29th September 2020 19:18:06 Hours
A workshop on music was conducted for the staff of beat groups and calypso bands of SLAC units on 26 September 2020 at the Facility Complex in Rock House Camp. The three-hours workshop was conducted by renown musical director Mr Navaratha Gamge, who is awarded with Sri Lankan honors “KALASURI" in 2017 for special contribution to the development of Sri Lankan culture, arts, cinema, drama, music, etc. and also from Japan the “BUNKAPRIZE" for special achievement as a musician.
20th September 2020 18:43:35 Hours
Sri Lanka Armoured Corps organised an Inter Unit Debate Competition which was conducted from 19 August 2020 to 2 September 2020 at ACTC and the finals at the Auditorium in Rock House Camp. The intended aim of this effort is to enhance the Officers’ capacity in analysing in-depth issues, weigh cons and pros, arriving at sound courses of action, team building, thinking on feet and oral presentation skills etc.
14th September 2020 22:37:08 Hours
Regimental Centre Sri Lanka Armoured Corps organized a Diners’ Club at the Cavalry Officers’ Mess in the evening hours on 11 September 2020 under the auspices of Major General A L P S Tillekerathna RWP RSP USP psc, Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, with a view to widen the horizons of Cavalry Officers.
03rd September 2020 16:30:17 Hours
A new pavilion was declared open today at the Rock House Camp dedicated to late Lieutenant General D L Kobbekaduwa RWP RSP VSV USP rcds psc, the most distinguished military Officer in Sri Lanka Armoured Corps who led many battles and was famously known as the "People’s General" attributed to his unique character.
18th August 2020 08:44:18 Hours
The "Father of the 5th Reconnaissance Regiment" of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps and the 6th Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps and the former Ambassador to the Republic of Iraq, Maj Gen N A Ranasinghe (Rtd) RSP VSV USP ndc psc lsc, was the Chief Guest for unveiling of his portrait at Officers’ Mess of the 5th Reconnaissance Regiment on the invitation of Lt Col D K S M Kariyawasam USP, the Commanding Officer of the 5th Reconnaissance Regiment. Maj Gen N A Ranasinghe (Rtd) RSP VSV USP ndc psc Isc, having unveiled the portrait, was delighted to witness the improvement achieved by the Regiment since inception.
18th August 2020 08:32:45 Hours
The Colonel Commandant of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps and General Officer Commanding 12 Division, Major General ALPS Tillekerathne RWP RSP USP psc visited the 7 (V) Regiment of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps on 14 August 2020. He was honoured with a Guard Turnout followed by tree planting, Officers’ group photograph, CO’s briefing, Troop Address, and concluded with lunch at the Officers Mess. The Commanding Officer and all Officers and ORs of the 7(V) Regiment adhered to all stipulated Covid – 19 safety regulations throughout the programme.
10th August 2020 15:31:51 Hours
Lieutenant General D L Kobbekaduwa RWP RSP VSV USP rcds psc, one of the most admired and finest war heroes in the contemporary history in Sri Lanka made the supreme sacrifice in protecting the mother Lanka on 8th August 1992 at Araly point in Jaffna.
19th July 2020 11:54:56 Hours
The Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps Major General A L P S Tillekerathne RWP RSP USP psc, attended the laying of the foundation stone for proposed Officers' holiday bungalow at Weerawila on 17 July. Project was initiated with the aim of enhancing the welfare of Officers of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps.
12th July 2020 17:15:21 Hours
The Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Armoured Corps Major General A L P S Tillekerathne RWP RSP USP psc paid his first visit after assuming the duties to 5 Reconnaissance Regiment on 10 July 2020 and he was warmly welcomed by the Commanding Officer of 5 Reconnaissance Regiment along with a Guard Turnout. Colonel Commandant was the 6th Commanding Officer of the 5 Reconnaissance Regiment and he was briefed about the present status of the unit by the present Commanding Officer. Colonel Commandant appreciated all the Commanding Officers who commanded the unit from the inception for their hard work to uplift the standard of the unit.
05th July 2020 23:58:29 Hours
The 21st Annual General Meeting of Armour Ladies Club was held on 4th July 2020 at Rock House camp with the participation of many spouses of Cavalry Officers. Mrs. Piumali Tillekerathne, president of the Armour Ladies Club graced the occasion as the Chief Guest. Major General A L P S Tillekerathne RWP RSP USP psc Colonel Commandant of the Sri Lanka Armoured Corps, Advisor to the Armour Ladies Club together with Brigadier M S Devapriya USP Centre Commandant Regimental Centre participated as special guests to the event. They were warmly welcomed by the Vice President Mrs. Sareetha Silva together with Secretary Mrs. Dulashi Meepagala.