LTTE attacks major Sri Lankan Army & Naval Base at Pooneryn

Sinhala Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe told the Sri Lanka Parliament in late November that the Army Commander had appointed a Court of Inquiry comprising four army officers into the LTTE attack on the Pooneryn Army and Naval Base on November 11.Around 1000 Sinhala troops died in the surprise pre emptive strike by the Liberation Tigers.. Prime Minister Ranil …

Sri Lanka: Heading for turbulence | Sri Lanka Guardian

The 72-year old veteran of Sri Lanka army was elected with an overwhelming majority by Sinhala voters, with the hope he would use his "terminator" magic to …

Matha (2012) - IMDb

Matha: Directed by Boodee Keerthisena. With Dharshan Dharmaraj, Dharmapriya Dias, Thumindu Dodantenne, Raja Ganeshan. Two lovers, Yoga and Parvathi, meet on the battlefield of the Sri Lankan civil war. As the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam attack the Sri Lankan army and tighten their grip on the Tamil people, Yoga and Parvathi struggle with …

DefenceNet: Defence News from Sri Lanka: Non Sinhala ...

Non Sinhala Heroes Of "The Sinhala Army" Back in the days of the war, there was a popular saying in the south; සිංහලයාට සති දෙකකින් සියල්ල අමතකය (Sinhalese tend to forget in two weeks). ... Riviresa Campaign Services Medal, Sri Lanka Armed Services Long Service Medal, 50th ...

Sri Lanka : Sri Lanka Army medical contingent in South ...

* Sri Lanka Army medical contingent in South Sudan awarded Medals Sat, Oct 2, 2021, 08:00 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Oct 02, Colombo: The contingent of Sri Lanka Army medical Corps (SRIMED) serving with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) in Bor, South Sudan were awarded medals in a brief event …

North and East Operations Medal wiki | TheReaderWiki

The North and East Operations Medal (Sinhala: උතුරු නැගෙනහිර සංග්‍රාමික පදක්කම uthuru nægenahira sangrāmika padakkama) was a decoration presented to servicepersons of the Military of Sri Lanka and Sri Lanka Police for service in the country's Northern and Eastern provinces during the course of the S

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144 Brigade Troops Donate Blood. 11th January 2022 05:30:44 Hours. Responding to a request of the Youth Organization at Sri Sudarshanarama Purana Viharaya at Rajagiriya, Army personnel of 12 Gajaba Regiment and 2 (V) Sri Lanka Light Infantry Regiment serving under the 144 Brigade on Saturday (8) volunteered to give blood to the Central Blood...

Sri Lanka: Heading for turbulence | Sri Lanka Guardian

The Sri Lanka Guardian is an online web portal founded in August 2007 by a group of concerned Sri Lankan citizens including journalists, activists, academics and retired civil servants.Sri Lanka Guardian has registered as an online newspaper in the Government of Sri Lanka. This portal is currently a platform for over a hundred regular writers from around the …

Army Chief at Buttala Virtually Opens 18 GW New Officers ...

Soon after the elevation of the Officer Career Development Centre (OCDC) at Buttala took place as the new Army War College on Friday (17), General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army was invited to virtually declare open the Army-built new Officers' Mess inside the 18 Gemunu Watch (GW) camp, close to the Buttala Army War …

'Tamil regiment' for Sri Lanka army - BBC

The Sri Lanka army (SLA) is to establish a Tamil regiment for the first time in Sri Lankan history, a Tamil government minister has said. Minister …

Army Illuminations & Decorations Turn Crowd - Puller

Army Illuminations & Decorations Turn Crowd - Puller. The Army - designed, crib and the multi-coloured decorations of variety, have become a crowd-puller, in the past few days at Sri Jayawardenepura, after the spectacle, was inaugurated by General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army as the Chief Guest on Friday (24).

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Ranaviru Apparel Garment Factory of Sri Lanka Army Registration of Suppliers - Year 2021/2022: Ranaviru Apparel Garment Factory of Sri Lanka Army Procurement Notice – Quotations for Twill Fabric & Zippers: PROCUREMENT OF AWARDING SERVICE MEDAL AND SEVABHIMANI MEDAL FOR THE TRI SERVICES

8th Army Contingent for UN South Sudan's SRIMED Hospital ...

The 8th contingent of the Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps (SLAMC), set to leave for United Nations Peace-Keeping Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) to serve the Level-2 SRIMED Hospital hours before their departure presented a ceremonial salute to General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army at the SLAMC …

National Archives - Hooray Lanka

Sinhala; Search. 23 C. Colombo. Thursday, November 25, 2021 Hooray Lanka-Advertisement- ... Appointment of alleged war criminal to head of Sri Lanka army 'deeply troubling', says UN human rights chief. August 23, 2019 ... Sri Lanka win 11 Boxing medals at the South Asian Games. December 10, 2019.

Orders, decorations, and medals of Sri Lanka - Unionpedia ...

The Sri Lankan national honours system is a fully indigenous honours system of titles, decorations and medals which are awarded to recognize achievements of, or service by, Sri Lankans or others in connection with Sri Lanka. 35 relations.

