Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

22nd March 2016 04:42:19 Hours

Troops Fighting Against Bushfire

A total of 26 Army personnel including 1 Officer and 25 Other Ranks are engaged in this attempt of dousing the fire. 

2 (V) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) troops serving Kandy area in the 111 Brigade headquarters of the 11 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-C) are still busy fighting a bushfire that spread in the Hanthana hill areas in Kandy since Monday (21) morning.