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Subcommittee Report on disable War Hero pay issues in its final stages

A special press briefing was held at the MoD Media Centre in Kollupitiya, today (18 September) to inform the progress of the Subcommittee Report on the salaries and allowances paid to members of the Tri Forces and Police, disabled or died during the war till the age of 55, to be paid to the dependents of the deceased personnel for life time and continued to be paid to the disable personnel for life.

September 18, 2019


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Clarification on False News Published in Media

A news of an attack similar to the Easter Sunday incident to be launched with the assistance of some Army personnel is now circulating in the internet, print and electronic media.

September 18, 2019


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Navy cleans beach in view of ‘National Coastal and Marine Resources Conservation Week’

Putting its weight behind the ‘National Coastal and Marine Resources Conservation Week’, the Sri Lanka Navy had organized a beach clean-up programme at the Galle Face in Colombo, on Tuesday (17th September).

September 18, 2019


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Australian delegation meets Secretary

An Australian delegation met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, General (Retd) SHS Kottegoda, WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc, for a discussion at the Ministry, today (18 September).

September 18, 2019


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Wet weather to continue

Weather forecasts of the Met Department has predicted the prevailing wet weather to continue further.

September 17, 2019


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Navy take hold of 04 suspicious fishing vessels at sea

Sri Lanka Navy ships patrolling in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) had detected 04 Sri Lankan multiday fishing vessels named ‘Danuji’, ‘SubaPathum 4’, ‘LakpriyaDehi’ and ‘Nalin 10’ engaging in fishing activities in waters belonging to the Maldives.

September 17, 2019


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Sri Lankan ships return after ‘SLINEX 2019’

The two Sri Lanka Navy ships which left home shores to take part at the Sri Lanka - India Naval Exercise-2019, (SLINEX -2019) returned to the country during the weekend.

September 16, 2019


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President declares open ‘Lotus Tower’

Turning a new leaf in the modern history of the country, the ‘Lotus Tower’ was declared open by President Maithripala Sirisena during a ceremony, today (16th September 2019).

September 16, 2019


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Members of the National Force for the Protection of Rights of War Heroes and members of the Maha Sangha including Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thero meet Secretary Defence

Members of the National Organization for the Protection of Rights of War Heroes who are staging a protest apposite the Fort Railway Station in Colombo and a group of Members of the Maha Sangha led by Ven. Athuraliye Ratana met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence General (Retd) Shantha Kottegoda, WWV RWP RSP  VSV  USP ndc, at the Ministry for a discussion, today (16 September).

September 16, 2019


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RSF Challengers Sink Lion Hearts to Clinch the Second CPL T-10 Cricket Title

The Colombo Premier League -2019 (CPL T-10) Cricket Tournament held at the Rifle Green Grounds was organized by SLAF Station Colombo for the second consecutive year from 20th August to 10th September 2019.

 

September 16, 2019