Security Forces Headquarters - (Jaffna)

To be an effective instrument to the Government Endeavour to cultivate national harmony in Jaffna Peninsula through uplifting the physical quality of life and spiritual value of the people.

Community Programmes

  • Frontliners in Controlling and Prevention of Covid-19 Pandemic Felicitated by Jaffna Commander

    05th December 2021 18:50:01 Hours

    In appreciation and recognition of the great humanitarian assistance of frontliners during the COVID-19 pandemic in Jaffna peninsula, a felicitation ceremony was organized at Army Holiday Resort, Kankasanthurei under the guidance of Commander Security Forces Jaffna and District Coordinator of COVID-19 Control and Prevention in Jaffna, Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu who graced the ceremony as the chief guest on 04 December 2021.

    During the ceremony, 29 Medical Officers, 86 Public Health Inspectors and 210 midwives were awarded service appreciation certificates as they rendered their humanitarian assistance to save lives of Jaffna populace, beyond capacity despite all challenges towards their lives during the COVID - 19 pandemic.

  • Two New Houses for Ex- LTTE Families in Jaffna

    29th November 2021 16:32:47 Hours

    During brief ceremonies organized by the troops of 55 Infantry Division, Commander Security Forces Jaffna Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu, laid the foundation stones for the construction of two new houses for rehabilitated EX- LTTE families; Mrs. Tharsan Yogeshwari and Mrs. Nirojan Yogam in Alvai and Thumpalai, Jaffna respectively on 28 November 2021.

  • Two more Army Built Houses Warmed & Inaugurated in Jaffna

    27th November 2021 22:14:40 Hours

    Troops of the Security Forces Jaffna built two new houses for deserving families in Karainagar and Puttur after their plights were brought to the notice of Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu, Commander Security Forces Jaffna.

  • Troops of 51 Division Engage in Shramadana Campaigns

    23rd November 2021 12:12:06 Hours

    Troops of 51 Division launched a “Shramadana Campaigns” to clear the surroundings of the Headquarters, 51 Division premises with the collaboration of Selvapuram and Kopai villages on 23 November 2021 as one more community project. The aim of holding this shramadana was to ensure that this area in free of mosquito breeding places in order to stop the spreading of dengue.

    The Shramadana campaign got underway in response to a request by the surrounding villagers and approximately 30 Army personnel and 20 villagers were participated.

  • Troops Donate Nutrients and Essentials to Pregnant Women in Jaffna

    22nd November 2021 15:36:54 Hours

    The troops 513 Infantry Brigade of 51 Infantry Division under the Security Forces Headquarters Jaffna donated Nutrients and Essentials among 40 pregnant women in Keeramalai area on 20 November 2021 as one more community project of the troops.

  • Medical Clinic Organized by the 51 Infantry Division

    22nd November 2021 13:33:12 Hours

    In line with monthly CIMIC calendar, 51 Division organized a medical clinic at Headquarters, 51 Infantry Division on 21 November 2021 as one more community project. This medical clinic was organized responding to the request made by villagers who live in surrounding areas since they were confined to their houses nearly two years due to the COVID -19 pandemic.

    The directions and guidance given by Commander of the Army, during his recent visit to Jaffna and with the blessings of Major General Jagath Kodituwakku, Commander, Security Forces (Jaffna) the programme was organised by staff of 51 Division, under the guidance of Major General Chandana Wickramasinghe, the General Officer Commanding.

    A team of 03 Doctors and 12 Nursing Staff of Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps headed by Major Chinthana Kumara, Commanding Officer of 4 Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps and 04 Doctors and 15 Nursing Staff of Teaching Hospital, Jaffna headed by Dr. Rangan Madan, treated more than 200 civilians of Selvapuram, Yogapuram and Kopay villages for various ailments during the clinic. At the end all civilians paid their gratitude to Sri Lanka Army since getting medication within the village area itself was a achievement of them.

  • Kankesanthurai Buddhist Temple Holds the 2nd Katina Pooja

    13th November 2021 15:56:45 Hours

    The traditional Katina Pooja in the historic Tissa Raja Maha Vihara in Kankesanthurai, was held by a series of religious observances under the patronage of the Chief incumbent of the temple. The climax of the whole religious festival took place on Saturday 13 November 2021 with the participation of Maha Sangha in the presence of Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu, the Commander Security Forces-Jaffna and military personnel.

  • Troops Continue to Support to Affected People in Jaffna During Inland Flooding

    13th November 2021 15:54:06 Hours

    On the guidance given by Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu, Commander Security Forces (Jaffna), General Officers Commanding of 51, 52 and 55 Divisions, Brigade Commanders and Battalion Commanders are vehemently supporting the affected civilians to regularize their livelihood and taking infectious actions to mitigate the prevailing adverse conditions.

  • Troops Brave Inclement Weather to Support Jaffna People

    10th November 2021 08:37:16 Hours

    With the prevailing adverse weather condition and the heavy rain continued for days, many areas in Jaffna Peninsula have been inundated due to inland flooding causing large number of people to abandon their property.

  • Jaffna Troops Celebrate ‘Deepavali’ Festival

    06th November 2021 14:12:25 Hours

    With the intention of promoting reconciliation and goodwill among communities in Jaffna peninsula, the troops of Security Forces Jaffna celebrated the ‘Deepavali’ which is one of the biggest and auspicious festival celebrated by Hindu all around the globe.