19th June 2019 17:31:00 Hours
In view of enhancing the existing good image about the military among general public in Batticaloa and to mark the Poson Poya day, all ranks of the 10th Battalion the Gajaba Regiment organized a“Rice Dansel” at Bar Road (Close to Batticaloa Railway station) on 16 June 2019 under the direction of its Commanding Officer Lieutenant Colonel Ruwan Ehelepola USP USACGSC. Colonel General Staff - 23 Division and acting Comd of 231 Brigade Colonel Wasantha Bandara graced the occasion and declared the “Dansel” open to the public. The civilian response to this noble event was very high and approximately 2,000 civilians came to the “Dansel”. Further, all officers, other ranks and civil staff of the Battalion immensely contributed to make this event a success. Note : Photos attached.
30th May 2019 15:50:54 Hours
Headquarters 233 Brigade organized a programme with the assistance of ‘Gandhi Foundation’, Kottawa to donate household commodities and school accessories to the people of Kungalkalkulam area. The event was held on 25 May 2019 at cultural hall Kungalkalkulam. The commodities packs were distributed among 172 families and 34 school children of the area. The Commander 233 Brigade, Colonel Ranjith Elvitigala USP, Officers and members of the ‘Gandhi Foundation’ attended for the event.
24th May 2019 14:50:29 Hours
In order to pay tribute and commemorate fallen War Heroes who made the supreme sacrifice in defence of the Motherland, the Security Force (East) too joined the island wide ‘Dasawarshabhisheka’ Walk for Peace on 22 May 2019 under the guidance of Major General Aruna Jayasekera Commander Security Force (East).
23rd May 2019 09:05:16 Hours
Colonel WBJK Wimalaratne RWP RSP of the Gemunu Watch assumed office as the 5th Commander of the 241 Brigade on Thursday (16) amid religious observances and military formalities at the Headquarters, 241 Brigade Akkaraipattu.
28th March 2019 16:49:05 Hours
Lieutenant Colonel A A T Somarathne USP assumed duties as the 10th Commanding Officer of the 2 (Volunteer) Regiment Sri Lanka Signal Corps on Tuesday 26, March 2019.
28th March 2019 16:36:30 Hours
The outgoing Commanding Officer of the 2(Volunteer) Regiment Sri Lanka Signal Corps, Lt Col B M Jayaweera psc was accorded with a Guard Turnout and a Ceremonial Parade in accordance with military traditions, held at the Battali on premises in memory of his farewell from the 2(V) SLSC.
15th March 2019 16:46:28 Hours
231 Brigade coordinated a donation for the children of under privileged families in Batticaloa district under the auspices of Shanthi Foundation of Dehiwala on Tuesday (12). During the programme, school accessories were distributed among 450 students and 20 bicycles among low income families.
15th March 2019 16:43:33 Hours
A new Shrine Room at Mahawelithenna Primary School was constructed by the troops of 2(Volunteer) Regiment Sri Lanka Signal Corps under the instruction of the Commanding Officer and with the financial support of Mr. Duminda Jayaweera & Mr. Ranga Warusavithana.
15th March 2019 16:40:20 Hours
The first Exercise Master Logger which is now being underway at the Security Force Headquarters (East), successfully completes its third day providing array of opportunities for Staff Officers and Other Ranks belonging to Administrative and Logistics branches of under command formations of the Security Forces (East) to enhance professional competencies on Logistics procedures practiced in the Army. This exercise is conducted by the Security Force Headquarters (East) in partnership with Army School of Logistics.
13th March 2019 10:39:09 Hours
With the guidance of Commander 233 Brigade, Colonel R Elvitigala USP, the troops initiated a cleaning programme at Challathiv seashore on 11 Mar 2019. This timely required event was launched to protect the Mother Nature and promote its natural beauty. Brigade Commander, Commanding Officer 6 GR, Officers and troops attended this benevolent task.