13th January 2020 10:43:10 Hours
The 26 Anniversary of 5 Reconnaissance Regiment - Sri Lanka Armoured Corps was celebrated on 6 January 2020 at Ironside camp, Pangolla. The Commanding Officer of the Regiment, Lieutenant Colonel DKSM Kariyawasam USP was honoured on the corps day as per the military formalities with a magnificent parade. Trophies were awarded to mark the achievements in the administrative inspection in year 2019 and “A” squadron achieved the Best Outstanding squadron trophy. Anniversary celebrations followed by a tree planting by the Commanding Officer and concluded with an all rank lunch.
12th January 2020 09:50:40 Hours
Armoured Corps Training Centre (ACTC) which formed on 1st January 1984 celebrated her 36th Anniversary on Wednesday, 1st January, 2020 at ACTC -Kawarakkulama, Galkulama, ANURADHAPURA. ACTC consists with two main Wings as Training Wing & Adminis0tration Wing. Tactical Squadron & Training Support Squadron are established at Kalaththewa Camp and Automotive & Gunnery Wing is located at Kokawil under the Training Wing. The Administration Wing is located at Anuradhapura with all Administrative Institutions.
08th January 2020 20:12:25 Hours
02nd January 2020 08:22:43 Hours
Armour Ladies conducted “Raffle Draw 2019” as the annual money generating project on 27th December 2019 at Home of Armour.
27th December 2019 15:09:24 Hours
Colonel M S Devapriya USP, on his arrival to the Regimental Centre was welcomed by Lt Col P N Wijesiriwardena RSP USP, Deputy Centre Commandant SLAC. He was honoured with a Guard Turnout by the troops of 1st Recce Regiment at the main entrance of the Rock House camp. The newly appointed Centre Commandant took over duties at the auspicious time amidst religious blessing with the presence of many senior officers. Later, He attended for tree planting, a tea party with all ranks followed by a Troops address at the auditorium.
03rd December 2019 13:25:54 Hours
The newly appointed Commanding officer of 4 Armoured Regiment – Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, Lt Col D A I J Dalugama USP psc assumed duties as the 17 Commanding Officer at the Clappenburg Camp, Chinabay on 11 November 2019.
15th November 2019 18:46:19 Hours
Under the guidance of the President Armour Ladies Club, Mrs Sheromi Liyanage provided monetary assistance worth of Rs 680,000.00 to Cpl Gunawardena BS - 6 SLAC and Cpl Indika Kumara RPL - 4 SLAC to complete construction works of their houses. The President and members of Armour Ladies Club visited both constructed houses at Kurunegala and Kadugannawa on 13 November 2019 in order to witness completed construction works. The events were held with simple ceremonies and during the programme, Armour Ladies gifted essential items required for day to day life of occupants.
29th October 2019 16:59:49 Hours
Dependent War Heroes, residing at the ‘Abhimansala - 2’ wellness resort at Kamburupitiya, Matara were taken on a visit to historical and religious sites in Anuradhapura, Mannar, Jaffna and Mullaithivu for 4 days from 25 October 2019 to 28 October 2019.
07th October 2019 13:05:50 Hours
Coincide with World Children’s Day, Armour Ladies Club organized a Children’s Day programme at 05 October 2019 at Regimental Centre – Sri Lanka Armoured Corps. The programme commenced with the fruitful lecture conducted by the Mrs Wasanthi Rajapaksha, former senior member of the Armour Ladies Club Cum Psychological counsilor at Brandix.
15th September 2019 13:17:07 Hours
The President Mrs Sheromi Liyanage and members of the Armour Ladies Club have visited the ‘Abhimansala 2 - Kamburupitiya’, one of the Rehabilitation Centres of Sri Lanka Army on 13 September 2019. Day began with the visit to all war heroes who are undergoing rehabilitation and ladies took time to interact and distribute gifts amongst them.