Passing out of 222nd regular intake of the Sri Lanka Navy

Three hundred and eighty-seven naval recruits belonging to the 222nd regular intake of the Sri Lanka Navy passed out at SLNS Shiksa in Poonewa on 15th August 2015.

16 Aug 2015

Lieutenant Commander Ruwan Premaweera presents first copy of his book to the Navy Commander

The first copy of the book titled “Gonapura Asiriya, ”a research book on historical places in the district of Trincomalee, written by Lieutenant Commander Ruwan Premaweera, was presented to the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Navy Headquarters in Colombo on 14th August 2015.

14 Aug 2015

Navy arrests 17 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Naval craft on routine patrol attached to the Eastern Naval Command arrested 17 persons with 03 Fiber Glass Dinghies (FGDs) on the suspicion of their engagement in illegal fishing in the seas off Koneshwaram in Trincomalee on 14th August 2015.

14 Aug 2015

Navy Women’s Cricket team emerge champions

At the final encounter of the Sri Lanka women’s Premier Division - I Cricket tournament 2015 between Navy SC and Air force SC held at the Colts ground on 13th August 2015, the Navy SC secured their victory easily with 06 wickets at hand.

14 Aug 2015

Navy crowned champions at National Weight Lifting championship – 2015

With a stunning performance at the National Weight Lifting Championship 2015 held at the Sri Lanka Foundation Indoor Stadium at Torrington in Colombo on 11th and 12th August 2015, the Sri Lanka Navy team clinched the Men’s Overall Championship for the first time.

13 Aug 2015

Pakistani Defence Advisor pays a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy

The Defence Advisor of the Pakistan High Commission in Sri Lanka, Colonel Mohammed Rajil Irshad Khan paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 13th August 2015.

13 Aug 2015

Navy extinguishes a fire effectively in Kalpitiya

The Navy Fire Fighting Team attached to SLNS Vijaya in Kalpitiya promptly attended to extinguish a house which had been on fire at Kurakkanhena in Kalpitiya and arrested the further expansion of the fire effectively.

12 Aug 2015

ARFRO conducts the memorial oration of General Deshamannya Denis Perera

The third annual memorial oration of the late General Deshamannya Denis Perera, which was organized by the Association of Retired Flag Rank Officers (ARFRO), was conducted at the Kotelawala Defence University on 11th August 2015

12 Aug 2015

Bangladesh Defence Advisor, US Defence Attache and Russian Military, Air & Naval Attache call on the Commander of the Navy

The Defence Advisor of the Bangladesh High Commission in Sri Lanka, Commodore S Aslam Parvez, the Defence Attache of the Embassy of United States of America, Lieutenant Colonel Robert Ross and the Military, Air and Naval Attaché of the Embassy of Russian Federation Colonel Dmitry A. Mikhaylovskiy called on the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne to pay their courtesies at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 10th August 2015.

10 Aug 2015

Navy facilitates an informative lecture on Public Administration

“Government servants are the link between the state and the public; they have a great responsibility of fulfilling the requirements of the people as and when required,” said Mr. W. A. Chulananda Perera, Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Public Order and Christian Affairs, whilst presenting a lecture on “Good Public Administration” at the Admiral Somathilaka Dissanayake Auditorium of SLNS Parakrama in Colombo on 10th August 2015.

10 Aug 2015