Navy-organized CISM Day Run to be flagged off at Colombo lighthouse tomorrow

The CISM Day Run, one of the key annual events of the International Military Sports Council organized with the participation of its member countries, is scheduled to be flagged off at the Colombo lighthouse tomorrow (18th February) at 6.00 a.m.

17 Feb 2019

Navy assists to bring ashore injured fisherman

A Fast Attack Craft (FAC) of the Southern Naval Command rendered assistance to bring an injured fisherman on a multiday fishing trawler to the Hambantota fisheries harbour for immediate treatment today (16th February).

16 Feb 2019

Navy lift all-around championship at National Canoe Sprint Championship-2019

Sri Lanka Navy Canoeing Pool emerged with the overall championship with clinching both men and women categories at the National Canoe Sprint Championship-2019 which worked off on the waters of Diyawannawa from 13th to 16th February.

16 Feb 2019

Navy foils several illegal migration attempts and apprehends 38 suspects

Sri Lanka Navy in coordination with the Special Task Force carried out several joint operations in several regions in the island on 14th and 15th February and arrested 38 suspects who were attempting to illegally migrate via sea route.

16 Feb 2019

Navy apprehends 07 persons for engaging in illegal fishing

A group of naval personnel attached to the Northwestern Naval Command, during night patrol, arrested 07 persons for practicing the banned method of light-coarse fishing in Sinnapadu sea area last night (15th February).

16 Feb 2019

Navy apprehends two persons for illegal transportation of cattle

A troop of Naval personnel attached to the North Western Naval Command apprehended two persons who were transferring a cow and a calf on a Dimo Batta lorry covering it with blue polythene, on the road in front of the main gate of SLNS Barana, yesterday (15th February 2019).

16 Feb 2019

Unauthorized fishing nets cast in Batticaloa lagoon area taken into naval custody

Naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval Command took 05 unauthorized nylon fishing nets (150 feet each) into custody, cast in the Batticaloa lagoon area today (16th February).

16 Feb 2019

Commanding Officers of three Iranian Naval ships call on Commander of the Navy

The Overall Commander of the three Iranian naval ships; Bushehr, Lavan and Bayandore, Commander Resa Buddhagi along with the other three Commanding Officers, Lieutenant Commander Mahmood Badvi, Lieutenant Commander Hasan Beygi and Lieutenant Commander Mohammad Bagher Rahnama called on Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo, today (16th February).

16 Feb 2019

Navy nabs 3 persons for illegal fishing

Three (03) persons who were engaging in illegal fishing activities in the sea area of Sinnapadu in Puttalam, were apprehended by Naval personnel attached to the North Western Naval Command, yesterday (15th February).

16 Feb 2019

Winners of Thilina Malla’ receive lucrative prizes

The ceremony to award prizes of the Regular Naval Benevolent Fund (RNBF) and the Volunteer Naval Benevolent Fund (VNBF) Raffle Draw, ‘Thilina Malla’ was held at the Admiral Somathilake Disanayake auditorium, SLNS Parakrama yesterday (15th February) under the patronage of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva.

16 Feb 2019