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Dry ration for needy families

A group of needy families living in the Southern part of the country was the beneficiary of a Sri Lanka Army coordinated initiative to provide dry rations.

August 24, 2019

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Army builds sanitary facilities for the needy

Sri Lanka Army troops in Wanni carried out another public welfare project to build three new sanitary facility units (toilets) for three low-income families in Sundarapuram area in Vavuniya.

August 23, 2019

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Annual “Esala Perahera” concludes successfully

The annual “Esala Perahera”, the grand historical pageant that is held to pay homage to the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha drew to a successful conclusion.

August 15, 2019

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Troops to build new house for deserving family

Work on a new house for a needy civilian family in the Wanni region, constructed under the Corporate Social Responsibility Project of the Army commenced on Thursday (08 August).

August 13, 2019

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Weather reports forecast strong winds

The Department of Meteorology has warned of possible sudden increase in winds in several parts of the country

August 09, 2019

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Critically ill local fisherman brought ashore for treatment

A local fisherman who was in a critical condition due to a cobra bite at the Iranathivu island was brought ashore for treatment by Navy troops on Tuesday (06). According to Navy media, naval personnel at the Iranathivu detachment has observed the fisherman in distress and had informed higher authorities.

August 08, 2019

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INSSSL Annual Lecture Series feature Late Colonel Fazly Laphir

Another segment of the Annual Lecture Series of the Institute of National Security Studies Sri Lanka (INSSSL) was conducted at the Auditorium at Suhurupaya in Battaramulla, today (07 August 2019).

August 07, 2019

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MoU between Coast Guard and Wildlife Conservation Department

The Sri Lanka Coast Guard (SLCG) and Department of Wild Life Conservation had entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the operation and training procedures of Wave Rider Inshore Patrol Craft, on Wednesday (17th July 2019) at the Coast Guard Rear Headquarters in Wellawatta, Colombo.

July 18, 2019

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Weather advisory

The sudden change in the weather condition over the island is likely to continue further. According to the weather forecast of the Met Department issued at noon today (18 July 2019), the prevailing showery and windy conditions are expected to continue...

July 18, 2019