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  • Workshop to Educate Officers on Staff Duties

    09th August 2019 15:05:16 Hours

    Workshop to Educate Officers on Staff Duties

    A two-day workshop on 'Staff Duties' for Grade 3 officers serving in the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) got underway at the Battalion Training School in Arasapurakulam during 5-7 August under the guidance of the General Officer Commanding....

  • Bee-keeping as a Domestic Industry Established in Kilinochchi

    09th August 2019 15:01:16 Hours

    Bee-keeping as a Domestic Industry Established in Kilinochchi

    Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) after introducing bee-keeping as a self-employment project for underprivileged families formally commenced on Friday (2) during a brief ceremony, led by Major General Vijitha Ravipriya, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi.

  • 31st Director Staff Duties Takes Office

    08th August 2019 17:17:19 Hours

    31st Director Staff Duties Takes Office

    Brigadier Chandana Wijesundera, the new Director Staff Duties (DSD) took office on Friday (2) during a simple ceremony at his office. The new Director at first performed religious observances soon after he entered the new office before he left his signature for an official document...

  • Troops Douse Wildfire in Poonagala

    08th August 2019 13:58:28 Hours

    Troops Douse Wildfire in Poonagala

    A sudden wildfire that broke out in and around Poonagala area in Haputale was brought to the notice of the troops in the Security Force Headquarters - Central on Thursday (8) morning. The fire broke out, due to prevailing drought spell and dry weather patterns was worsened with gushing winds that prevailed overnight.

  • Fitting Tribute Salutes Retiring Major General M.M Kithsiri at SLLI HQ

    08th August 2019 13:06:20 Hours

    Fitting Tribute Salutes Retiring Major General M.M Kithsiri at SLLI HQ

    Major General M. M Kithsiri, Director General Psychological Operations of the Army who just retired from the Sri Lanka Army after completion of 33 years of unblemished service in the organization was saluted and appreciated in a series of ceremonies...

  • Army Officer Invited to Deliver Lecture

    08th August 2019 13:04:32 Hours

    Army Officer Invited to Deliver Lecture

    Lieutenant Colonel M. B. B. N Herath, General Staff Officer I (Admin) of 14 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West at the invitation of the E - BEYOND Management in Maharagama, a private software company delivered a comprehensive lecture on current security scenario, positive attitudes and approaches and leadership.

  • ‘Paada Yathra’ Pilgrims Given Refreshments

    08th August 2019 13:02:32 Hours

    ‘Paada Yathra’ Pilgrims Given Refreshments

    Troops of the Security Forces Headquarters - Kilinochchi warmly welcomed the ‘Paada Yathra’ devotees when they arrived in Kilinochchi area during 4-5 August in order to attend the annual feast at Matha Church in Mulankavil on Sunday (4) before they set out to the Holy Shrine of Madu.

  • 538 New Recruits Pass Out from Henanigala Training School

    07th August 2019 17:10:06 Hours

    538 New Recruits Pass Out from Henanigala Training School

    A formal ceremony, held on Saturday (3) at the Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) Training School in Henanigala awarded formal colours to a batch of 538 new recruits during the Passing out Parade (PoP) at the premises. Major General Kapila Udalupola, General Officer Commanding, 23 Division...

  • Secretary Defence in Kandy Reassures Security to All Religious Events & the Country at Large

    05th August 2019 19:12:02 Hours

    Secretary Defence in Kandy Reassures Security to All Religious Events & the Country at Large

    "The routine US Travel Advisory (2nd level) issued a few hours ago for US citizens travelling during these long holidays is not something pertaining exclusively to Sri Lanka as alleged by some social...

  • Relief Packs to Students & Civilians of Low-Income Families Distributed

    05th August 2019 19:06:53 Hours

    Relief Packs to Students & Civilians of Low-Income Families Distributed

    233 Brigade troops of the 23 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E) coordinated the distribution of a stock of school accessories, uniforms and dry ration packs among students of underprivileged families, thanks to the generosity...