises

    In keeping with military traditions, Major General Jayanath Jayaweera, Commandant, Officer Career Development Centre (OCDC) at Buttala was warmly welcomed to the OCDC premises on Monday (11) by all Officers....

  • First Round Table Confab at Commander's New Office Touches on Improvement of Training Modules

    16th November 2019 18:50:47 Hours

    First Round Table Confab at Commander's New Office Touches on Improvement of Training Modules

    Just minutes after inauguration of his office at the new Army HQ at Sri Jayawardenepura, Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Commander of the Army this morning (14) presided a conference...

  • HAHN Project Marks 'World Diabetes Day'

    15th November 2019 12:45:51 Hours

    HAHN Project Marks 'World Diabetes Day'

    To be in line with the 'World Diabetes Day’, the 'Healthy Army - Healthy Nation (HAHN)' project of the Colombo Army Hospital launched an elaborate awareness programme for patients and all hospital staff on Thursday (14) at the Colombo Army Hospital premises. The project, comprised of display of posters...

  • Troops Assist Conduct of 'Katina' Pooja at Keviliyamaduwa

    15th November 2019 10:34:00 Hours

    Troops Assist Conduct of 'Katina' Pooja at Keviliyamaduwa

    231 Brigade and 4 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops assisted the conduct of the annual 'Katina' (robe-offering) Pinkama at Keviliyamaduwa 'Sri Abhinavaramaya' on Monday (3). It was held under the patronage of Ven. Ampitiye Sumanarathna Thero, Chief Incumbent at Mangalaramaya, Batticaloa.

  • Kilinochchi Troops Provide Pre-GCE O/L Candidates with Model Papers & Seminars

    15th November 2019 10:29:52 Hours

    Kilinochchi Troops Provide Pre-GCE O/L Candidates with Model Papers & Seminars

    The Commander Security Force Headquarters-Kilinochchi, Major General G. V Ravipriya in coordination with the General Officer Commanding 57 Division Major General B. P. S de Silva and other Commanders in respective 571, 572, 573 and 574 Brigades...

  • Army Catering Battalion Members Win Medals at BMICH Competition

    15th November 2019 08:29:52 Hours

    Army Catering Battalion Members Win Medals at BMICH Competition

    Members of the Army Catering Battalion, attending the recent culinary competition at the BMICH during 21-23 October won 3 Gold Medals, 4 Silver Medals and 3 Bronze Medals competing with the local and international competitors. Those Army culinary practitioners...

  • Woman Soldiers Listen to Pertinent Lecture

    14th November 2019 22:42:44 Hours

    Woman Soldiers Listen to Pertinent Lecture

    An educative lecture on 'Young Age and Woman Soldier’ was delivered to the troops of 1 Sri Lanka Women's Corps (SLAWC) on Thursday (14) at the SLAWC Regimental centre in Borella.

  • 572 Brigade Troops Listen to Lecture on HRM

    14th November 2019 22:40:50 Hours

    572 Brigade Troops Listen to Lecture on HRM

    A lecture based on 'Human Resource Management' (HRM), organized by the 572 Brigade educated troops under command to the 572 Brigade on a proposal made by its Commander, Colonel D.M.P.P Dasanayake on Monday (11).

  • CCC of the Army Leaves for Mali on UN Peace-Keeping

    14th November 2019 22:32:08 Hours

    CCC of the Army Leaves for Mali on UN Peace-Keeping

    The new contingent of 243 Army personnel of the Combat Convoy Company (CCC) of the Army, set to serve in the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) left the country morning (13). Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Commander of the Army...