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  • New SLNG Colonel of the Regiment Takes Office

    17th October 2016 18:18:05 Hours

    New SLNG Colonel of the Regiment Takes Office

    The new Colonel of the Regiment, Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG), Major General A.P De Z Wickramaratne on Thursday (13) assumed office during a simple ceremony at the SLNG Headquarters, Wehaerawatte, Kurunegala.

  • Army Riders & Drivers Do Well in ‘Commando Challenge - 2016’

    17th October 2016 17:39:10 Hours

    Army Riders & Drivers Do Well in ‘Commando Challenge - 2016’

    Army riders and drivers who competed in the recently-concluded ‘Commando Challenge - 2016’super cross of the Commando Regiment secured leading places in several categories in the open event sector.

  • Two-day Workshop on ‘Personal Hygiene’ Educates Troops

    17th October 2016 15:00:05 Hours

    Two-day Workshop on ‘Personal Hygiene’ Educates Troops

    A workshop on ‘Personal Hygiene and Health Protection’ was held at the 61 Division Headquarters during 11 and 12 October. The workshop was conducted to educate the troops on the importance of conducting good health practices.

  • Two Wednesday Training Lectures Held

    13th October 2016 16:05:14 Hours

    Two Wednesday Training Lectures Held

    Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) as part of its routine Wednesday lecture programmes, effected on the directions of the Commander of the Army, organized two lectures......

  • New Game Records Established in Army Para Games

    13th October 2016 16:03:06 Hours

    New Game Records Established in Army Para Games

    The ongoing 19th Army Para Games - 2016 at Diyagama Stadium has so far established several new game records in shot put, high jump, long jump, javelin, discuss throwing and 200 m events, etc.

  • Awareness Programme on ‘Innovative Thinking’ Educates All Ranks

    13th October 2016 16:02:34 Hours

    Awareness Programme on ‘Innovative Thinking’ Educates All Ranks

    An awareness programme, poised to impart knowledge on new innovations and highlight the importance of encouraging innovative creations and research took place...

  • UN Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues Meets Jaffna Commander

    13th October 2016 15:16:44 Hours

    UN Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues Meets Jaffna Commander

    United Nations (UN) Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues Ms Rita Izsak-Ndiaye and two other delegates during a visit to the North called at the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ - J)....

  • Troops Learn More About Dangerous Drugs

    13th October 2016 15:15:34 Hours

    Troops Learn More About Dangerous Drugs

    Troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) as part of their Wednesday training programme on Wednesday (12), listened to a lecture on ‘Prevention from Use of Dangerous Drugs’, delivered by an officer in the SFHQ-C.

  • Logistic Command Headquarters Marks Army Day

    13th October 2016 15:10:26 Hours

    Logistic Command Headquarters Marks Army Day

    Religious ceremonies, a Shramadana campaign, hospital repainting and military formalities and ceremonials dominated the series of 67th Army anniversary arrangements, organized at......

  • New Mullaittivu Commander Makes Formal Visits

    13th October 2016 15:07:30 Hours

    New Mullaittivu Commander Makes Formal Visits

    The newly-appointed Commander, Security Force - Mullaittivu (SF-MLT) Major General W.B.D.P Fernando made his first formal visit to Brigades and Battalions under command to the 64 Division Headquarters of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) recently.