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29th July 2022 22:38:21 Hours
Paying obeisance to the Sri Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the Tooth Relic) in Kandy and the forthcoming annual Sri Dalada Esala Perahera festival, Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment troops donated more than fifteen tons of dried coconut (Koppara) for the 9th consecutive year on 29 July 2022 for the illumination of the Dalada Pageant.
17th July 2022 22:08:32 Hours
“Together we stand, Together we thrive”
Major General Nishantha Manage, Director General General Staff (DGGS) and Colonel of the Regiment VIR, showing his fatherly care towards soldiers belong to 1st Battalion the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (1 VIR) who sustained serious injuries on Wednesday (13) July 2022 when defending forceful entry to the parliament premises at late night by protestors, visited them at the Army Hospital, Colombo on 16 July 2022, together with VIR officers, Regimental Sergeant Major and other ranks in extending comradeship and brotherhood. More than dozen of VIR soldiers sustained serious injuries on Wednesday (13) evening when a group of unruly protesters tried to place the Parliament complex under siege after breaking into the premises by force.
17th July 2022 17:47:14 Hours
A splendorous ceremony at the Vijayabahu Infantry Regimental Centre on 16 July 2022, marked the commissioning of the “SUNRAY’S RIDGE”, accommodation complex for all Commanding Officers of VIR by the Major General Nishantha Manage WWV RWP RSP psc, Colonel of the Regiment of the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment at the invitation of Centre Commandant and all Officers of the Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment.
17th July 2022 12:26:17 Hours
The Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR), the youngest and the one of the most elite infantry regiment in Sri Lanka Army, added more strength to their Boyagane Regimental Centre on 16 July 2022 by fortifying it with a turf wicket cricket ground of high standards, thanks to the efforts of the VIR’s Colonel of the Regiment, Officers and All Ranks.