A stock of medical equipment donated for the use of Ambulance
A stock of medical equipment were donated for the use
of Ambulance Watercraft and Delft Divisional Hospital at an event held
at the naval base SLNS Wasaba located in the Delft Island recently (21st
Northern camps will not be
removed - State Minister of
"As a government that values
reconciliation, we will not
yield to any extremis acts and
will not agree to remove Army
camps in the Northern Province
as some extremist groups demand"
said the State Minster of
Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene.
State Minister visits 'China Inner Mongolia Cultural Week' at DSC
of Defence Hon. Ruwan
Wijewardene visited the 'China
Inner Mongolia Cultural Week'
held at the Defence Services
College premises today (26th
Monday, September 2016).
'Exercise Cormorant Strike -
VII' certificate awarding
The certificate awarding
ceremony and the closing
ceremony of the 'Exercise
Cormorant Strike - VII' was held
at the Minneriya Infantry
Training Centre (ITC) recently
(24th Saturday, September 2016).
State Minister Wijewardene attends inauguration of Junior Cadet
State Minister of Defence Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene
attended as the chief guest at the inauguration ceremony of the Junior
Cadet Training Course at the National Cadet Corps (NCC) training centre
in Rantambe today (25th September).
Junior Cadet Training recommences
'Junior Cadet Training' which
ceased to continue from the year
1980 is planned to be resumed
under the directions of the
President Maithripala Sirisena
Navy builds water treatment plant at Hambegamuwa
Another water treatment plant (RO) has been built by
the Navy at the Hambegamuwa Junior School in Monaragala.
Meeriyabedda landslide victims to get new houses before Deepavali
Houses built for victims of the Meeriyabedda landslide
are to be vested to them before 'Deepavali" in October this year.
Commandos conduct 'Anti
Hijacking & Hostage Release'
of the Sri Lanka Army conducted
an 'Anti Hijacking & Hostage
Release' training drill at the
Mattala Rajapaksa airport in
Hambantota on Thursday (22nd
New Air Force Commander Calls on Chief of Defence Staff
[Sep 23 2016]
Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy who assumed Command as
the 16th Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force paid a courtesy call on
the Chief of Defence Staff Air Chief Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke at the
office of the Chief of Defence Staff recently (21st Wednesday, September
Speech delivered by President Maithripala Sirisena at the 71st
Session of the United Nations General Assembly
[Sep 22 2016]
am extremely happy to take part
in this 71st Session of the
United Nations General Assembly.
I wish to bring to the notice of
Your Excellencies the current
situation in my country. I have
been in power for the last 15
North & East school teams line for 'Murali Harmony Cup' Cricket
The 'Murali Harmony Cup 20-20'
cricket tournament began on
Wednesday (21st September).