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  • Merits Transferred on Legendary Keppetipola & War Heroes

    27th November 2018 22:18:30 Hours

    Merits Transferred on Legendary Keppetipola & War Heroes

    Major General Sudath Perera, General Officer Commanding 58 Division and the 581 Brigade Commander were among the invitees to the 200th year commemoration of the legendary hero, Monarawila Keppetipola and all fallen War Heroes, held at Ginthota Purana Thunmahal Viharaya on Monday (26).

  • New 62 Div GOC Opens Facilities

    27th November 2018 22:17:30 Hours

    New 62 Div GOC Opens Facilities

    The newly-appointed General Officer Commanding (GOC), 62 Division Brigadier J. M. U. D Jayasinghe during his maiden visit to the 623 Brigade after his assumption of office was invited to open the newly-constructed Corporal Club plus the Warrant Officers’ and Sergeants’ accommodation complex.

  • Army Given Valuable Stock of Hand Gloves Free

    27th November 2018 22:16:30 Hours

    Army Given Valuable Stock of Hand Gloves Free

    MIDAS Industrial Clothing (Pvt) Ltd considering the magnitude of the services being performed by the troops donated a large stock of hand gloves to the Master General Ordnance (MGO) Branch on Thursday (15) at their factory, situated in the Free Trade Zone - Katunayake. This valuable donation can be used for....

  • Sinha Regiment Trg School Produces 131 New Recruits

    27th November 2018 20:00:30 Hours

    Sinha Regiment Trg School Produces 131 New Recruits

    131 new recruits passed out after successful completion of their training in the Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment Training School (SLSRTS) at Beragala road Kegalle on Saturday (24). The Recruit Course No 26 produced new comers to the Army representing Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI), Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment....

  • 68 Div Initiates Conduct of Seminars for O/L Students in Puthukkuddiyirippu

    27th November 2018 12:19:36 Hours

    68 Div Initiates Conduct of Seminars for O/L Students in Puthukkuddiyirippu

    A chain of G.C.E (O/L) seminars on Mathematics, Science, History and English at Puthukkuddiyirippu Maha Vidyalaya, meant to assist upgrade knowledge of students of low-income groups in Mullaittivu on those subjects got underway during 23-24 November....

  • Newly-Promoted GOC Addresses Troops

    27th November 2018 12:15:36 Hours

    Newly-Promoted GOC Addresses Troops

    The newly-promoted General Officer Commanding (GOC), 14 Division, Major General Chula Abeynayake was honoured in a Guard Turnout presented by the 6 Gemunu Watch (GW) troops on Monday (26) at the Divisional Headquarters. Afterwards, the GOC addressed the troops before he participated in refreshments.

  • Troops Assist Civilians in Thannamarachchi to Drain Accumulated Rain Water

    27th November 2018 00:03:40 Hours

    Troops Assist Civilians in Thannamarachchi to Drain Accumulated Rain Water

    Army troops along with officials in the Disaster Management Centre at Chavakachcheri Urban Council and Thannamarachchi Divisional Secretariat Office assisted Kovilkudiirippu civilians, engaged in draining of rainy water that accumulated in their residential...

  • Newly Modified Two Gun Carriages Save Millions for the Army

    26th November 2018 23:44:31 Hours

    Newly Modified Two Gun Carriages Save Millions for the Army

    Two Gun Carriages modified and reproduced by Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (SLEME) - Artillery Battalion at Minneriya, using parts of two abandoned pounder guns were officially handed over to Major General Rukmal Dias, Colonel Commandant - Sri Lanka Artillery Regiment...

  • Hours after Assumption of Office, New East Commander Participates in 'Pinnacle' Unveiling

    26th November 2018 20:55:41 Hours

     Hours after Assumption of Office, New East Commander Participates in 'Pinnacle' Unveiling

    Just a few hours after Major General Aruna Jayasekera assumed office as new Commander Security Forces – East on Saturday (24) by a strange coincidence, he was invited to unveil the pinnacle atop the newly-constructed Stupa (pagoda) at Welikanda...

  • O/L Candidates in Wanni Learn 'Motivation & Stress Management'

    24th November 2018 21:55:04 Hours

    O/L Candidates in Wanni Learn 'Motivation & Stress Management'

    Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) organized a seminar for students sitting for the General Certificate of Education Examination (Ordinary Level) on 'motivation and exam stress management'. Students representing several Tamil and Sinhala schools in the Educational Zone in Vavuniya attended this seminar, organized free of charge with the help of Colombo Institute of Research and Psychology.