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

  • Jaffna Commander Begins Building of Two New Houses for Underprivileged

    08th October 2021 19:37:22 Hours

    Jaffna troops laid foundation stones for construction of two new houses for selected low income families living in Sanguweli and Chandrapuram on 08 October 2021. The Commander Security Forces (Jaffna) Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu graced the occasions as the Chief Guest during a simple ceremony.

  • 51 Division Continues To Support Healthcare Sector In Jaffna

    07th October 2021 11:35:37 Hours

    Director of Angel International School and senior Pastor of Assembly of God Church Jaffna, Rev Sam Rajasuriar donated essential medical equipments to Intermediate Care Center, Kopay in response to a request made by General Officer Commanding 51 Infantry Division Major General Deepal Pussella on 04 October 2021.

  • Army Donates an Oxygen Concentrator for Covid Care Facility at Tellipalai Base Hospital

    06th October 2021 16:00:21 Hours

    The Security Forces Headquarters Jaffna donated an Oxygen Concentrator to the Tellippalai Base Hospital for the use of COVID-19 Patients in an emergency. The Commanding Officer of 4th Battalion Medical Corps, Major Chinthana Kumara officially handed over the Oxygen Concentrator to Dr. P Thileepan, Medial Superintendent of Tellippalai Base Hospital, on 5th October 2021.

  • 51 Division Organizes a Series of Events to Mark ‘Army Day’

    05th October 2021 18:03:18 Hours

    The troops of 51 Infantry Division organized a series of events in connection with the 72nd anniversary of the Army under the guidance of General Officer Commanding 51 Division, Major General Deepal Pussella on 4th October 2021.

  • Blood Donation Campaign Conducted by Jaffna Troops to Coincide with the 72nd Anniversary of the Army

    04th October 2021 19:22:08 Hours

    In line with the 72nd anniversary of the Sri Lanka Army, troops 552 Infantry Brigade of 55 Infantry Division conducted a blood donation programme under the guidance of the Commander Security Forces Jaffna Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu and close supervision of General Officer Commanding 55 Division, Major General MK Jayawadena RSP USP ndu at the Headquarters premises of 552 Brigade, Iyakachchi on Monday 04 October 2021.

  • Troops Sterilise Public Places in Nelliady and Point Pedro

    02nd October 2021 12:00:09 Hours

    As a measure to prevent the spread of new coronavirus in Point Pedro and Nelliady town, a sterilization programme was conducted by the troops of 551 Infantry Brigade, on the instruction of Major General Jagath Kodithuwakku RWP RSP ndu, Commander Security Forces (Jaffna) and close supervision of Major General MK Jayawardena RSP USP ndu, General Officer Commanding 55 Infantry Division on Friday 01 October 2021. In line with this sterilization programme, general public of the area were educated on the importance of adhering to health guidelines before general public start crowding into cities after lifting of the long quarantine curfew.

  • Army Lends its Helping Hand to Cremate Covid 19 Infected Corpses in Jaffna

    19th September 2021 17:03:23 Hours

  • Laying of Foundation Stone for a New House and Distribution of Dry Ration Packs

    12th September 2021 16:01:33 Hours

    Implementing the concept of extending community assistance to needy families, on instructions of Major General Jagath Kodituwakku RWP RSP ndu Commander Security Force - Jaffna, the foundation stone was laid by Commander 551 Infantry Brigade for the construction of a new house for the family of Mrs. Selvasannadi Darshani of Imayanan, Nelliadi on 11 September 2021, adhering to all Covid-19 prevention protocols.

  • Religious Activities in Jaffna to Invoke Blessing on The Nation

    10th September 2021 11:17:54 Hours

    Religious activities were conducted at the Kailasanadar Vadiwambihei Shivam Kovil in Nallur and Sri Naga Viharaya in Jaffna to invoke blessing on the nation and eradication of Covid 19 pandemic on 09 September 2021.

    This meritorious deed was organized by the Staff of Security Forces Jaffna under the guidance of Commander Security Forces Jaffna, Major General Jagath Kodituwakku RWP RSP ndu on a direction received by the Head, National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak (NOCPCO) and Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) and Commander of the Army, General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc.

  • Jaffna Troops Conduct General Public Awareness Programme on Covid – 19 and Benefits of Vaccination

    07th September 2021 15:33:24 Hours

    General public awareness programme on COVID -19 pandemic situation in Jaffna peninsula, prevention and precautionary measures of COVID -19 and benefits of inoculating vaccines was conducted by the troops of 51 division on 05 and 06 September 2021. Further, under this programme, people who live in Koopay, Kankasanthurei, Jaffna, Keeramalei were made aware of the importance of preventing covid -19, following the health guidelines including proper wearing of face masks, maintaining of social distance to control the spread of the new delta variant.