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  • Special Forces Seva Vanitha Ladies Meet MSM Inmates with Commander

    12th June 2019 17:59:23 Hours

    Special Forces Seva Vanitha Ladies Meet MSM Inmates with Commander

    The Special Forces - Seva Vanitha Unit (SF-SVU), chaired by Mrs Chandrika Senanayake who is also the President, Army Seva Vanitha Unit (ASVU) on Wednesday (12) visited the inmates at Aththidiya...

  • New DGGS at AHQ Takes Over Duties

    12th June 2019 15:21:06 Hours

    New DGGS at AHQ Takes Over Duties

    The newly-appointed Director General General Staff (DGGS) Major General A.M.R Dharmasiri during a brief ceremony assumed office at the Army Headquarters this afternoon (12) amid religious blessings and a gathering of under command Directors and heads of units.

  • New Pay & Records Director Assumes Duties

    12th June 2019 14:00:17 Hours

    New Pay & Records Director Assumes Duties

    Brigadier Chanaka Weragoda of Sri Lanka Army General Service Corps (SLAGSC) assumed office as the Director, Directorate of Pay and Records on Tuesday (4) amid religious blessings. He succeeded Major General L Wijesundara who retired recently.

  • Legendary War Hero’s Arali Point Monument Receives Facelift

    11th June 2019 17:21:23 Hours

    Legendary War Hero’s Arali Point Monument Receives Facelift

    The Arali point monument of the legendary War Hero of our contemporary times, late Lieutenant General Denzil Kobbekaduwa received a facelift and renovation, following an initiative taken by Major General Dharshana Hettiarachchi....

  • Parents, Teachers & Students Educated on Explosives

    11th June 2019 17:21:21 Hours

    Parents, Teachers & Students Educated on Explosives

    An awareness lecture to educate school children, parents and teachers on explosives was conducted at Madduma Bandra Kanishta Vidyalaya at Pilimathalawa on Friday (7).

  • 54 Div GOC Greeted Upon His Promotion

    11th June 2019 17:19:15 Hours

    54 Div GOC Greeted Upon His Promotion

    The newly-promoted Major General Senarath Bandara, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 54 Division was accorded a welcome plus felicitation ceremony on Tuesday (4) at the 54 Division Headquarters in Thaladi, Mannar. The day’s event commenced with a parade...

  • GR Headquarters Greets Newly-Promoted Major General

    11th June 2019 17:05:21 Hours

    GR Headquarters Greets Newly-Promoted Major General

    The Gajaba Regiment (GR) at Saliyapura on Sunday (9) extended its greetings to the newly-promoted Major General P.J Gamage when he arrived at the GR Regimental Headquarters upon his elevation to the rank of Major General.

  • Major General Abayaratna (Retd) Passes Away

    10th June 2019 23:09:56 Hours

    Major General Abayaratna (Retd) Passes Away

    Major General C J Abayaratna (Retd) of Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) who was the first Colonel Commandant of the SLSC Regiment passed away on Sunday (9). His funeral with military honours takes place on Tuesday (11) at the General Cemetery...

  • East-Based Security Forces Join Special Blessing ‘Pooja’

    10th June 2019 15:59:33 Hours

    East-Based Security Forces Join Special Blessing ‘Pooja’

    The ‘Araliya Mal Poojawa’ (offering of one million temple flowers) at the ancient Unagala Vehera Raja Maha Viharaya in Polonnaruwa on Saturday (8) was given all possible support by the Security Force Headquarters - East (SFHQ-E), Navy and Air Force personnel...

  • New ‘Dagoba’ Built in Memory of Departed Child Unveiled

    10th June 2019 13:07:06 Hours

    New ‘Dagoba’ Built in Memory of Departed Child Unveiled

    Colonel Commandant of the Sri Lanka Corps of Military Police (SLCMP), Major General Gamini Sirisena had the privilege of unfurling the pinnacle of a new pagoda (Stupa), erected at the ancient Sri Vijayarama temple premises in Boralankada, Deraniyagala...