18th June 2019 11:04:15 Hours
On a concept of Major General Aruna Jayasekera, Commander Security Forces (East), the troops of Security Force Headquarters (East) added their share to the Island wide Poson commemoration by organizing a 'Poson Zone' in the heart of Welikanda under the guidance of Chief Incumbent of Buddhist Centre Welikanda Ven. Delvita Meththalankara Thero.
16th June 2019 15:56:21 Hours
Archbishop of Colombo His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith went on an observational visit to Zion church Batticaloa on Saturday (15) which suffered heavy toll of deaths and damages due to terrorist bomb explosions last 21st of April.
04th June 2019 09:21:45 Hours
Showing the solidarity and friendship with Muslim community in the Eastern Province, Major General Aruna Jayasekera, Commander Security Forces (East) joined several ceremonies to celebrate ‘Ifthar’, breaking of fast on account of forthcoming Ramadan festival.
31st May 2019 16:45:01 Hours
Major General Aruna Jaysekera, Commander, Security Forces - East with a view to inspect the present security arrangements in the region, undertook visits to 23 Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) and 8 Sri Lanka National Guard ( 8 SLNG) Battalions in Sengamuwa and Kanchanakuda areas on Tuesday (28), together with several Senior Officers.
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.