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  • THE CULTURAL FESTIVAL IN YATINUWARA CONCLUDED SUCCESSFULLY.

    19th September 2019 17:29:41 Hours

    The cultural festival ‘Diyawaraka Aswenna’ which was organized by the Yatinuwara Divisional Secretariat was held on 05 and 06 September 2019 at the Sunil S Abeysundara ground in Kadugannawa. Representing Army, three officers and forty five soldiers participated in this event.

  • MILITARY ASSISTANCE TO PROTECT THE NATURE.

    17th September 2019 08:48:34 Hours

    Military assistance was given for a reforestation programme which was conducted at the catchment area of Victoriya Hydroelectric Power Plant which is located in the responsible area of Security Forces (Central) on 10 and 11 September 2019. Responding to the request made by the Ceylon Electricity Board, the soldiers from Sri Lanka Rifle Corps provided the assistance under the instructions of the Commander Security Forces (Central) and the supervision of the General Officer Commanding of 11 Division. The staff of the Electricity Board also provided their support to make this event a success. Further, the participants were appreciated by the organizing committee for their contribution to plant the trees in order to nourish the Reserve which is of paramount importance in developing and protecting the environment for the future generation.

  • NEW STAFF OFFICER 2 (S &T ) OF SFHQ (CENTRAL) ASSUMES DUTIES

    17th September 2019 08:45:42 Hours

    Major A M C M Alahakoon of Sri Lanka Army Service Corps, assumed duties as the new Staff Officer 2 ( Supply and Transport ) at the Security Forces Headquarters (Central) at an auspicious time on 12 September 2019 at the office premises. Major Alahakoon is a well experienced senior officer who has discharged duties in many establishments in the island. Senior Officers, Officers and Other Ranks of the Security Forces Headquarters (Central) extended their wishes to the newly appointed Staff Officer.

  • TROOPS TAKE MEASURES TO CONTROL A SUDDEN FIRE IN SF (CEN ) AOR

    17th September 2019 08:43:29 Hours

    The wildfire occurred on 12 September 2019 around 1730 hours in Bogahakumbura area, Bandarawela was extinguished by the troops on the direction of the Commander Security Forces (Central), Major General G J L Waduge RWP RSP VSV USP ndu. The affected area is located in the responsible area of Security Forces (Central). Therefore, one officer and twenty soldiers from the Headquarters of Security Forces (Central) reached the place immediately to douse the fire.

  • TROOPS CONTRIBUTED THE ANNUAL NELUM PUJA

    17th September 2019 08:14:03 Hours

    For the 8th consecutive year, a bodhi puja was organized to offer 50000 Nelum flowers by Sri Sudharmarama Viharaya in Haldummulla on 07 September 2019. Responding to a request made by the Chief Incumbent of the temple, Ven. Kahagolle Ananda Thero, ten soldiers of Security Forces Headquarters (Central) participated in this Bodhi Puja under the instructions of the Commander Security Forces (Central). Further, the fallen as well as disabled military personnel were also remembered at this religious ceremony.

  • MILITARY ASSISTANCE TO DIG A WELL

    17th September 2019 08:08:05 Hours

    The Aurvedic Hospital in Diyatalawa is facing a great difficulty in providing water to patients to fulfill their requirements. Further, this has become a disturbance for the continuous treatments of the admitted and OPD patients. Therefore, the measures have been taken to dig a well in the hospital premises in order to fulfill the requirement of water. For this, military assistance was requested and one officer and eight soldiers are engaged under the direction of the Commander Security Forces (Central), Major General G J L Waduge RWP RSP VSV USP ndu.

  • TROOPS OF 3 SLSR CONTRIBUTED FOR A SHRAMADANA CAMPAIGN.

    17th September 2019 08:04:21 Hours

    A shramadana campaign was organized on 06 September 2019 by Nuwara Eliya Police in order to celebrate the 153rd Anniversary of Sri Lanka Police. Representing the Sri Lanka Army, one officer and twenty soldiers of 3(V)Sri Lanka Singha Regiment (3(V)SLSR) under command to Security Forces Headquarters (Central) provided the labour assistance to clean the surrounding of Gregory Lake. Further, persons representing, Sri Lanka Police, Sri Lanka Air Force and Nuwara Eliya Municipal Council contributed for this shramadana campaign.

  • CENTRAL TROOPS CONTROL WILD FIRE

    06th September 2019 11:39:58 Hours

    The wild fire occurred on 05 September 2019 in Digehenthenne area, Bandarawela was doused by the troops on the direction of the Commander Security Forces (Central), Major General G J L Waduge RWP RSP VSV USP ndu. The affected area is located in the responsible area of Security Forces (Central). A team consisting of one officer and twenty soldiers reached the place immediately and doused the fire completely.

  • SF HQ TROOPS CONTRIBUTED FOR A SOCIAL WORK

    27th August 2019 13:43:58 Hours

    Troops of Security Forces Headquarters (Central) conducted a shramadana campaign at Sri Karumal Amman Kovil premises in Haputale on 26 August 2019. In accordance with the instructions of the Commander Security Forces (Central), Major General G J L Waduge RWP RSP USP VSV ndu, troops of this Headquarters participated in this campaign. The Chief Pujari and others in the Kovil extended their gratitude towards the military personnel for their active participation to complete the campaign successfully.

  • A WILD FIRE DOUSED BY CENTRAL TROOPS

    26th August 2019 14:49:36 Hours

    A wild fire has occurred in Ella Rock area in Kumbalwela which is in the responsible area of Security Forces (Central) on 23 August 2019 during morning hours. As instructed by the Commander Security Forces (Central), Major General G J L Waduge RWP RSP USP VSV ndu, one Officer and twenty six Other Ranks who are serving at Security Force Headquarters and 112 Brigade have taken prompt actions to douse the fire.