25th June 2022 09:39:33 Hours
New Commandant of the Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC), Major General B K G M L Rodrigo RSP psc IG paid his maiden courtesy visit to the Chief of Defence Staff, General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil, on 23 June 2022.
21st June 2022 15:06:47 Hours
Chief of Defence Staff General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc Mphil, called on Major General Nishantha Herath RSP USP psc prior to his retirement on 20 June 2022.
15th June 2022 15:39:50 Hours
General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil, upon assuming his new office as the Chief of Defence Staff, paid a courtesy call on honourable Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe at his office on 10 June 2022.
06th June 2022 17:12:31 Hours
Honouring the traditions, General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil paid homage to the Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy upon the assuming of office as the Chief of Defence Staff on 05 June 2022 and obtained blessings.
03rd June 2022 17:45:18 Hours
The 24th Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Vikum Liyanage RWP RSP ndu paid his maiden courtesy call on the Chief of Defence Staff General Shavedra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil on 03 June 2022.
19th April 2022 12:16:17 Hours
With the hope that the dawn of a New Year, according to Sinhala and Tamil traditions would make a new period of peace, prosperity and reconciliation among all communities, Office of the Chief of Defence Staff arranged a traditional 'Avurudu Table' on 18th April 2022 at the Mihilaka Medura premises of the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) to celebrate this all important event of the nation.
25th March 2022 19:54:56 Hours
The Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Atomic Energy Board, the Ministry of Health and Indigenous Medical Services and National Authority for the Implementation of Chemical Weapons Convention, conducted the 4th Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear (CBRN) Preventative and Responder Course for Tri-Services personnel from 21st March to 25th March 2022.
18th January 2022 17:16:55 Hours
The Office of the Chief of Defence Staff, the highest military establishment in the country vested with the authority to co-ordinate with the Armed Forces and the Ministry of Defence to facilitate the provision of strategic directions, formulation of policies and the maintenance of the optimal operational capabilities of the Armed Forces, conducted its maiden symposium organized for middle-grade officers on the theme of ‘Military Leadership in the Contemporary World: Evolving from a Warrior to a Friend in Need’ on 13th January 2022 at the BMICH.
05th January 2022 12:24:39 Hours
General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff, Commander of the Army and Head of the Green Agriculture Operation Center (GAOC), All Officers, Other Ranks & Civil Staffers Wish ALL OF YOU be blessed with GOOD HEALTH & WEALTH in This NEW YEAR-2022 in Plenty !
05th January 2022 12:23:27 Hours
General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army, All Ranks & Members of the Civil Staff in the Army Extend Best Wishes & Wish All of You Have a Merry Christmas that would Bring Joy, Happiness & Prosperity !