23rd May 2019 08:59:03 Hours
To mark the Vesak Full Moon Poya Day, Security Force Headquarters (East) conducted several activities at the Headquarters premises in Welikanda on account of commemorating the Birth, Enlightenment and Passing away of the Lord Buddha on this significant Day, 18 May.
02nd May 2019 15:41:52 Hours
Major General K P A Jayasekera WWV RSP USP ndc psc, Commander Security Forces - East had discussions with several premier religious leaders and government authorities of the Eastern Province during his visits to supervise the present security situation in Trincomalee, Batticaloa & Ampara District during 30 April to 01 May 2019. During the interactions, the Commander highlighted the value of the information provided by the general public with full confidence on the security forces to apprehend the suspicious elements to bring security of the region to normalcy.
11th April 2019 17:00:28 Hours
In tandem with the series of forums organized by the Security Force (East) to foster understanding between civil society and the Army, Major General K P A Jayasekera WWV RSP USP ndc psc, the Commander - Security Forces (East) had a discussion with Muslim religious leaders of Kattankudy area on Tuesday (09) at the Hizbullah hall Kattankudy.
10th April 2019 17:29:45 Hours
On account of the forthcoming Sinhala and Hindu New Year, officers and soldiers of the Security Force Headquarters - East, got together throughout Tuesday (09) at the Headquarters grounds and celebrated the New Year giving prominence to age-old traditions and games.
02nd April 2019 14:58:42 Hours
Fulfilling a long-felt requirement at the Security Force Headquarters (East), Lieutenant General N U M M W Senanayake RWP RSP VSV USP USACGSC, the Commander of the Army declared open the new two-storied other ranks accommodation block on Sunday 31st March 2019. The Building was constructed within a very short period by the troops of Engineer Services Regiment headed by Captain V H G N R Janasinghe CES, the Garrison Engineer, Welikanda under the guidance of Major General K P A Jayasekera WWV RSP USP ndc psc, the Commander Security Forces (East) and with the close supervision of Brigadier M R Wanniarachchi ato, Brigadier Admin & Quartering SF HQ(East).
19th March 2019 20:21:28 Hours
A religious ceremony to unveil the standing Buddha statue in Sri Abhinavarama Viharaya, Pansalagala, Kewiliyamadu in Batticaloa, was held under the patronage of Major General K P A Jayasekera WWV RSP USP ndc psc, the Commander Security Force (East), on Sunday (17). The event was held in line with the series of religious events organized in the Security Force (East) area during ‘Tripitakabhivandana’ week that has been declared from 16 to 23 March, to mark the declaration of the Theravada Tripitaka, the sacred scripture of Buddhists, as a World Heritage.
12th March 2019 07:10:46 Hours
As per the vision of the Commander of the Army, the ‘Exercise Master Logger’ has been planned to conduct at all SFHQs of the Sri Lanka Army. The Security Force Headquarters (East) in partnership with Army School of Logistics conducts the first Exercise Master Logger at the Security Force Headquarters (East).
02nd March 2019 10:31:53 Hours
24 Division basketball team became the champions of the Inter-Division Basketball Tournament 2018 of the Security Force Headquarters – East beating their rival, 22 Division by 77 - 45 points as the finals drew to the closure at the basketball courts of Vipulananda Vidyalaya, Karaitiv amidst a large gathering of sports lovers and supporters on Thursday (28).
14th February 2019 15:04:19 Hours
22 Division footballers secured victory in the Security Force - East Inter Division Football Finals - 2018 defeating 23 Division team for 3 to 0, held at the 22 Division grounds in Trincomalee on Wednesday (13).
11th February 2019 22:02:27 Hours
Major General L H S C Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army arrived at SFHQ (East) Welikanda to attend the final day of Administrative Inspection on 11 February 2019.