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  • “Udarai Oba”was Organized by the Arya Foundation this Year at the Boyagane Camp.

    04th March 2018 10:08:26 Hours

  • OFFICERS TRAINING DAY PROGRAMME WAS HELD

    04th March 2018 07:32:27 Hours

  • ‘Sihinayakse’ Music Album was Launched by VIR War Hero Corporal Charith Kulathilake.

    27th February 2018 07:09:38 Hours

  • Vijayabahu boxers won the championship of the inter Regiment boxing. This achievement was gained to the Regiment for the first time in its prestigious and proud history.

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

  • VIJAYABAHU MOTOCROSS MEDIA BRIEFING 2017

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    The year exciting motor racing event, Vijayabahu Motorcross - 2017, organized by the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment for the 15th consecutive year in Boyagane, Kurunegala will take place on 2 April. Over 100 competitors, including some foreign riders are expected to compete in the event, so said Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana, Colonel of the Regiment, VIR and Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi, during a Media briefing in Colombo on 17 March 2017.

  • VIJAYABAHU INFANTRY REGIMENT PROUDLY CELEBRATED IT IS 27TH ANNIVERSARY

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment proudly celebrated it is 27th anniversary on 22nd March 2017. Programme was arranged with flag blessing ceremony at Sri Dalada Maligawa Kandy, providing lunch for home for the elders, lunch for children home Kurunegala and celebrated many activities during the anniversary.According to the guidance and instructions given by Commander Security Forces Kilinochchi and the Col of the Regiment Maj Gen A. Kariyakarawane USP ndc Regimental day celebrations commenced invoking blessing for flags at the temple of Tooth Relics at Sri Dalada Maligawa , Kandy on 21st March 2017.

  • THE COLONEL OF THE REGIMENT VIR VISITED 11 BATTALION VIR

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    Colonel of the Regiment Maj Gen A Kariyakarawane USP ndu visited 11th Battalion of the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment on 03 December 2016 as his first official visit of Bn. After the warm welcome by the Commanding Officer Maj HPDS Gunawarane RSP, the Battalion has awarded a Guard turnout to the Col of the Regt Major General A Kariyakarawane USP ndc. Then the group photo was taken with all officers with the Colonel of the Regiment. Colonels of the Regiment addressed the battalion and appreciated the performances achieved during recent past. He also highlighted the vision and the mission of every soldier to have with their mind and given an aspiration to make the battalion as the best battalion among other 23 battalions. After the troop addressed Commanding officer briefed the duties and responsibilities of the battalion have been performing in their AOR. Centre Commandant Brig WS Ariyasinghe RSP and Regiment Adjutant also attended the event with the Colonel of the Regiment.

  • VIR Celebrates Bakmaha Ulela

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    The Sinhala and Tamil New Year has become an important national festival for both Sinhala Buddhists and the Tamil Hindus of Sri Lanka. It is unique because it is not celebrated in any other country as a national festival. Viajayabahu Aurudu Festival was held at Regimental ground on 29th April 2017. Col of the Regiment Maj Gen Ajith Kariyakarawane USP ndc grace as the event as the chief guest.

  • VIJAYABAHU MOTOCROSS CONCLUDED WITH VICTORIOUS MEMORIES

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    VIJAYABAHU MOTOCROSS CONCLUDED WITH VICTORIOUS MEMORIES

    The Vijayabahu Motocross - 2017, organized by Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment in collaboration with Sri Lanka Racing Riders Association was held at Vijayabahu Motocross circuit at Boyagane on 02 April 2017.

    The event was once again, absolute success, and all spectators enjoyed trilling experiences during the Vijayabahu Motocross 2017 while creating avenues for riders to demonstrate their talents.

  • WAR HEROESCOMMEMORATION DAY OF NORTH WESTERN PROVINCE

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    This year National War Hero (Ranaviru) Commemoration Dayâ solemn ceremony of North Western Province was held on 18 June 2017 at Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment War Hero Monument, dignified by the presence of Provincial Governor for North Western Province Hon Amara Piyaseeli Rantnayaka and Hon Darmasiri Dasanayaka The Chief Minister North Western Province, Mrs Anoma Fonseka Chairperson Rana Viru Seva Authority,Maj Gen A Kariyakarawana USP ndc ComdSF HQ (KLN) and Col of the Regt- VIRwith participation of religious leaders, provincial officers and military and Police personnel serving in the North Western Province along with700 NOKs of fallen war heroes.