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  • A DONATION TO INTERMEDIATE CARE CENTRE PUNANI

    15th May 2021 12:50:40 Hours

    Major General Nalin Koswatte, the General Officer Commanding 23 Infantry Division, led a donation programme at Intermediate Care Centre (ICC) Punani on 13 May 2021 focusing the immediate needs of medical staff with the assistance of Major General Bansajaya (Rtd) of Hirdaramani group.

  • COORDINATING CONFERENCE ON IMPROVING INFRASTRUCTURE FACILITIES OF ICCs AND UPLIFTING THE LIVING STANDARD OF PEOPLE LIVING IN TRINCOMALEE DISTRICT

    13th May 2021 10:36:03 Hours

    Coordinating conference on improving infrastructure facilities of ICCs and uplifting the living standard of people living in Trincomalee District was held at the GA office Trincomalee on 12 May 2021 with the participation of Member of Parliament Mr. Kapila Nuwan Athukorala, GA - Trincomalee Mr. Saman Dharshana Padikorala, GOC - 22 Infantry Division Major General MKS Silva RWP RSP ndu, Commander 221 Infantry Brigade, Regional Director of Health Services, SSP Trincomalee & Kanthale and DMC Coord - Trincomalee.

  • EMERGENCY PREPARATIONS FOR COVID-19 IN TRINCOMALEE DISTRICT

    11th May 2021 09:22:37 Hours

    In the wake of rapid contamination of the COVID - 19 third wave, as a readiness to face any emergency situation, Nilaweli Samurdhi Training Centre (capacity - 115 patients) is being turned into an Intermediate Care Centre (ICC) under the supervision of Major General Samantha Silva General Officer Commanding - 22 Infantry Division.

  • BATTICALOA DISTRICT COORDINATING CONFERENCE FOR PREVENTION OF COVID – 19

    10th May 2021 12:23:17 Hours

    Batticaloa District Coordinating Committee for prevention of COVID - 19 pandemic assembled at the District Secretariat Batticaloa on Wednesday (05) May 2021 presided by the GA Batticaloa Mr. K. Karunaharan. Additional GA, Mayor of Batticaloa, Major General NalinKoswatte the General Officer Commanding 23 Infantry Division, Colonel VijithaHettiarachchi Commander 231 Infantry Brigade also took part in the conference.

  • ANOTHER ICC TO STRENGTHEN THE GOVERNMENT'S EFFORT OF CONTAINING THE SPREAD OF ‘COVID-19’ VIRUS

    09th May 2021 11:18:08 Hours

    Considering the fast swelling numbers of COVID infected persons, Hardy College of Technology Ampara was improvised into an Intermediate Care Centre (ICC) under the directions of the Commander Security Force (East) Major General Channa Weerasuriya to meet with needs at this critical hour of our society.

  • THREE MORE ICCs AND A COVID TREATMENT CENTER OPENED IN THE EAST

    05th May 2021 09:46:29 Hours

    Security Force (East) continues to respond to the emergence of new positive cases of COVID - 19 outbreak, by converting Pulathisipura, Brandix – Punani and Kandakadu Quarantine Centers to Intermediate Care Centers ( ICCs) and Hinguraggoda Hospital into a Covid Treatment Center.

  • TROOPS OF FMA (E) CONTRIBUTE FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF HISTORIC “DEMALA MAHA SEYA”

    03rd May 2021 14:37:47 Hours

    In concurrence with the May Day, the troops of Forward Maintenance Area (East) gave a helping hand to the reconstructions of historic "Demala Maha Seya" in Polonnnaruwa.

  • TRINCOMALEE DISTRICT COORDINATING CONFERENCE FOR PREVENTION OF COVID - 19

    02nd May 2021 10:24:15 Hours

    Trincomalee District Coordinating Committee for prevention of COVID - 19 pandemic assembled at the District Secretariat Trincomalee on Wednesday (28) presided by the District Secretary, Trincomalee Mr. Saman Dharshana Padikorala and District Coordinating Officer, Major General Samantha Silva, the General Officer Commanding 22 Infantry Division.

  • INAUGURATION CEREMONY OF WELIKANDA KAWDAGALA FOREST CREATION

    27th April 2021 08:47:04 Hours

    Inauguration of Welikanda Kawdagala forest creation launched by the FYFA Volunteer organization together with Army troops and CSD troops held at the Kawdagala Forest Hermitage with the blessing of Maha Sanga on 24 April 2021.

  • NEW BGS SFHQ (E) ASSUMES DUTIES AT AUSPICIOUS TIME

    17th April 2021 19:08:03 Hours

    Brigadier U P R Weerakoon WWV RWP RSP USP assumed duties as the Brigadier General Staff of Security Force Headquarters (East) at auspicious time after observing religious rituals on 17 Apr 2021.