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  • New 221 Brigade Commander Assumes Office

    25th March 2019 11:30:32 Hours

    New 221 Brigade Commander Assumes Office

    Colonel Priyantha Kariyawasam of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps (SLAC) assumed duties as the 7th Commander of the 221 Brigade amid religious observances on Thursday (21) during a simple ceremony at the Brigade Headquarters at Trincomalee. He succeeded Brigadier D.P.U Gunasekara who has been now....

  • SFHQ-Cen Marks Their 6th Anniversary

    25th March 2019 11:15:32 Hours

    SFHQ-Cen Marks Their 6th Anniversary

    Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) marked its 6th anniversary with several anniversary projects including sharamadana, Bodhi Pooja, military ceremony and entertaining features.

  • VIR Marks its 29th Anniversary Day

    25th March 2019 11:00:32 Hours

    VIR Marks its 29th Anniversary Day

    The Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) on Friday (22) marked its 29th Anniversary at the Regimental Headquarters in Boyagane with several projects that got underway on the directions of Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Colonel of the Regiment, VIR and Deputy Chief of Staff.

  • School Cadets Listen to Lecture in Rantambe

    25th March 2019 10:00:32 Hours

    School Cadets Listen to Lecture in Rantambe

    More than 200 school Cadets in Moneragala and Polonnaruwa districts recently listened to a lecture on ‘Motivation’, delivered by Major Dhammika Hettiarachchi, Chief Instructor at School of Signals in Boowelikada, Kandy.

  • Jaffna Troops Learn About Environmental Pollutants

    23rd March 2019 22:50:02 Hours

    Jaffna Troops Learn About Environmental Pollutants

    Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) taking a new initiative towards creating a plastic and polythene free environment in the Jaffna peninsula launched an awareness project through a lecture session at the SFHQ-J auditorium on Friday (22).

  • Wanni-Organized Basic English Course Ends

    23rd March 2019 22:45:02 Hours

    Wanni-Organized Basic English Course Ends

    The certificate awarding ceremony of the basic English Course of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) concluded on Tuesday (19) presenting certificates to 19 course attendees.

  • Brigadier K Attanayake (Retd) Laid to Rest

    23rd March 2019 22:35:02 Hours

    Brigadier K Attanayake (Retd) Laid to Rest

    The military funeral of late Brigadier K. Attanayake (Retd) of the Sri Lanka Army Service Corps (SLASC) who passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday (20) took place at Colombo General Cemetery Saturday (23) afternoon, amid a large gathering of senior Army Officers and mourners.

  • Workshop on ‘Early Childhood Development’ for Pregnant Women Organized

    23rd March 2019 22:35:02 Hours

    Workshop on ‘Early Childhood Development’ for Pregnant Women Organized

    In order to educate pregnant women, a workshop on ‘Mental Health and Early Childhood Development’ was organized on Wednesday (20) at Puleliya, Kiralagala Temple jointly by 2 Mechanised Infantry Regiment and 5 (V) Sri Lanka Light Infantry troops.

  • 53 Div Troops Adorn Headquarters with Saplings

    22nd March 2019 15:30:22 Hours

    53 Div Troops Adorn Headquarters with Saplings

    Troops of the 53 Division in Inamaluwa, aiming to help increase the country’s forest reserve up to 32% as planned by the Presidential Secretariat and the Government, launched a tree planting drive inside the 53 Division Headquarters premises on the directions of Major General Athula Kodippili, General Officer...

  • Brigadier K Attanayake (Retd) of SLASC Passes Away

    22nd March 2019 14:10:24 Hours

    Brigadier K Attanayake  (Retd) of SLASC Passes Away

    Brigadier K. Attanayake (Retd) of the Sri Lanka Army Service Corps (SLASC) passed away on Wednesday (20) following a brief illness. His remains are now lying at his residence, 44/04, 1st Lane, Gangodawila, Nugegoda. His funeral with military honours takes place on Saturday (23) at Borella...