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COMMANDER SECURITY FORCE (WEST) SUPERVISES RELIEF ACTIVITIES AT MILLANIYA

Commander Security Force (West) carried out an inspection at Millaniya, Horana in Kalutara district and given directions on the action to be taken in relief activities.

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TROOPS OF SECURITY FORCE (WEST) STEPPED FORWARD TO ASSIST FLOOD AFFECTED PEOPLE

Troops serving under Security Force (West) engaged in immediate rescue and relief efforts in flood and mudslide affected areas of Baddegama, Ududgama Morawaka, Tawalama, Hiniduma, Matara, Mathugama, Bulathsinhala, Kalawana, Kukuleganga, Rathnapura, Eheliyagoda, and Pelmadulla.
By Saturday, (27) Morning, more than 1350 troops of Security Force (West) including Commandos, Special Forces ar

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Army Troops to Erect Two New Dengue Wards in Less than 10 Days

In accordance with the declaration of a three-month period, dedicated exclusively for eradication of Dengue epidemic, as announced by HE the President, Sri Lanka Army troops on the directions given by the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Crisanthe De Silva, immediately launched a project to set up two separate isolated wards for Dengue patients at Colombo South Teaching Hospital (Kalubowil

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Rescue Operations Searching for Victims in Progress at Wellawatte

Troops of the 14 Division under command to the Security Force Headquarters - West (SF -West) who promptly rushed to Wellawatte where a five-storeyed building under construction has collapsed mid-noon on Thursday (18), injuring more than 20 people, are currently engaged in rescue and evacuation operations under the close supervision of Major General Ralph Nugera, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 1

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WATTARAMA NEW ‘DHARMASHALA’ ERECTED IN LESS THAN 6 MONTHS

Army troops of the 583 Brigade Headquarters of the 58 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West), in what could be interpreted as a truly remarkable achievement on the part of the workforce, completed the construction of the new state-of-the-art ‘Dharmashala’ (preaching hall) at Wattarama Sri Arahatta Maliyadewa Raja Maha Viharaya within a span of less than six months befor

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KEYS TO TRI-SERVICE-BUILT NEW HOUSES FOR ARANAYAKA LANDSLIDE VICTIMS DELIVERED

30 new houses, built jointly by Army, Navy and Air Force personnel for the displaced in the ‘Samasarakanda’ landslide tragedy in Wasanthagama, Aranayaka were vested in the victims on Sunday (14) during a brief ceremony, held at the site named after ‘Senehase Gammanaya’.
Each service built 10 houses and the entire construction was supervised by Sierra Construction. The construction o

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SECURITY FORCE (WEST) CELEBRATE VESAK COMMEMORATIONS

Troops of Security Force (West) organized numerous religious activities under the supervision of Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe, Commander, Security Forces – West to celebrate the triple anniversary of Lord Buddha – his birth ,his attaining of Enlightenment and his passing away into Nirvana.
The dealings of Vesak day was commenced with a full day Sil - observance programme

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Multitasking Army Troops at Meetotamulla Busy Providing Relief, Medical & Alternative Facilities

A multiplicity of different roles and tasks, now being carried out by Army troops in affected Meetotamulla areas, together with members of sister services, Police and the STF, took a different turn this morning (17) with more focus on the survivors while Army rescue operations are still continuing uninterrupted using heavy machinery.

Rescue operations of the Army in search of any po

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Army Supported Rescue & Relief Operations in Full Swing at Meetotamulla

As rescue and relief operations, led by hundreds of Army troops of Sri Lanka Light Infantry Regiment, Commandos, Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment, Gemunu Watch, together with Navy, Air Force, Police, STF and Disaster Management Centre personnel are in full swing at Meetotamulla where a total of 26 dead bodies, have been so far recovered as the dusk fell on Sunday (16).

A high level meet

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Army & Service Personnel, Police & STF Rush to Meetotamulla for Relief Work

A contingent of Army personnel of the 14 Division of the Security Force Headquarters - West (SFHQ-West), including Officers rushed to the garbage dump at Meetotamulla this afternoon (14) where some houses, adjacent to the dump had been reportedly damaged after collapse of some garbage mounds and a possible earth-slip.

Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva, Commander of the Army on

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