25th January 2023 18:32:58 Hours
The 9th contingent of the Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps (SLAMC), ready to leave for the United Nations Peace-Keeping Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) to serve the Level-2 SRIMED Hospital before their departure presented a ceremonial salute to Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army at the SLAMC Regimental Headquarters ground at Werahera on Wednesday (25).
21st January 2023 10:22:27 Hours
The customary flag-awarding ceremony of the re-designated 4th Gajaba Regiment (GR) which was converted to a Mechanized Infantry Regiment (MIR) in 2007, took place on Friday (20 January) at the Gajaba Regiment Regimental Headquarters in Saliyapura headed by Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army and Colonel of the Regiment, GR as the Chief Guest. According, the 24th Battalion of the Gajaba Regiment was redesigned as the 4th Battalion of the Gajaba Regiment.
20th January 2023 11:22:54 Hours
Enabling the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage to bring back undying school day memories and milestones during his schooling, Matale Vijaya College accorded a warm reception to the old Vijayan who had taken up the reins of office as the 24th Commander of the Army during a felicitation ceremony at the College premises on Thursday (19).
11th January 2023 19:19:24 Hours
The ‘Mihindu Seth Medura’ (MSM) wellness resort at Attidiya where permanently-injured War Heroes are under recuperation and rehabilitation on Wednesday (11) was equipped with a new herbal medicine centre, ‘Mihindu Ayurveda Suwa Arana’ following a personal initiative taken by the Commandant MSM under the guidance of the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage in close collaboration with the Department of Ayurveda.
09th January 2023 19:27:41 Hours
The inauguration of the ‘Humanitarian De-Mining Course - 1', designed for potential Army retirees who could take up overseas assignments in future after retirement took place this morning (9) at the Army Headquarters, headed by Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army as the Chief Guest.
05th January 2023 09:51:32 Hours
The field of Rugby / Football in the Army, which has been recognized island-wide as a formidable team had a new lease of life on Wednesday (4) with the inauguration of the new pitch at Panagoda Army cantonment by the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage who attended as the Chief Guest.
02nd January 2023 15:27:13 Hours
Amidst formalities, warm wishes and exchange of hearty pleasantries, 'Protectors of the Nation' at the Army Headquarters at Sri Jayawardenepura greeted the first working day in the New Year-2023 with the customary flag-raising, reading of the state allegiance oath, recital of the national anthem and the Army song, the Commander's New Year address and...
31st December 2022 23:29:30 Hours
Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army in his New Year Message Extends Warmest New Year-2023 Greetings to All in the Army and Wishes Best of Luck and Prosperity! Here follows the full text of his New Year Message:
28th December 2022 17:50:01 Hours
The recently-appointed Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Priyantha Perera this morning (28) made his first courtesy call on Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage, Commander of the Army at the Army Headquarters in Sri Jayawardenepura.
27th December 2022 23:00:17 Hours
The final certificate-awarding ceremony for 30 Army personnel who successfully qualified in the internationally-recognized National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) Level 4 and 3 after following different technical courses at the Ranaviru Resource Centre (RRC) took place this afternoon (27) at the Army Headquarters during a simple ceremony.