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President presided over a special ministerial discussion on drought relief preparations

[Jan 19 2017]

A special discussion was held at the President's Official Residence today (18) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena, to look into the preparations at Ministerial level to provide essential reliefs to the public during the impending drought situation in Sri Lanka. 

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State Minister graces annual sport meet of the Sapugaskanda Maha Vidyalaya

[Jan 20 2017]

The annual sports meet of the Sapugaskanda Maha Vidyalaya in Makola was held under the patronage of the State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene at the school grounds today (20th Friday, January 2017).

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Seva Vanitha Unit donate books to school

[Jan 20 2017]

The Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry of Defence donated a stock of valuable books, book racks and a cupboard to the library of Ganepalla Junior School in Kithulgala on Thursday (19th January).

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US naval ship 'Hopper' arrives at the Port of Colombo

[Jan 20 2017]

Making a four day official visit, the US Naval Ship 'Hopper' arrived to Sri Lanka on Thursday (19th January).

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Winner of RRS Mission - V to receive new house

[Jan 19 2017]

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi attended the foundation stone laying ceremony of the house for the winner of "Ranaviru Real Star - Mission V" at Prabuddha Ranaviru Village in Horana today (19th Thursday, January 2017). 

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Omanthai Camp not removed- Military Spokesman

[Jan 19 2017]

Sri Lanka Army has taken measures to release a large part of a private land occupied by the Army Camp in Omanthai including the famous Omanthai check point to the Vavuniya District Secretary.

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Merchant navy discharge certificates, through protected computerized method from today

[Jan 18 2017]

The implementation of a new computerized system for the continuous discharge certificates of merchant navy personnel, issued after their registration at the Merchant Shipping Secretariat, was held today (Jan. 17) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat. 

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State Minister attends Dharmachakra Pravartana Thilokashanthi Buddha Statue unveiling ceremony 

[Jan 18 2017]

State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene attended the unveiling ceremony of the Dharmachakra Pravartana Thilokashanthi Buddha Statue at Manel Watta Maha Viharaya in Bollegala, Kelaniya today (18th Wednesday, January 2017). 

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Action taken to arrest tri forces deserters 

[Jan 18 2017]

Authorities have begun taking legal action against tri forces deserters who have failed to obtain legal discharge during the General Amnesty that ended on 31st December (2016), states Military Spokesman Brigadier Rohan Seneviratne.

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DSC holds all night Pirith Ceremony 

[Jan 18 2017]

An all-night Pirith Chanting ceremony was held at the Defence Services College in Colombo on Tuesday night (16th January).

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Lance Corporal H.A Heenbanda's Protest at Fort Railway Station on Monday (16.01.17)

[Jan 17 2017]

Lance Corporal H.A Heenbanda who turned disabled after injuries in the operations, was posted to the Yakkala Ranaviru Apparels factory for light duties and has been kept responsible as a subject clerk for accounts, related to the Sahana Welfare Loan project in the Yakkala Ranaviru Apparels factory.

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Urani fisheries harbour back to fishermen 

[Jan 16 2017]

Sri Lanka Army troops in Jaffna (SFHQ - J) facilitated the handing over of Fisheries Harbour (boat yard) in Urani for the use of the local fishing community during a ceremony held on Saturday (14th January 2017).

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Navy installs 100th RO Plant

[Jan 15 2017]

Sri Lanka Navy had installed its 99th and 100th Reverse Osmosis (RO) plants at the Jaffna Police Station and the village of Urewa, Padaviya respectively on Saturday (14th January 2017).

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President’s Thaipongal Message

[Jan 13 2017]

Since the dawn of civilization, the humanity's devotion to the sun that symbolizes the wholeness of nature has remained intact.

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President instructs to get Tri-forces help for drought reliefs work drought

[Jan 13 2017]

President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to the officials to get the assistance of the Tri-forces in addition to the contribution of the public servants in the process of providing reliefs to the people affected by drought in the country.

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