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  • Woman Soldiers Trained as Pre-School Teachers

    30th May 2019 18:15:11 Hours

    Woman Soldiers Trained as Pre-School Teachers

    On the guidelines given by the Commander of the Army, 20 Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps (SLAWC) ladies who followed a 6 month-long course on ‘pre-childhood development and pre-school teaching’...

  • Low-Income Group Families Gifted with Dry Rations

    30th May 2019 13:57:35 Hours

    Low-Income Group Families Gifted with Dry Rations

    45 low-income group families for the beneficiaries of dry ration packets, thanks to an initiative taken by Major General Wasantha Kumarapperuma, General Officer Commanding, 65 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN).

  • Major General Udalupola Welcomed at His Regimental Centre

    30th May 2019 13:55:35 Hours

    Major General Udalupola Welcomed at His Regimental Centre

    Major General W.A.K.B Udalupola who was recently promoted to the rank of Major General was welcomed at his Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) Regimental Headquarters at Ambepussa on Saturday (25) in a formal military ceremony.

  • Troops Extinguish Fire on Knuckles Range

    29th May 2019 16:08:31 Hours

    Troops Extinguish Fire on Knuckles Range

    A bush-fire that erupted on the Knuckles mountain range in front of the Hunnasgiriya Forest Reserve Office around 11.00 am on Tuesday (28) was brought under control by a group of 1 Sri Lanka Rifle Corps troops of the 11 Division in Pallekele, Kundasale.

  • Bushfire Brought Under Control

    28th May 2019 18:01:48 Hours

    Bushfire Brought Under Control

    One Officer and 25 Other Rankers of the Gemunu Watch serving the 121 Brigade Headquarters at Kumbukkana, Moneragala rushed to Medagama, Kahatiyanwala area and extinguished a fast spreading bushfire in the mountainous range, close to a line of civilian houses on Monday (27) evening.

  • Commander Delivers Keynote Address to HRP at BMICH

    28th May 2019 16:43:12 Hours

    Commander Delivers Keynote Address to HRP at BMICH

    The Association of Human Resource Professionals (HRP), the only professional network of practising HR professionals in Sri Lanka which has made a significant contribution to uplifting the standards of the HR profession, had....

  • Army & Police Personnel Learn About Explosives

    28th May 2019 16:40:12 Hours

    Army & Police Personnel Learn About Explosives

    Following guidelines given by the General Officer Commanding, 11 Division, a lecture to educate troops and Policemen about Tri Acetone Tri Peroxide (TATP) explosives was recently conducted at the 11 Division lecture hall.

  • New Additions in the SLAGSC RHQ Opened

    27th May 2019 16:43:12 Hours

    New Additions in the SLAGSC RHQ Opened

    The newly-built entrance gate, name board, sentry point, guard turnout platform and the renovated Sri Lanka Army General Service Corps (SLAGSC) War Heroes’ monument were unveiled recently by Major General Wajira Palihakkara, Colonel Commandant of the SLAGSC and acting Deputy Chief of Staff.

  • 11 Div GOC Speaks to 111 & 112 Brigade Troops

    27th May 2019 12:43:12 Hours

    11 Div GOC Speaks to 111 & 112 Brigade Troops

    General Officer Commanding (GOC), 11 Division, Major General Tissa Nanayakkara with the objective of appreciating the formidable roles and tasks 111 Brigade and 112 Brigade troops performed during the most recent disturbances met them at the 2 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Sinha...

  • Jaffna Students Gifted with More Push Bicycles for Transport Needs

    26th May 2019 22:07:30 Hours

    Jaffna Students Gifted with More Push Bicycles for Transport Needs

    12 more students of low-income families in the Jaffna Peninsula were fortunate to receive brand new push bicycles, thanks to an initiative taken by Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi, Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna in collaboration with one Mr Nirmalan Selvadurai, a philanthropist...