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The New Year message of togetherness from multi-ethnic East

[April 18 2019]

A new meaning to communal harmony and coexistence emerged from the multi-ethnic Eastern Province on the eve of Aluth Avurudda, when an unparalleled integrated public service was launched in the District of Batticaloa from April 8 to 12, which concluded with President Maithripala Sirisena?s appeal for collective efforts towards progress.

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DEVELOPMENT

RESETTLEMENT

We will rebuild Notre - Dame, says Macron

Colombo Port City project back on track

President instructs to give priority to practical issues of resettlement process

Two US naval ships in the island

[April 19 2019]

Two US naval ships, USNS 'Millinocket' and USS 'Spruance' arrived to the country to participate in the annual naval exercise "Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Exercise (CARAT)-2019, on Thursday (18 April).

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Fillip to Eastern and Northern farming communities

[April 19 2019]

The Eastern Province is known for its vast paddy fields and irrigation tanks. Agriculture is one of the main sources of livelihood of a majority of the people in this region.

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Houses for deserving families in Wanni

[April 18 2019]

Two new houses built by Army troops in Wanni with financial assistance from two philanthropists were handed over to the beneficiaries recently.

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Pakistan NDU delegation meets Secretary

[April 17 2019]

A delegation from the Pakistan National Defence University, led by Air Commodore Mustafa Anwar met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Hemasiri Fernando at the Ministry today (17 April 2019).

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New Year Message

[April 14 2019]

Since sun and moon are the prime factor in sustenance of the life on earth. the people worshipped these planets with utmost devotion since ancient times. Considering the nature as divine was habitual practice of kings and the general public.

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Army shines at shooting championship

[April 12 2019]

The Sri Lanka Army had won the Overall Championship at the National Shooting Sports Federation (NSSF Open Rifle and Pistol Shooting Championship - 2019 held recently.

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President graces 'Presidential Media Awards 2018'

[April 11 2019]

President Maithripala Sirisena graced the inaugural 'Presidential Media Awards 2018' as the chief guest at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Convention Hall (BMICH) in Colombo, on Wednesday (10 April).

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Exercise 'Mithra Shakthi' concludes

[April 11 2019]

'Mitra Shakthi', the Joint Training Exercise between the Sri Lankan and Indian Armies concluded in Diyatalawa on Monday (08 April).

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Troops build houses for two deserving families in Jaffna

[April 10 2019]

Sri Lanka Army troops in Jaffna has yet again assisted two deserving families in Sollipuram, Jaffna to move to a better abode after their plight was brought to their notice.

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Seva Vanitha 'Avurudu Pola' at the Ministry

[April 09 2019]

An 'Avurudu Pola' (Festival fair) was held at Ministry premises, today (09th April). Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Hemasiri Fernando declared open the 'Pola' organized by the Seva Vanitha Unit of the Ministry.

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Aim is to make Sri Lankan police service not only nationally but also internationally recognized service - President

[April 09 2019]

President Maithripala Sirisena says that during his tenure, he will take necessary steps to ensure that the Sri Lankan police service not only nationally but also internationally recognized service.

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6th Indo - Sri Lanka Defence Dialogue held today

[April 08 2019]

The Indian Defence delegation, led by the Indian Defence Secretary Mr. Sanjay Mitra participated at the 6th Indo-Sri Lanka Defence Dialogue at the invitation of secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr Hemasiri Fernando in Colombo today (08 April 2019).

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Secretary of Defence of India meets Secretary Defence

[April 08 2019]

The Secretary of Defence of India, Mr. Sanjay Mitra met the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Hemasiri Fernando at the Ministry, today (08 April).

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Indian Defence Secretary arrives on official visit to Sri Lanka

[April 07 2019]

The Indian Defence Secretary Mr. Sanjay Mitra arrived in Sri Lanka making an official visit, today (07 April).

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Strict laws to be implemented to control sound polluting vehicle horns

[April 06 2019]

The Inspector General of Police was given instructions to take stern action against vehicles with sound pollution causing horns at a meeting held at Ministry of Defence on Friday (05 April).

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The President goes to Parliament

[April 05 2019]

The expenditures of Ministry of Defense and the Ministry of Environment was taken in to debate at the parliament today (4) and the President who went to the parliament made certain special remarks on those two subjects.

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Presidential Task Force on development of North and East Provinces meets

[April 05 2019]

The release of military acquired lands in the North and East has been accelerated following the establishment of the Special Task force for the development of North and East Province.

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GENERAL AMNESTY TO RECEIVE DISCHARGE FOR ARMY ABSENTEES DECLARED [April 05 2019]

New Zealand High Commissioner meets Secretary [April 05 2019]

UN delegation meets Secretary [April 05 2019]

Russian ship arrives on goodwill visit [April 04 2019]

'Bak Maha Divuruma' taken under President's leadership [April 03 2019]

 
 
 
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