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CIVIL MILITARY COORPERATION


Security Force 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.

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  • The Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of The Army Visits the Security Force (Jaffna)

    13th April 2021 10:00:56 Hours

    The Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army General Shavendra Silva WWV RWP RSP VSV USP ndc psc made an official visit to Security Force Headquarters (Jaffna) on Monday, 12 April 2021 and was warmly welcomed by the Commander Security Force (Jaffna) Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu.

  • Canadian High Commissioner Meets Jaffna Commander

    26th March 2021 14:52:20 Hours

    His Excellency David McKinnon, High Commissioner of Canada in Sri Lanka, together with Mr. Ponnuthurai Gobinath, political officer of the Canadian High Commission visited the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna on Friday 26 March 2021 and the visiting officials were warmly welcomed by the Commander Security Force – Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu.

  • High Commissioner of India for Sri Lanka Receives Updates from Jaffna Commander and Paid Tributes to Indian War Heroes at IPKF Monument in Palaly

    13th March 2021 12:40:32 Hours

    HE Mr.Gopal Baglay, High Commissioner of India for Sri Lanka and entourage paid a visit to the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna on Friday, 12 March 2021 during a visit to the peninsula. Major General Priyantha Perera, Commander Security Force-Jaffna welcomed them to the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna.

    During the cordial meeting, matters pertaining to the Civil - Military Coordination (CIMIC) and Reconciliation Process in the peninsula and the role of army in the process of sustainable peace and well-being of the community were also briefed by the Commander, Security Force - Jaffna. Further, he briefed the ongoing projects of construction of houses to the Indian delegation.

    The High Commissioner, the Consul General of India in Jaffna, and First Secretary at High Commission of India in Sri Lanka and other officials expressed happiness over prevailing civil- military relations and underlined the importance of further strengthening of such bonds.

  • The Ambassador of Switzerland Visits Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna

    18th February 2021 17:00:05 Hours

    H E Mr. Dominik Furgler , the Ambassador of Switzerland to Sri Lanka and Maldives along with officials visited the Security Force Headquarters – Jaffna on Thursday, 18 February 2021. The visiting officials were warmly welcomed by the Commander Security Force – Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu.

  • Security Force Commander Meets Bishop of Church of South India in Jaffna Diocese

    10th February 2021 22:29:21 Hours

    Commander Security Force - Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu paid homage to Church of South India in Jaffna Diocese in Vaddukoddai on Wednesday, 10 February 2021 after assuming duties as the Commander Security Force - Jaffna.

  • Civil Military Support Element Team Meets Security Force Commander

    08th February 2021 19:40:04 Hours

    Team Sergeant of Civil Affairs Team of the US Embassy in Colombo, SFC Derek Morris and Civil Affairs NCO, Staff Sergeant Eric Cray met Commander Security Force - Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu at the Office on Monday, 08 February 2021.

  • Commander Security Force - Jaffna Meets Government Officials

    03rd February 2021 17:52:51 Hours

    The newly appointed Commander, Security Force – Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu made a courtesy call on the Northern Province Governor, Hon. Mrs. P. S. M. Charles on Wednesday, 03 February 2021. Later, he had a cordial meeting with Mr. Kanapathipillai Maheshan, Government Agent of Jaffna.

    Several important matters such as Covid 19 coordination and control operations, progress of Civil-Military Coordination and Reconciliation in Jaffna peninsula were discussed by Governor and Government Agent with the Security Force Commander. General Officer Commanding 51 Infantry Division and Commander 512 Infantry Brigade were also present during the discussions.

  • Indian Peace Keeping Force Fallen Heroes Remembered in Jaffna on the Republic Day of India

    26th January 2021 22:58:46 Hours

    On the occasion of the 72nd Republic Day of India, Security Force Jaffna and Consulate General of India in Jaffna paid tributes in the memory of fallen heroes of the 10th Para Commando Regiment of Indian Army who sacrificed their lives during the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) operation “Operation Pawan” in Jaffna between year 1987 and 1989. The commemoration ceremony was held at the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) monument in Palaly, Jaffna on Thursday, 26 January 2021.

    The Consul General of India in Jaffna, Mr. S Balachandran together with the Commander Security Force - Jaffna, Major General Priyantha Perera RWP RSP ndu placed floral wreaths at the monument in honour of the fallen heroes of Indian Peace Keeping Force.

    Senior Army Officers, Officials of the Consulate General of India in Jaffna and troops witnessed the commemoration.

  • New Security Force Commander - Jaffna Assumes Office amid Ceremonials

    21st January 2021 12:24:27 Hours

    Major General Priyantha Perera of the Gemunu Watch assumed office as the Commander, Security Force - Jaffna on Tuesday 19, January 2021 during a formal ceremony held at the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna amid multi-religious observances and military formalities. The military formalities commenced with paying tributes to War Heroes Monument at Palaly. On the arrival to the headquarters premises, Major General Priyantha Perera was accorded with a guard turn out and afterwards, he was honoured in a guard of honour parade extended by the troops belong to 12th Battalion The Gemunu Watch Battalion. Amidst blessings of clergy, he left his signature for a formal document to signify the taking over of new appointment.

  • Major General Senerath Bandara Completes His Tenure as Commander Security Force - Jaffna

    17th January 2021 16:15:30 Hours

    Major General Senarath Bandara who held the office of the Commander Security Force (Jaffna) for over 05 months, relinquished the appointment on 16 January 2021 to assume office as Chief of Staff of Sri Lanka Army. Prior to leaving Jaffna, the outgoing Commander Security Force – Jaffna appreciatively addressed the under command troops. He offered his gratitude to all ranks serving in respective formations for high standard of professionalism maintained during the period and committed service rendered to maintain a peaceful environment in Jaffna peninsula. On 16 January, he was accorded a Guard of Honour at the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna by the troops of 12th Gemunu Watch.