26th November 2022 21:12:50 Hours
The Association of Retired Flag Rank Officers (ARFRO) in Sri Lanka that came into being in 1996 organized the 8th Oration of General Deshamanya Denis Perera on 25th November 2022 at the auditorium of the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University.
25th November 2022 21:07:03 Hours
The ship P 627 (Ex USCGC Douglas Munro) which was formally acquired to the Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) from the United States (US) Coast Guard on 26th October 2021 was ceremonially commissioned by Honorable Ranil Wickremesinghe, the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces gracing the historic occasion as the chief guest at the East Container Terminal, Port of Colombo last evening (22 November 2022).
25th November 2022 21:03:30 Hours
Respecting the traditions, the retiring senior officer Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu who held the appointment of the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army, the second highest seat at the Army Headquarters paid a courtesy visit to the senior most serving officer General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil, the Chief of Defence Staff, (CDS) today (25 November) at his office premises. This senior officer is retiring having completed more than 35 years of committed and dedicated service to the nation.
25th November 2022 10:19:03 Hours
The High Commission of India in Sri Lanka had proudly organized a ceremony to mark the launch of the official webpage of the Alumni Association of NDC, India in Sri Lanka. This grand occasion was held on 24th November 2022 at the Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo.
22nd November 2022 09:58:40 Hours
The Bangladesh High Commission in Sri Lanka organized a gleeful event to celebrate their 51st Anniversary of the Armed Forces Day on 21 November 2022 evening at the Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo.
13th November 2022 19:59:45 Hours
In honour of all fallen War Heroes of this great nation, the Sri Lanka Ex-Servicemen’s Association (SLESA) commemorated the Remembrance Day more commonly known as the ‘Poppy Day’ at Vihara Maha Devi Park Cenotaph today (13 October 2022)
10th November 2022 15:13:13 Hours
The Indian Armed Forces delegation that visited the country to conduct a training capsule in Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) along with the Indian Defence Attache in Sri Lanka paid a courtesy call on the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil at his office yesterday evening (09 November 2022).
09th November 2022 16:22:11 Hours
At the cordial invitation extended by Brigadier PAC Fernando USP, the Colonel Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps and Director General Army Health Services, the Chief of Defence Staff General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil, attended the opening ceremony of the newly constructed Officers’ Mess of the Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps at Werahera on 09 November 2022.
09th November 2022 12:21:04 Hours
Chairing the session, the Chief of Defence Staff and head of the committee, General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil, welcomed the committee members for the meeting held at the conference hall of OCDS on 08 November 2022.
08th November 2022 16:50:56 Hours
The courtesy meeting between the new head of the Delegation for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Ms Severine Chappaz, and the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc MPhil took place at the Office of Chief of Defence Staff on 08 November 2022.