Admiral Colombage delivers a special lecture on “Non-state Actors and Hybrid Warfare”

At the invitation extended by the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, a former Commander of the Navy, Admiral Jayanath Colombage delivered a lecture at the Somatilake Dissanayake Auditorium of SLNS Parakrama in Colombo on 03rd September 2015 on the topic of “Non-state Actors and Hybrid Warfare”.

03 Sep 2015

Bangladesh NDC study team visits SLN Headquarters

A 23-member delegation from the National Defence College of Bangladesh on a study tour in Sri Lanka visited the Sri Lanka Navy Headquarters in Colombo on 03rd September 2015.

03 Sep 2015

Rear Admiral Dhiren Vig calls on the Commander of the Navy

Rear Admiral Dhiren Vig, who led the Indian delegation for the navy-to-navy staff talks between the Indian and the Sri Lankan Navies, called on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 02nd September 2015 to pay his courtesy.

03 Sep 2015

Joint exercise by Australian and Sri Lankan naval ships

A joint naval exercise was conducted between the visiting Australian naval ship Melbourne and Sri Lankan Navy ships SLNS Sagara and SLNS Samudura on 02nd September 2015.

02 Sep 2015

Commander of the Navy calls on the Hon. Prime Minister

Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne paid a courtesy call on Prime Minister Hon. Ranil Wickramasinghe at the Prime Minister's Office today, 02nd September 2015.

02 Sep 2015

Director General Operation speaks on piracy at Defence Seminar

The Director General Operation, Rear Admiral Dharmendra Wettewa presented a special paper at the first session of the Defence Seminar 2015 on 01st September 2015.

01 Sep 2015

Naval troops arrest two persons with 740 Tramadol capsules

Naval troops attached to SLNS Kelani of the Western Naval Command arrested two persons who were transporting 740 Tramadol capsules in a three-wheeler. The arrest was made near Wellaweediya beach on 31st August 2015 with the assistance of Negambo Police.

01 Sep 2015

SLN arrests 16 Indian fishermen poaching in Sri Lankan waters

SLN craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 16 Indian fishermen and 3 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in poaching in the Sri Lankan waters on 31st August 2015.

01 Sep 2015

North Central Naval Command conducts a field health clinic

As part of the Navy’s Community Development Project, the North Central Naval Command conducted a field health clinic at the Talaimannar Pier Government Tamil Mixed School on 30th August 2015 under the guidance of the Commander North Central Naval Area, Rear Admiral Dimuthu Gunawardena.

01 Sep 2015