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Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army, in what could be regarded as a landmark milestone of the friendship that prevails between Sri Lanka and Pakistan, had the rare privilege of extending courtesies and having a very cordial and fruitful bilateral discussion with Hon. Prime Minister of Pakistan, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on defence cooperation on Monday (23) afternoon at the Prime Minister's Secretariat.....

News Highlights

News Highlights

Pakistan Army Chief Extends Hearty Welcome to His Visiting Sri Lankan Counterpart

24th April 2018 00:17:36 Hours

Formal military salutes, including a colourful Guard of Honour accorded a red carpet welcome to Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army, now in Pakistan on a goodwill tour when he.....

Commander in Malaysia Shares Views with Malaysia's Chief of Army

20th April 2018 18:04:51 Hours

Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of the Army during his stay in Malaysia for participation in the 16th edition of Defence Services Asia (DSA) Exhibition – 2018 and its Conference met General Dato’ Sri Zulkiple bin Hj Kassim, Chief of.....

Touring Defence Experts Call at AHQ

20th April 2018 18:03:51 Hours

A team of defence experts from Israel during a tour to the South Asian region called at the Army Headquarters on Wednesday (25) and had a courtesy meeting with the Deputy Chief of Staff (DCOS), Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana at his office. Those delegates during their courtesy visit......

News Features

News Features

Central Troops Join Hands with 'Sripada' Cleaning Project

25th April 2018 22:33:05 Hours

Troops of the 19 Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) of the 112 Brigade under the 11 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - Central (SFHQ-Cen) cooperated with the ‘Environment is Sacred’ programme of the Central Province Ministry of Environment and Agriculture, meant to rid ......

New Forward Maintenance Commander-North Central Assumes Duties

25th April 2018 22:25:11 Hours

Brigadier D.S.A Dehiwatta, the new Forward Maintenance Area Commander - North Central (FMA-NC) assumed duties as the 23rdCommander, FMA-NC on Monday (23) during a simple ceremony at the FMA-NC premises in Anuradhapura.

The Army Seeks Professionals for Enlistment

24th April 2018 20:22:45 Hours

Directorate of Personnel Administration (DPA) at the Army Headquarters seeks applications for enlistment of male and female Professionals to the Regular Force of the Sri Lanka Army. Professionally qualified Medical Officers, Medical Consultants.....

Situation Report


NORTH: De-mining groups recovered one Unexploded Ordnance, twenty eight anti personnel mines, one 60 mm mortar bomb and one hand grenade from KONDACHCHI and PERIYAMADU areas on Wednesday (25).

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The 33rd National Rowing Championship, the premier national rowing event in the country, organized by the Amateur Rowing Association of Sri Lanka (ARASL), kicked off on the waters at Diyawannaoya during 20-22 April.