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  • WORKSHOP FOR 2 ICs & VIR

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    In accordance with the directions and supervision of Colonel of the Regiment, a Workshop for Battalion 2ICs was successfully conducted from 22 May 2017 to 26 May 2017 at the Regimental Centre VIR to enhance their knowledge on efficient administrative and logistic functioning of battalions. For this Workshop, visiting lecturers from various Regiments/Institutes conducted lectures. The subjects conducted are as follows: Offrs Career Progression Service Writing Social/Mess Etiquettes Army Logistic Procedure Maintenance of Unit accounts Procedures on Retirements, Extensions and Re- engagement Pay and Allowance Trade Mustering Promotion criteria (ORs) Army Ceremonials/Funeral Procedure Dress Regulations Army Welfare Legal Procedure Civil Law Rules of Engagement At the end of the Workshop, Colonel of the Regiment gave away certificates to participant 2 ICs.

  • Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment tribute Pakistan Chief of Naval Staff,

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah NI(M), Chief of Naval Staff of Pakistan Navy, now in Sri Lanka at the invitation of the Navy, paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Crisanthe De Silva on Monday (12) morning at the Army Headquarters.

  • OFFICERS TRAINING DAY

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    The direction given by the Comd of the Army and the supervision of the Col of the Regt, The officers training day for the second quarter of 2017 was successfully conducted with the participation of 271 officers at RHQ VIR on 09 June 2017 which was the highest number participated ever in the history of Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment. The well-known scholars assisted by sharing their invaluable knowledge and experience throughout the day Which started with the physical training in the morning, sword drill for the officers, Welcome address by the Col of the Regt, lecture on Cyber war fare conducted by major TDT Wijesinghe from 12 SLSC (Cyber Security),Art of Life by Dr. Thushari Welagedara, Group Presentation Battle of Vijithapura  by 23 VIR officers, finally Dinerâ Club on China Belt and Road Initiative and Global Implications conducted by prof. Amal Jayawardana.

  • The battalion visit of VIR Bns deployed in the security force (East)

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

    The battalion visit of VIR battalions, deployed in Security Force (East) was conducted on 14th and 15th June 2017 by the Colonel of the Regiment Major General A Kariyakarawana USP ndc. And Admin Inspection was also conducted by Staff Officers of the RHQ VIR. In that 6 VIR 22 VIR and 3 (V) VIR battalions were visited by the Colonel of the Regiment and following events were included for the event.

  • RSMs\' WORKSHOP

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

  • RSMs\' WORKSHOP

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

  • NEW US DEFENCE ATTACHÉ CALLS AT RHQ VIR

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

  • MOTOR TRANSPORT OFFICERS’ WORKSHOP

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

  • QUARTER MASTERS AND REGIMENTAL QUARTER MASTER SERGEANTS WORKSHOP CONCLUDED SUCCESSFULLY.

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours

  • THE BATTALION VISIT OF VIR BNS DEPLOYED IN THE SECURITY FORCE (J) AND SECURITY FORCE (W)

    23rd January 2018 15:10:21 Hours