Sri Lanka Army

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  • Senior Officers Enlightened on ‘Effective Communication’

    12th December 2016 13:30:31 Hours

    A workshop on ‘Art of Effective Communication’, organized at the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) on the instructions of the Major General Mahesh Senanayaka, Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J), with......

  • ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ Programme Goes to Mullaittivu

    12th December 2016 12:25:35 Hours

    One more round of the ‘Healthy Army - Healthy Nation’ took place at the Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) premises under the close supervision of Major General Dampath Fernando, Commander, Security Forces - MLT during 9 – 10 December.

  • Army Men’s & Women’s Teams Clinch Youth Services Rupavahini Volleyball Championship - 2016

    12th December 2016 12:22:49 Hours

    Sri Lanka Army Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Teams emerged champions, beating Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) Volleyball team and Sri Lanka Navy Women’s Volleyball team in the 30th Youth Services Rupavahini Volleyball.....

  • General Amnesty Received by More Army Deserters

    12th December 2016 12:22:40 Hours

    A total of 1341 other rankers and two officers of the Army who are considered as Absent Without Official Leave (AWOL) have been issued with their legal discharge by Tuesday (13) evening under the ongoing month-long (December 1 - 31) general amnesty period which came into effect on December 1, 2016.

  • SLNG Commanding Officers’ Conference Takes Up Administrative Issues

    12th December 2016 12:21:38 Hours

    A conference on improvement of administrative tasks for Commanding Officers of the Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) was held at the SLNG Regimental Conference Hall, Weherawatta, Kurunegala on Friday (09).

  • Chinese NDU Teams Calls at SFHQ-West

    09th December 2016 19:44:20 Hours

    A students delegation of National Defence University in China, headed by Major General Wu Shuli and five Major Generals and forty senior Colonels visited the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ - West) on Friday (9) as part of their itinerary in Sri Lanka.

  • Psy Ops Begins Its Awareness Programmes at Regimental Levels

    09th December 2016 19:43:08 Hours

    Directorate of Psychological Operations of the Army-organized one more awareness lecture on ‘Illegal Social Activities’ was recently conducted at the Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) Regimental Headquarters main auditorium in.....

  • Leading Buddhist Monks in Jaffna Meet Jaffna Commander

    09th December 2016 19:36:09 Hours

    A three-member delegation of Chief Buddhist monks Ven Dr. Akuratiye Nandanayake Thero, Chief Prelate Western Province, Director of Vidyodaya Pirivena, Maligakanda, former Vice Chancellor Buddhist and Pali University of Colombo, Editor in Chief Sinhala Dictionary, Ven Dr. Nagoda Amarawansa Maha Thero.....

  • Undergraduates in Peradeniya University Educated on Leadership

    09th December 2016 19:30:39 Hours

    One day out-bound leadership training programme for the undergraduates in Post Graduate Diploma course at the University of Peradeniya was launched by Security Force Headquarters – Central on Friday (6) at Dunumadalawa Forest Reserve, Kandy to their request.

  • Another Training Day Programme Held at SFHQ-MLT

    09th December 2016 19:18:20 Hours

    Security Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT) with a view to enhancing the general knowledge of Army personnel arranged a Wednesday training programme on (07). Those serving in Divisions, Forward Maintenance Areas (FMA), Brigades and Units of the SFHQ-MLT took part in the programme.