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  • 7TH VOLUNTEER REGIMENT SRI LANKA ARMOURED CORPS COMMEMORATES ITS 26TH ANNIVERSARY

    01st June 2024 14:51:14 Hours

    The 7th Volunteer regiment - SLAC celebrated its 26th anniversary with many events at camp premises. The day began with a guard turnout and a grand parade, displaying the regiment's military traditions and discipline. The Commanding Officer planted a tree, symbolizing growth and a sustainable future. An all-rank group photograph captured the solidarity among the troops adding memories to the unit history. A commemorative event honored the war heroes, reminding everyone of the bravery and sacrifices made to the sovereignty of the nation. The celebrations concluded with an all-ranks lunch, fostering unity and mutual respect. The anniversary events highlighted the regiment's proud legacy and commitment to its values.

  • SRI LANKA MILITARY ACADEMY CADETS VISIT 4 ARMOURED REGIMENT

    28th May 2024 14:30:06 Hours

    As a part of their field formation visit, 224 Officer Cadets of the Sri Lanka Military Academy made an educational and inspiring visit to the 4 Armoured Regiment on 28 May 2024.

  • ASSUMING DUTIES - SENIOR OFFICER SLAC

    27th May 2024 12:56:20 Hours

    Maj Gen K M P S B Kulatunga RSP ndc psc assumed duties as the Director General Training on 27 May 2024 at the Directorate of Training, Army Headquarters amidst religious observances and military formalities.

  • CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW HOUSE FOR A LOW-INCOME FAMILY IN BAKMEEGAMA IN LINE WITH THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARMY INITIATED BY SLAC

    22nd May 2024 15:00:44 Hours

  • CELEBRATING 15 YEARS OF VICTORY

    18th May 2024 17:44:09 Hours

    In a momentous celebration of valour and unity, all regiments of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps celebrated 15th Anniversary of Victory Day on 18 and 19 May 2024. The commemoration not only honoured the courageous officers and soldiers who served but also reflected on the regiment's significant contributions to safeguarding the nation's sovereignty and peace.

  • CHANGE OF COMMAND AT 6 REGIMENT SRI LANKA ARMOURED CORPS

    13th May 2024 12:11:37 Hours

    The passing of command within the 6 Regiment Sri Lanka Armoured Corps exemplifies the rich traditions and formalities inherent in military transitions. Lt Col L B S U K Liyanagedara's assumption of the role of Commanding Officer on 13 May 2024, marked the commencement of a new chapter for the regiment. The formal ceremony, complete with a Guard Turnout and religious observances, underscored the significance of the occasion as Lt Col Sampath Liyanagedara officially took on his duties, planting a sapling to symbolize growth and renewal within the unit.

  • “PSYCHOLOGY & COUNSELING” WORKSHOP AT 5 SLAC

    08th May 2024 12:04:02 Hours

    As per the direction of Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, 5 Reconnissance Regiment organized a visiting lecture in the field of “Psychology & Counseling”. Mrs Nirmali Wijekoon, the Senior psychologist of Emjay International Pvt Ltd (group) conducted the valuable lecture in very interesting way with her vast knowledge & experience. All ranks of Ironside Camp, Pangolla, physically participated in the lecture while others were facilitated to join the lecture via google meet.

  • UPGRADED FACILITIES FOR A & B SQUADRONS OF 6 (RFT) SLAC & INAGURATES AT THAULWEWA

    03rd May 2024 14:35:53 Hours

    With the visionary leadership of Major General P A M Peiris RSP USP psc, the General Officer Commanding 22 Infantry Division, and the meticulous supervision of Brigadier Y H P Rangajeewa USP, the Commander 223 Infantry Brigade, two squadrons are being colocated and deployed at Thaulwewa in a better logistic environment.Inauguration ceremony took place at the Thawulwewa Army Camp (Gomarankadawala) premises on 03 May 2024 with the presence of GOC 22 Division as the Chief Guest.

  • SLAC INTER REGIMENT DRILL/ PACE STICK COMPETITION - 2024 HELD AT ACTC

    03rd May 2024 08:31:21 Hours

    The awarding ceremony of the Inter Unit Drill/ Pace Stick Competition - 2024 of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps got underway at Armoured Corps Training Centre, Kalaththewa on 03 May, headed by Brigadier L K T Fernando RSP USP, Commander Armoured Brigade.

  • ASSUMING DUTIES

    01st May 2024 16:48:58 Hours

    Major General W P Kariyawasam assumed duties as the General Officer Commanding of the 23 Infantry Division.