SLNS Therapuththa marks a decade of glory


The 10th anniversary of SLNS Therapuththa located at Silawathura in the Northwestern Naval Command was celebrated on a high note yesterday (14th May).

Meanwhile, the crew of SLNS Therapuththa, under the guidance of its Commanding Officer Commander (NP) Lalith Nishantha, held several programmes, in view of the anniversary celebrations. Accordingly, giving prominence to time-honoured naval traditions the Commanding Officer inspected divisions in the morning and addressed his men.

The anniversary celebrations concluded with the traditional partaking of meal – known as ‘Barakana’ in the attendance of all officers, sailors and civil employees.