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  • YOUTH CENTRE KANTHALE TURNED INTO AN ICC

    10th May 2021 12:27:25 Hours

    With the COVID 19 cases surging in many parts of the country, health officials are scrambling to find beds to accommodate the large number of patients who test positive on daily basis. Considering this urgent need, another Intermediate Care Centre (ICC) was opened at the Youth Centre Kanthale as directed by the Commander Security Force (East) Major General Channa Weerasuriya and the General Officer Commanding of 22 Infantry Division Major General Samantha Silva.

  • NEW 231 BRIGADE COMMANDER BEGINS DUTIES

    02nd May 2021 11:02:49 Hours

    Colonel Vijitha Hettiarachchi assumed duties as the new Commander of the 231 Infantry Brigade, amid religious blessing at Brigade Headquarters in Kallady - Batticaloa on Saturday (01). The newly appointed Brigade Commander was greeted to a Guard Turnout on arrival at entrance of the 231 Infantry Brigade.

  • CORNERSTONE FOR NEW HOUSE LAID FOR A NEEDY FAMILY

    01st May 2021 11:00:28 Hours

    The foundation stone laying for construction of the new house for a needy family living in Thusithapura, Bakmeegama, held on Thursday (22) during a simple ceremony. This programme was organized by the troops of 6 Sri Lanka Armored Corps under the instruction and supervision of Major General Samantha Silva...

  • NEW HOUSE FOR A DISABLED WOMAN

    19th April 2021 13:38:09 Hours

    In line with the series of community-oriented welfare programmes organized by Security Force (East), the Commander 233 Infantry Brigade Colonel Wasantha Hewage laid the foundation stone for construction of a new house for a disabled woman in Muthuwella, Welikanda during a brief ceremony organized on Friday (16).

  • 4 GW TROOPS ORGANIZE NATIONAL SCHOOL CRICKET CARNVAL

    13th April 2021 11:07:17 Hours

  • 6 GR TROOPS CONDUCTS 'SHRAMADANA' CAMPAIGN

    11th April 2021 11:49:04 Hours

    The troops of 6th Battalion of the Gajaba Regiment serving under the 233 Infantry Brigade of the Security Force - East organized a Shramadana campaign to clean up the surroundings of Vakarai Maha Vidyalaya on Tuesday (6). The Shramadana campaign got underway under the supervision of the Commander 233 Infantry Brigade Colonel Wasantha Hewage.

  • OPENING OF RELICS MANSION - MAILANKARACHCHI SRI MAHINDARAAMA TEMPLE

    04th April 2021 09:18:31 Hours

    The opening ceremony of newly constructed Relics Mansion of Mailankarachchi Sri Mahindaraama Temple got underway on 27 and 28 March with the supervision of the Commander 233 Infantry Brigade Colonel RWK Hewage RWP RSP and the Commanding Officer of 6th Battalion, the Gajaba Regiment at the Temple premises. Concurrently, an All-night Pirith Chanting with the offering of ‘Heel Dana’ was held with the auspices of Mr. KP Thisera in Wadduwa who donated Rs. 1.6 million for this respectable event.

  • 3(V) SLACAL ORGANIZES A DONATION OF STATIONERY TO UNDERPRIVILEGED STUDENTS

    01st April 2021 12:16:31 Hours

    3rd (Volunteer) Sri Lanka Army Corps of Agriculture and Livestock in collaboration with the 95th Batch of Agriculture Faculty, University of Peradeniya donated school items for underprivileged students of Malinda Primary School, Madurangala Primary School and Monarathanna Primary School in Welikanda Educational Division. The programme was carried out on 27 March 2021.

  • DISTRIBUTION OF SCHOOL EQUIPMENT FOR NEEDY STUDENTS IN TRINCOMALEE

    25th March 2021 11:00:11 Hours

    Troops of 5(V) Sri Lanka Artillery of 222 Brigade under 22 Division, conducted a donation programme of school accessories to 50 selected students in Peramaduwa Primary School on Monday (22). This programme was organized by the troops of 5(V) SLA under the instructions of General Officer Commanding 22 Division, Major General MKS Silva RWP RSP ndu and under the supervision of Commander 222 Infantry Brigade, Colonel MGW Wimalasena RSP

  • 232 BRIGADE AND 12 SLNG CONDUCT A DONATION CAMPAIGN

    05th March 2021 17:32:47 Hours

    Headquarters 232 Brigade and 12th Battalion of Sri Lanka National Guard conducted a donation campaign at Indrasara Child Development Center - Dehiaththakandiya on 28 Feb 202. During the programme, the children were donated pillow cases, bed sheets, masks, books, pt shorts, dry ration packs, biscuits and chocolates.