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  • 142 Brigade Troops Rush to Clear Blocked Roads

    12th July 2018 12:50:56 Hours

    More than 60 members of the Army early this morning (11) rushed to Pitipana, Meegoda, Rathmalana, Dehiwala, Kesbewa, Homagama and adjacent areas and assisted to clear roads that remained blocked after a cyclonic wind fell trees and fronds on to roads, disrupting passage and traffic.

  • Security Coordinating Conference in Kurunegala District Held

    10th July 2018 12:05:43 Hours

    143 Brigade Commander, Brigadier Palitha Perera Kurunegala as the Co-ordinating Chief in the District Security Co-ordinating Conference presided it at the 1 Battalion Sri National Guard (1 SLNG) headquarters on Saturday (7).

    Tri-service Senior Officers, Officers and Police Officers attended as participants.

  • WEST TROOPS CONTRIBUTE TO SLMA ANNUAL WALK

    28th June 2018 13:27:11 Hours


    The annual ‘Health Run & Walk’ of the Sri Lanka Medical Association (SLMA) on the theme ‘Eat Wise - Drop a Size’ took place at the BMICH on Sunday (24) with the participation of Army troops of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West).

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

    25th June 2018 12:55:53 Hours


    As per the instructions of the Commander SF (West), Human Rights Lecture was organized at the Trg day on the Source of Human Rights and it’s Development (History of Human Rights Development, what is Human Rights, International Human Rights Standard and it’s Development) to enhance the knowledge of officers and Other Ranks serving under the SF (West) AOR.

  • SFHQ-West-Initiated Dengue Eradication Campaign Continues

    24th June 2018 17:05:55 Hours


    A special Dengue prevention programme, organized by the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) on an initiative of Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, Commander, Security Forces - West (SF-West) got underway during 21 – 22 June covering Colombo, Gampaha and Kalutara districts.

  • Troops Extend Support to 4th International Yoga Day Celebrations

    24th June 2018 17:01:47 Hours


    HE the President Maithripala Sirisena, together with tri-service members and thousands of other Yoga enthusiasts celebrated 4th International Day of Yoga, organized by the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, Colombo at Independence Square in Colombo on Saturday (23) in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, Government of Sri Lanka, and leading Yoga institutes of Sri Lanka, such as Astanka Yoga Mandir, Sethsada Yoga Nikethanaya, Hatha Yoga Centre, Aum Kriya Babaji Yoga Aranyam, National Youth Services Council, Sri Lanka, Institute of Human Excellence, Brahma Kumari Raja Yoga Centre, The Art of Living, AAYUSH, My Yoga Lounge and Sakthi Yoga School (Batticaloa)

  • ASSISTANCE EXTENDED FOR GOTHAMI TEMPLE CLEANING

    15th June 2018 14:11:57 Hours

    144 Brigade troops of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) lent their assistance for a ‘Shramadana’ campaign at Borella Gothami Temple on Friday (8) to coincide with the World Environmental Day.

  • SFHQ-West Troops Rush to Cyclone-Affected Kurunegala Areas

    10th June 2018 16:30:35 Hours

    A contingent of about 100 soldiers including Officers are currently engaged in immediate relief and emergency role in the general areas of Wewagedara, Thiththawella and Kalahogedara in the Kurunegala district after a cyclonic wind that swept across above areas disrupted normalcy Saturday (9) morning.

  • SFHQ-West - Initiated Dengue Eradication Campaign Goes to Districts

    10th June 2018 16:27:18 Hours

    A special Dengue prevention programme, organized by the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) on an initiative of Major General Sathyapriya Liyanage, Commander, Security Forces - West (SF-West) got underway during 6-7 June covering Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara, Kegalle and Ratnapura districts.

  • SFHQ-West Troops Continue Post-Flood Cleaning Work

    10th June 2018 16:24:24 Hours

    Army troops of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West) in the recent flood-affected Gampaha, Colombo and Puttalam areas after conduct of most urgent rescue and relief operations are currently busy cleaning polluted drinking water wells, using Army water pumps.