Sri Lanka Army

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News Features

  • 59 Division Marks Its Anniversary

    23rd December 2016 11:30:00 Hours

    Troops of the 59 Division recently celebrated their 9th anniversary with a series of events on the directions of Major General N.D Wanniarachchi, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 59 Division at 59 Division Headquarters premises, Nandikadal.

  • Troops Support Construction at Bhikku Care Centre at Kandy

    23rd December 2016 11:29:02 Hours

    Troops of the Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Training School, Kandy under the 11 Division gave their support for the ongoing construction work of the Dagoba at Badrawathi National Centre for Bhikku Care at Galaha, Kandy on Monday (19).

  • Psy Ops Goes to Kilinochchi for Awareness Programme

    23rd December 2016 11:28:02 Hours

    One more awareness programme was conducted by the Directorate of Psychological Operations of the Army at the Security Force Headquarters-Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) on Wednesday (21).

  • Another Wednesday Training Programme Held at SFHQ-MLT

    23rd December 2016 11:26:02 Hours

    One more Wednesday Training Programme was held for officers in Divisions, Forward Maintenance Areas (FMA), Brigades and Units of the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) on Wednesday (21).

  • Buttala OCDC’s 2nd Annual Seminar Sessions Touch on Current Topics

    22nd December 2016 13:45:51 Hours

    The inaugural opening session of the Army’s Buttala Officer Career Development Centre (OCDC) - organized Seminar 2/2016 on the theme, ‘Empowering Leadership through Diverse Knowledge’ got underway at its main auditorium on 19 December.

  • 10 SLLI Completes Another Battalion Training Course

    22nd December 2016 13:42:51 Hours

    10 Sri Lanka Light Infantry successfully completed one more of its Battalion Training Courses on 19 December at the Battalion Training School in Mulankavil.

  • SFHQ-KLN Held Another Yoga

    22nd December 2016 13:41:51 Hours

    With the intention of enhancing discipline, mental and physical strengths of military personnel in the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN), one more Yoga Course was conducted during November 10 - December 19 at the 21 (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Headquarters, Alankulam, Kilinochchi.

  • Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, New MGO Assumes Office

    22nd December 2016 13:04:52 Hours

    Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, the newly appointed, Master General Ordnance (MGO) of the Army, assumed office on Thursday (22). Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, prior to this new appointment served as the Military Liaisons Officer in the Ministry of Defence (MoD).

  • Psychological Impact at Salawa Evaluated

    21st December 2016 13:42:21 Hours

    A programme to evaluate the psychological impact on the youth community after the recent Salawa explosion was launched by the Directorate of Psychological Operations in close cooperation with the Seethawaka Divisional Secretariat on Monday (19).

  • 8 SLASC Opens Newly Constructed Buildings

    21st December 2016 13:41:30 Hours

    Newly-built Guard room, Regimental Police Post and the Visitors’ Room were opened at the 8 Sri Lanka Army Service Corps (SLASC) in Diyatalawa on Tuesday (20).