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Progress of ‘Sandahiru Seya’ project reviewed

Construction work of ‘Sandahiru Seya’ is to be expedited with added labour in keeping with professional standards on instructions of Defence Secretary Maj.Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne.

February 14, 2020

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Sinhala- English Dictionary presented to Defence Secretary

The Sinhala- English Dictionary compiled by Buddhadasa Hewage was presented to Defence Secretary Maj.Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne during a function held at the Ministry today (12).

February 12, 2020

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Army facilitates PMB to buy over 3.2 m kilos of paddy worth Rs. 163.4m

Sri Lanka Army (SLA) has facilitated the Paddy Marketing Board (PMB) to purchase over 3,268,600 kilos of paddy worth of over Rs. 163,430,000 during last two weeks.

February 11, 2020

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No space for extremism to thrive in the country- President

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa assured that the government would not leave space for any extremist organisation, which propagates terrorism, to function in the country.

February 04, 2020

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Army busts an organised Kerala ganja racket during 12-hour search operation

Sri Lanka Army (SLA) has detected 24 kilos of Kerala ganja and 99.5 ft of satin wood during its 12-hour special search operation, which concluded in the morning, today.

January 27, 2020

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'Police Grievance Day' to resolve Police and public issues

The Police Grievance Day to find solutions to public complaints on Police and pending administrative issues and problems among Police personnel will be held at the Suhurupaya in Battaramulla on January 29.

January 21, 2020

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Maj. Gen. Milinda Peiris assumed duties as VC of KDU

Maj. Gen. Milinda Peiris RWP RSP USP LOM ndc psc MPhil(Ind) PGDM, who is an eminent senior officer of the Sri Lanka Army, assumed duties as the new Vice Chancellor (VC) of the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) on January 16, 2020.

January 17, 2020

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A book titled ‘Sundala Purnika’ presented to the Defence Secretary

‘Sundala Purnika’ a novel authored by Asha Maduthisaru was presented to Defence Secretary Maj.Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne during a function held at the Ministry premises today (13).

January 13, 2020

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STF sets up a special operations unit to ensure national security

A special operations unit, which functions 24-hours,  has been established at the Police Special Task Force (STF) Headquarters to ensure national security and public order  with immediate effect.

January 12, 2020

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SLAF plane crash : Bandarawela Magistrate’s Court orders Government Analyst to submit findings

The Bandarawela Magistrate’s Court has ordered the Government Analyst, the Civil Aviation Authority and the Department of Meteorology to produce their findings related to the aircraft crash that killed four airmen of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) this morning.

January 03, 2020