CDS joins Pada Yatra from Okanda to Katharagama
 

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne on 14th July 2018 joined the traditional Pada Yatra which marches from Jaffna to Kataragama.

16 Jul 2018

Navy apprehend 30 persons for engaging in illegal acts
 

Sri Lanka Navy assisted to apprehend 30 persons engaged in illegal acts at various locations in the island during the past few days.

16 Jul 2018

Seventy Five (75) Midshipmen commissioned as Naval Officers at Naval & Maritime Academy in Trincomalee
 

Seventy Five (75) Midshipmen belonging to the 31st and 32nd (Technical) intakes of the Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) and 57th Cadet Entry intake, on successful completion of their basic training, were commissioned at a colourful commissioning parade held at the main parade ground of the Naval & Maritime Academy (NMA) on 14th July.

16 Jul 2018

Navy apprehends three Indians for Illegal stay in Sri Lanka
 

Three (03) Indian nationals who stayed in Sri Lanka breaching the emigration and immigration regulations were apprehended by a Naval troop attached to the North Central Naval Command while on patrol along Thalaimannar beach, yesterday (15 July).

16 Jul 2018

Navy apprehends 13 persons for engaging in illegal fishing
 

A group of naval personnel onboard an Inshore Patrol Craft attached to the Eastern Naval Command, during routine patrol, apprehended 13 persons for engaging in illegal fishing on 14th July 2018.

16 Jul 2018

Newly constructed classroom building of Pier Village, Thalaimannar declared open
 

The newly constructed classroom building of Pier Village, Thalaimannar was declared open by the Commander North Central Naval Area, Rear Admiral Muditha Gamage on 13th July 2018.

16 Jul 2018

Rescue mission of fisherman by SL Navy
 

Based on information disseminated by the Department of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources, Sri Lanka Navy rescued a Sri Lankan fishing vessel, with 6 fishermen aboard, whilst drifting in the seas about 640 nautical miles south of Dondra Lighthouse.

12 Jul 2018

Sri Lanka Navy Hydrographic Service generates over 1.6 m income
 

A cheque worth Rs. 1.69 million, generated by Sri Lanka Navy Hydrographic Service, was handed over to the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe by the Chief Hydrographer of the Navy Rear Admiral Sisira Jayakody at the Naval Headquarters today (12th July).

12 Jul 2018

Navy joins celebration of International "Sea Sunday" Service
 

The Mission to Seafarers in Colombo, celebrated the International "Sea Sunday" Service at the St. Peters Church Fort on high note, on 8th July 2018.

12 Jul 2018

Navy wordsmiths receive prizes for their prolific writing at Admiral Clancy Fernando Memorial Essay Competition
 

The prize and certificate awarding to the winners of the Admiral Clancy Fernando Memorial Essay Competition, organized by the Naval Research Wing, took place under the auspices of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe at the Naval Headquarters today (11th July).

11 Jul 2018