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  • Central Troops Educated on ‘Suicide Prevention & Life Without Alcohol’

    13th December 2018 18:21:14 Hours

    Central Troops Educated on ‘Suicide Prevention & Life Without Alcohol’

    A valuable lecture on ‘Suicide prevention & life without alcohol’ was conducted at the Security Forces Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) on the directions and supervision of the Commander, Security Forces -Central, Major General Ruwan de Silva on Wednesday (12) at the Torch Cinema - Diyatalawa.

  • Commander SF-Cen Visits 12 Division & Its Formations

    13th December 2018 18:16:08 Hours

    Commander SF-Cen Visits 12 Division & Its Formations

    Major General Ruwan de Silva, Commander, Security Forces - Central (SF-Cen) upon his assumption of office made his inaugural visit to the Headquarters 12 Division and its under command formations during 11 - 12 December. On arrival at 12 Division premises in Hambantota, Commander, SF-Cen was received by....

  • 'Manusath Derana' Goes to Kandawalai with Multifaceted Community Projects

    12th December 2018 08:05:34 Hours

    'Manusath Derana' Goes to Kandawalai with Multifaceted Community Projects

    The mega relief providing ‘Manusath Derana Charity Progarmme-Kandawalai’, launched by 'Derana' TV got off the ground on Saturday (8) at Ulawanur Thampirasa College in the Kandawali Divisional Secretariat area in Kilinochchi with a multitude of community-oriented projects.

  • SLRC Offers Training to Army Personnel

    11th December 2018 15:06:50 Hours

    SLRC Offers Training to Army Personnel

    A group of 32 Army personnel, including 15 Army members of the 58 Division of the Security Force Headquarters -West (SFHQ-West) underwent a 10-day long (Nov 26 - Dec 7) training on videography, lighting, editing and camera use at the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) at the request of the...

  • Wheelchair Expedition 'Perseverance' Finished in Point Pedro Challenging 'Challenges in Life'

    11th December 2018 14:06:50 Hours

    Wheelchair Expedition 'Perseverance' Finished in Point Pedro Challenging 'Challenges in Life'

    The adventurous wheelchair War Hero, Corporal Gemunu Karunarathne of 6 Gajaba Regiment who challenged challenges in life covering his planned distance of 576 km from Point Dondra to Point Pedro within 8 days arrived at his final destination, Point Pedro on Tuesday (11)...

  • More Sniper Trainees Receive Graduation in Awarding Ceremony

    11th December 2018 13:06:50 Hours

    More Sniper Trainees Receive Graduation in Awarding Ceremony

    The eight-month long Sniper Training Course – 20 at Diyatalawa Sniper Trainers' School had its Passing out Parade (POP) and Badge Awarding Ceremony on Monday (10) during a ceremony. 11 foreign Military Officers and Other Ranks from five countries, Bangladesh, India, Maldives, Nepal and Zambia....

  • 66 Division Commemorate Its 9th Anniversary

    11th December 2018 11:18:46 Hours

    66 Division Commemorate Its 9th Anniversary

    66 Division Headquarters in Pooneryn of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) commemorated its 9th anniversary on Monday (10) at the Divisional Headquarters under the guidance of Brigadier Deepthi Jayathilake, General Officer Commanding, 66 Division.

  • SFHQ-J Initiative Gets Exclusive ‘Jack Park’ in Palaly

    11th December 2018 10:18:46 Hours

    SFHQ-J Initiative Gets Exclusive ‘Jack Park’ in Palaly

    Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) in coordination with the Lions Club 306 B2 and Hadabima Authority after entering into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has allocated nearly 10 acres inside the Palaly Army cantonment for cultivation of more than 500 Jack saplings, in the so called....

  • 513 Brigade Troops Help Civilians Cure Eye Sight Ailments

    11th December 2018 10:12:49 Hours

    513 Brigade Troops Help Civilians Cure Eye Sight Ailments

    Two Mobile Eye Clinics were conducted for civilians at Wadukkodei Hospital and Karainagar Subramuniam College by troops under command to the 513 Brigade of the 51 Division on Friday (7) and Saturday (8) respectively. These eye clinics were organized under the supervision of Major General Roshan Senevirathne....

  • 64 Division, Now Equipped with its Own Auditorium

    11th December 2018 10:10:29 Hours

    64 Division, Now Equipped with its Own Auditorium

    Fulfilling a long-felt necessity of the 64 Division of the Security Force Headquarters-Mullaittivu, an initiative taken by the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 64 Division Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera resulted in the construction of a new auditorium for meetings, conferences, workshops, etc inside the....