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Major General Shavendra Silva, WWV, RWP, RSP, USP, psc is a Sri Lankan general. The current Chief of Staff of Sri Lankan Army, he is the Regimental Colonel of the Gajaba Regiment.
SL begins administering Sinopharm vax to teachers
Colombo, July 13 Sri Lankan authorities have started administering the Chinese Sinopharm vaccines against Covid-19 to teachers and ... ...
SL temporarily lifts nationwide travel restriction
Colombo, June 22 Sri Lankan authorities have temporarily lifted a nationwide travel restriction which was imposed in May ... ...
Sri Lanka temporarily lifts nationwide travel restriction
Sri Lankan authorities on Monday temporarily lifted a nationwide travel restriction which was imposed in May to allow essential work of people. ...
SL aims to vaccinate entire population by early 2022
Colombo, June 10 Sri Lanka is working to vaccinate its entire population against Covid-19 by early 2022,, Army ... ...
No lockdown, curfew in Sri Lanka, says PM
Colombo, July 17 Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Friday said that the island country will not ... ...
Sri Lanka makes wearing face masks mandatory
Colombo, July 17 Sri Lanka has made it mandatory for people to wear face masks following a sudden ... ...
COVID-19 cases top 500 in Sri Lanka
The number of COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka has risen to 505, according to the latest data from the country's health ministry on Sunday (local time). ...
29 SL Navy personnel test COVID-19 positive
Twenty-nine Sri Lankan Navy personnel have tested positive for COVID-19 taking the overall number of infections in the island-nation to 368 in the country, an Army official said. ...
UN experts criticise appointment of Lanka army commander
A group of UN human rights experts have denounced as "an affront to the victims" the appointment of a controversial general facing allegations of serious human rights violations as Commander of Sri Lanka Army. ...
General accused of war crimes appointed as Lanka's Army chief
President Maithripala Sirisena has named a general accused of grave human rights abuses in Sri Lanka's long-running civil war as the country's new army chief, an appointment sharply criticised as "deeply troubling" by the United Nations. ...