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  • BATTICALOA DISTRICT COORDINATING CONFERENCE FOR PREVENTION OF COVID - 19

    05th January 2021 13:19:48 Hours

    Batticaloa District coordinating committee for prevention of COVID - 19 pandemic assembled at the District Secretariat Batticaloa on 03 January presided by the District Coordinating Officer for prevention of Covid -19 pandemic in Batticoloa District, Major General Champaka Ranasinghe, the GOC 23 Infantry Division. GA Batticaloa, DIG Batticaloa, Additional GA Batticaloa...

  • TRINCOMALEE DISTRICT COORDINATING COMMITTEE FOR PREVENTION OF COVID 19 PANDEMIC ASSEMBLES

    05th January 2021 11:21:31 Hours

    District coordinating conference for prevention of COVID - 19 pandemic was held at District Secretariat office, Trincomalee on 04 January 2021. After being appointed as the District Coordinating Officer Trincomalee, the General Officer Commanding - 22 Division Major General Channa Weerasooriya had a lengthy discussion with the District Secretary...

  • GOC 23 INFANTRY DIVISION MEETS GOVERNMENT AGENT BATTICALOA

    02nd January 2021 16:19:05 Hours

    Major General CD Ranasinghe RWP RSP, the General Officer Commanding 23 Infantry Division made his first visit to District Secretariat Batticaloa at 1245 hrs on 1 Jan 2021 after assuming duties as District Coordinating Officer - Batticaloa for prevention of COVID 19 outbreak.

  • SECURITY FORCE HEADQUARTERS (EAST) AUSPICIOUSLY COMMENCED WORK IN THE NEW YEAR

    01st January 2021 12:54:08 Hours

    Heralding the dawn of the New Year 2021, the Security Force Headquarters (East) commenced work of the first working day on 01.01.2021 having accomplished customary military formalities presided by the Commander Security Force (East), Major General Chinthaka Gamage.

  • GOC 23 DIVISION VISITS PERIYAKALLAR COVID TREATMENT CENTRE

    28th December 2020 10:59:35 Hours

    Major General Champika Ranasinghe, General Officer Commanding, 23 Infantry Division visited Periyakallar Divisional Hospital which has been converted into 3rd COVID Treatment Centre in Batticaloa District. Commander 231 Infantry Brigade, Colonel Pradeep Gamage, Provincial Director of Health Services and Regional Director of Health Services Batticaloa also joined with the GOC.

  • 22 DIVISION ORGANIZES A CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION AT “GENI ORPHANAGE”

    23rd December 2020 14:00:51 Hours

    Under the guidance of General Officer Commanding 22 Infantry Division Major General Channa Weerasuriya and with the coordination of the Commander 221 Brigade, Brigadier WP Kariyawasam, 2 (V) GR and 17 SLNG Battalions organized a Christmas entertaining programme and offered a lunch for the children accommodated at “Geni Orphanage” Trincomalee on 22 Dec 2020. During the programme, valuable gift items were distributed among the children. Further, Reverent Fathers and Sisters took part in the event.

  • AMBASSADOR OF THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF AFGHANISTAN MADE COURTESY CALL ON THE GOC 22 DIVISION

    06th December 2020 13:07:25 Hours

  • 22 INF DIV CONDUCTES PADDY PLANTING CEREMONY

    13th November 2020 10:48:46 Hours

    On the directions of the General Officer Commanding of 22 Infantry Division, Major General Channa Weerasuriya and with the supervision of the Commander 222 Brigade, 22nd Battalion of Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment organized a paddy planting ceremony at a 10 acre paddy field belongs to Seruwawila temple at auspicious time on Wednesday (11).

  • THE NEWLY APPOINTED GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING 23 INFANTRY DIVISION VISITS UNDER COMMAND BRIGADES

    04th November 2020 10:58:01 Hours

    Major General C D Ranasinghe RWP RSP made his maiden visits to the under command Brigades on 31 October 2020, 01 and 02 November 2020 after assuming duties as the General Officer Commanding of 23 Infantry Division.

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

    02nd November 2020 12:10:09 Hours

    Brigadier D P U Gunasekara RWP USP IG assumed duties as the Brigadier General Staff of Security Force Headquarters (East) at auspicious time after observing religious rituals on 02 Nov 2020.