30th June 2019 18:03:11 Hours
A record group of 79 national Golfers and Golf lovers, including those from Tri Services at the invitation of the Sri Lanka Army Golf Committee (SLAGC) gathered in the garrison town of Diyatalawa on Saturday (29) for the 'Highlanders’ Cup Golf Tournament - 2019’ in the re-laid Diyatalawa Army Golf Course, bringing the Army's attempts for revival of Golf to new heights as a national sport .
28th June 2019 18:17:55 Hours
The maiden Sinhala copy of the 'The First World War 1914-1919,' authored by Dr Prashantha Perera, a retired university don whose specialty covered History and Archaeology was presented to the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake at the Army Headquarters this morning (28).
22nd June 2019 19:58:34 Hours
The pride of the Nation, the Army’s elite Special Forces (SF), having once again ‘Vowed to Reach the Goal Fearlessly’, translated literally their motto, “Adhishtanayen Abheethawa Aramuna Karaa” bestowed SF graduation on 4 Officers and 315 Other Ranks in the Intake-49 during a glittering passing-out ceremony, held on Saturday (22) morning at the Special Forces....
21st June 2019 16:22:04 Hours
A special tree planting project in parallel with the opening of an India-funded New Housing Project in Nuwara Eliya got underway on Thursday (20) at Mahatma Gandhi Puram, Dunsinane Estate in Nuwara Eliya to coincide with 150th Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, World Environment Day and International Day of Yoga where Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake....
19th June 2019 18:46:07 Hours
Impressed with the ongoing Army-pioneered massive Wilpattu reforestation under the ‘Thuruliya Wenuwen Api’ project, the latest group of environment-friendly company stood together with Army efforts was the Fonterra Brands Sri Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.
17th June 2019 13:41:10 Hours
The much-needed two Samsung HS40 Ultrasound Scanner Units, purchased from the day’s pay of Army personnel were formally handed over to Maharagama ‘Apeksha’ Cancer Hospital this morning (17) by the think-tank of the meritorious project, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army.
15th June 2019 12:51:38 Hours
Opening up new vistas for further strengthened cooperation and understanding between the Armed Forces of Sri Lanka and India, a uniquely crafted reciprocal expedition project came into effect this morning (15) with the arrival of 159 strong Indian tri force delegation with spouses in Sri Lanka and the simultaneous departure of 162 member team of Sri Lankan Armed Forces with spouses to India.
14th June 2019 18:26:50 Hours
Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army, together with Mrs Chandrika Senanayake, President, Army Seva Vanitha Unit (ASVU) and District 306 - C Lion Ladies Association early this morning (14), went to Henyaya, Yakwila, Pannala and fulfilled a long standing aspiration of a visually-impaired final year undergraduate at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura.
12th June 2019 18:39:24 Hours
Providing an overwhelming inspiration to the Army ‘Thuruliya Wenuwen Api’ tree planting drive, students at Nattandiya Dhammissara National School after meeting the Commander of the Army at the Army Headquarters on Wednesday (12) gifted about 5,000 saplings for the Wilpattu Reforestation Project of the Army.
11th June 2019 19:02:09 Hours
As the popular public support for the ongoing ‘Thuruliya Wenuwen Api’ tree planting of the Army is gaining momentum, more and more private sector environmentalists, impressed with the Army reforestation of the Wilpattu Reserve and its adjacent areas continue to offer their share for sustainability of the environment.