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  • NEW COLONEL GENERAL STAFF ASSUMED DUTIES AT SF HQ (WEST)

    18th September 2018 11:31:49 Hours

    Colonel D B C Jayasinghe RSP psc assumed duties as the Colonel General Staff of Security Force Headquarters (West) on 10 September 2018 on auspicious time having the blessing of Noble Triple Gem.

  • Army Troops Busy Clearing Oil Patches in Muthurajawela Seas

    14th September 2018 17:08:56 Hours

    Troops of the 1 Sri Lanka Armoured Corps (SLAC), 8 Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) and 2 Sri Lanka Army Service Corps of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) on the directions of the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake and the Commander, Security Forces - West (SF-West) Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage rushed to the coastal belt around Muthurajawela, North of Colombo and assisted the clearance of an oil patch floating in the seas this afternoon (9).

  • English Course for Other Ranks Concluded in Matara

    14th September 2018 17:07:28 Hours

    An English course was started for the Other Ranks who were serving in the 58 Division under command to the Security Force Headquarters – West, with the aim of enhancing their writing, reading and speaking ability. The course commenced on 04 June and terminated on Wednesday (5) September at Headquarters 3 Gemunu Watch at Matara.

  • West Troops Assist Douse Sudden Fire at Braybrooke Place

    14th September 2018 16:23:39 Hours

    Two Officers and 35 Other Ranks of the 14 Division and 11 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR) under command to the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) rushed to assist control of a sudden fire that erupted in a building under construction at Braybrooke Place, Colombo 2 this afternoon (7).

  • More than 100 Army Personnel Help Bring Bloemendhal Garbage Fire Under Control

    05th September 2018 11:43:47 Hours

    Army Troops of the 14 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West), together with fire fighters of the Colombo Municipal Council and the members of the public in the area as of 8 p.m. on Tuesday (4) are busy to bring a mammoth fire that broke out in the Bloemendhal garbage dump in Colombo 13.

  • ASSISTANCE OF SECURITY FORCES (WEST) TO CLEAN COLOMBO CITY

    05th September 2018 09:28:28 Hours

    On the direction on Major General Sathyappriya Liyanage, Commander, Security Forces (West), 01 x 40 troops from 14 div, RHQ SLEME and 4 SLNG, extended their assistance to NO KUNU volunteer organization to clean areas of Pamankada, Thalkotuwa and Wellawatta on 01 Sep 18.

  • DENGUE PREVENTION PROGRAMMES IN SCHOOLS BEFORE COMMENCEMENT OF NEW TERM.

    02nd September 2018 17:16:33 Hours

    As Directed by the Commander SFHQ (WEST) troops of 14 Div & 58 Div has conducted dengue prevention programmes in selected schools before commencement of the new term with in their areas of responsibility on 1st and 2nd September 2018.

  • SF (WEST) TROOPS EXTINGUISH BUSHFIRE IN KALUGAL KANDHA FOREST

    31st August 2018 20:22:31 Hours

  • HUMAN RIGHTS LECTURE ORGANIZED BY SECURITY FORCES HEADQUARTERS (WEST)

    23rd August 2018 14:00:39 Hours

    As per the instructions of the Commander SF (West), Human Rights Lecture was organized at the Trg day on Sri Lanka Army and Relevant Laws, Powers and Action for Arrest and Detention to enhance the knowledge of officers and Other Ranks serving under the SF (West) AOR.

  • Distressed Victims in Weerambugedara Given Help

    21st August 2018 11:46:36 Hours

    A group of soldiers of the 1 Sri Lanka National Guard (1 SLNG) serving the 143 Brigade under the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) rushed to assist people, affected by a minor cyclone in the general areas of Udugama and Kinduruwella Grama Seva sectors in the Weerambugedara Divisional Secretariat in Kurunegala District early on Wednesday (15) morning.