Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) today (3rd July) released 54 acres of land along the coastal belt in Thaididi Grama Niladari Division, including the Myladi Fisheries Harbour that borders the Palaly Army Cantonment to their legal owners.
The Japanese Grant Aid for Human Resources Development Scholarship (JDS) Program was introduced in Sri Lanka in 2010 by the Government of Japan in order to provide opportunities to the executive level public sector officials to undergo Master Degree Programs in prominent universities in Japan.
The Government of Japan in accordance with the long term economic cooperation between the two Countries has agreed to provide grant assistance of Rs. 3,422 million under the Grant Aid Program for the Establishment of a Radar Weather Network in Sri Lanka.
President Maithripala Sirisena, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces has promoted the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Crisanthe De Silva to the rank of General with effect from 27th June 2017 and appointed him as the Chief of Defense Staff.