Army Troops Join Kandy Cleaning Project
[August 02 2019]
A special programme, launched by the Central Province Ministry of Agriculture with the objective of cleaning the Kandy town and its suburbs, prior to the commencement of the...
'Wanni Innoveta - 2019' showcases new innovations of Army personnel
[July 31 2019]
The Sri Lanka Army organized 'Wanni Innoveta-2019' exhibition was held in Padaviya, Parakramapura, last week.
‘Angampora’ Martial Art Gains Ground in Kilinochchi Establishing its
Own Typical Village
[July 30 2019]
The Sri Lanka Army lending its legendary know-how and the knack for continued revival of indigenous Sri Lankan Martial Art, ‘Angampora’ which boasts a history of more than 5000 years...
Special security arrangements in place for Esala Perahera
[July 29 2019]
All possible measures should be taken to ensure maximum security and safety of the people and locations during the annual Esala Perahara in Kandy, and a collective effort by the tri forces and police should be in place to face any threats or eventualities during the run up to the great religious pageant and during the Perahara days, the President has issued special directions in this regard, said so the Secretary Defence ...
SECRETARY DEFENCE felicitated by his former regiment
[July 27 2019]
Secretary to the Ministry of Defence General SHS Kottegoda(Rtd)WWV RWP RSP VSV usp ndu was accorded a grand felicitation by his former Regiment, Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) when he made a visit to the Regimental Headquarters in Panagoda, today (27 July 2019).
Japan and Sri Lanka enter into MoU on Defence Cooperation and Exchange
[July 26 2019]
A memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Defence Cooperation and Exchange was signed by the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene and the Japanese State Minister of Defence Mr. Kenji Harada at the Ministry of Defence, today (26 July 2019).
Sri Lanka keen to expand defence cooperation with Japan – President
[July 26 2019]
President Maithripala Sirisena says Sri Lanka is very keen to expand defence cooperation with Japan. He said this when Japanese State Minister of Defence, Kenji Harada called on him at the President’s Official Residence in Colombo today (July 26).