NLA | SLFFA

After returning to Sri Lanka, he held appointments in various directorates, such as Director plans, Media, Personal Administration and Director Training at Army Headquarters. Serving as the Commander of the President's Guard from 2013 to 2015, at the time of his retirement on the 13th January 2020, he held the appointment of Commander ...

Sri Lanka Army wiki | TheReaderWiki

The Sri Lankan Army (SLA) (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා යුද්ධ හමුදාව, romanized: Śrī Laṃkā yuddha hamudāva; Tamil: இலங்கை இராணுவம், romanized: Ilankai iraṇuvam) is the oldest and largest of the Sri Lanka Armed Forces.Established as the Ceylon Army in 1949, it was renamed when Sri Lanka became a republic in 1972.

Rana Wickrama Padakkama | Military Wiki | Fandom

How medal awarded []. It is ordained that the decoration shall be granted to all ranks of tri forces of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka for individual or associated acts of bravery in the face of the enemy and performed voluntarily and who are recommended by the Commander of the Sri Lanka Army, the Commander of the Navy or the Commander of the Air Force to …

Sri Lanka Army Special Forces Regiment - Wikipedia

The Special Forces Regiment (SF) (Sinhala: විශේෂ බලකාය Visēsha Balakāya; Tamil: சிறப்பு படைகள் ரெஜிமென்ட்) is a special forces unit of the Sri Lanka Army.Founded in 1986 as a combat tracker team, it was established as a regiment in 1988, and later expanded into an brigade.The unit specialises in a number of roles including ...

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Sri Lanka Navy 50th Anniversary Medal | Military Wiki | Fandom

The Sri Lanka Navy 50th Anniversary Medal (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා නාවික හමුදා 50වන සංවත්සර පදක්කම Śrī Laṃkā nāvika hamudā panasvana sangwathsara padakkama) was presented to all ranks of the regular and volunteer servicepersons of the Sri Lanka Navy provided they have completed a minimum of ten years in service at any time ...

Sri Lanka Army History | Sri Lanka Army

Ceylon Army was renamed as Sri Lanka Army and Regiments and Units followed the same. All officers and soldiers of the Army took their oaths of allegiance to the new republic of Sri Lanka. This was invariably done at parades held in respective units. Later a medal was issued to all those in service on the newly declared Republic Day.

Sri Lanka Army (Men/Women) Vacancies 2020 - Gazette.lk

Closing Date: . Sri Lanka Army (Men/Women) Vacancies 2020. Sinhala Preview

Revisiting Sinhala and Tamil nationalism – The Island

It is only in a military dictatorship that the army would lay claim that it "is capable of developing and maintaining a prosperous and sustainable nation". Sri Lanka has been a democracy since 1931 and never in the history of the Sri Lankan Army has its ever made this claim, because as an institution it was steeped in the democratic ethos.

Rana Sura Padakkama | Military Wiki | Fandom

The Rana Sura Padakkama (Combat Excellence Medal) (Sinhala: රණ ශූර පදක්කම raṇa śūra padakkama) is a medal presented to members of all ranks of the Military of Sri Lanka for individual and/or associated acts of heroism in facing the enemy and performed of their own accord. The decoration is presented by the President of Sri Lanka. Recipients of the …

Sri Lanka Army 25th Anniversary Medal - Wikipedia

The Sri Lanka Army 25th Anniversary Medal (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා යුද්ධ හමුදා 25වන සංවත්සර පදක්කම Śrī Laṃkā yuddha hamudā visipasvana sangwathsara padakkama) was presented to all ranks of the regular and volunteer servicepersons of the Sri Lanka Army provided they have completed a minimum of ten years in service by October ...

Army donates essentials to Children's Homes in Mullaitivu

Sri Lanka Army (SLA) with the sponsorship of 'Loved Charity' Organization donated a stock of accessories and essentials recently to Children's Homes in Mullaitivu during a brief event graced by Commander Security Force Headquarters - Mullaitivu (SFHQ-MLT) Maj. Gen. Sanjaya Wanasinghe. The Army sources said 59 Division of the SFHQ-MLT in ...

Sri Lanka Army 50th Anniversary Medal - Wikipedia

The Sri Lanka Army 50th Anniversary Medal (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා යුද්ධ හමුදා 50වන සංවත්සර පදක්කම Śrī Laṃkā yuddha hamudā panasvana sangwathsara padakkama) was presented to all ranks of the regular and volunteer servicepersons of the Sri Lanka Army provided they have completed a minimum of ten years in service by October 8 ...

National/Military/Gallantry Awards, Decorations, Medals ...

Description: Gallantry Awards; Decorated Twice in 1988 and 2008, The Rana Sura Padakkama (Sinhala: රණ ශූර පදක්කම, "Combat Excellence Medal") is a medal presented to members of all ranks of the Military of Sri Lanka for individual and/or associated acts of heroism in facing the enemy and performed of their own accord.

Warm Wishes Extended to Retiring Chief of Staff after ...

A proud product of Isipathana College, Colombo 05, he joined the Sri Lanka Army on 2nd June 1986 as an Officer Cadet to the Regular Intake - 24. After completing basic training at Kotalawala Defence Academy and Sri Lanka Military Academy, he was selected to follow the Officer Training Course at Officers' Training School (OTS) - Mangla ...