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Differently-able but professionally qualified War Heroes of the Army, now productively employed in the Army-owned ‘Ranaviru Apparels’ at Yakkala on Tuesday (17) received the privilege of using a new well-equipped swimming pool complex, an essential need for hydrotherapeutic treatment for many employees in this factory.

News Highlights

News Highlights

Army Agricultural Research Proves Boiled Banana Leaves as Alternative to Polythene Lunch Sheets

17th October 2017 19:17:39 Hours

‘Sri Lanka Next’, a significant exhibition, staged during 16-17 October by the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment under the aegis of HE the President Maithripala Sirisena at the BMICH, meant to take Sri Lanka towards the environmentally-friendly ‘Blue Green’ era...

Old Anandians (1975-1980) Build School Requirements & Donate Accessories

17th October 2017 15:23:49 Hours

A group of Old Anandians (1975-1980 batch) from Colombo Ananda College, considering much-wanted needs of the students at Kallar Somapura Maha Vidyalaya in Trincomalee recently built a new IT laboratory, library and a shrine in the school compound and donated a large consignment.....

Army Innovations & Products on Display at Techno Sri Lanka 2017

17th October 2017 12:10:45 Hours

Creative soldiers of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, Sri Lanka Artillery Regiment, Sri Lanka Corps of Engineers, Sri Lanka Signal Corps, Commando Regiment, Special Forces, Sri Lanka Army Women’s Corps and Infantry Training Centre added their creative skills to the recent ‘Techno Sri Lanka 2017’ Mega Exhibition at the BMICH.....

News Features

News Features

New QMG Takes Office

17th October 2017 15:46:21 Hours

The newly-appointed Quarter Master General (QMG) at the Army Headquarters, Major General Bimal Vidanage assumed duties this morning (17) during a simple ceremony amidst Buddhist religious observances. The new QMG signed an official document, signifying the assumption of duties of the new appointment. Several Senior Officers.....

62 Division Organizes Medical Clinic For Underprivileged Families at Welioya

17th October 2017 15:45:26 Hours

A medical clinic was organized by the 62 Division troops of the Security Force Headquarters - Wanni (SFHQ-W) in coordination with the Sri Lanka College of Military Medicine (SLCMM) for underprivileged families in the general area of Welioya....

Medical Specialists Educate Army Personnel on ‘Meaning of Life’

17th October 2017 15:44:12 Hours

Directorate of Psychological Operations launched two more awareness programmes to improve the character and personalities of Army personnel serving in the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) and Special Force Brigade Headquarters during 11-12 October respectively.

Situation Report


NORTH: Demining groups recovered fifty-one anti personnel mines and two 81 mm mortar bombs from KATTALADAMPAN and PERIYAMADHU areas on Monday (16).

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Sports News

First rounds of the Inter Battalion Cricket Tournament held from (6) September to (6) October concluded after selecting 7 battalion teams to vie in the ‘Super Seven’ round. The tournament was organized by the Army Cricket Committee in 20-20 format style with the participation of 192 teams.