Navy organizes a Christmas festival for Delft

The Navy organized a Christmas festival for the residents of Delft on 21st December 2015.

22 Dec 2015

Four Indian fishermen arrested for poaching in Sri Lankan waters

Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard to arrest four Indian fishermen along with a fishing trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters North West of Thalaimannar on 21st December 2015.

22 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy visits Northern Naval Area

The Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne visited the Northern Naval Area on 21st December 2015.

21 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy attends the state Christmas festival held in Jaffna

The state Christmas festival was held at the Jaffna municipal council ground under the patronage of His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena on 20th December 2015.

21 Dec 2015

65th Navy Day reception was held at SLNS Rangalla

The 65th Navy Day reception was held at SLNS Rangalla on 19th December 2015 under the patronage of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne.

21 Dec 2015

Launching of the book, “We must have a Navy”, to coincide with the 65th Navy Day celebrations

The book, “We must have a Navy”, which speaks volumes about the Navy in Sri Lanka from a Crown Colony to a Sovereign Republic, written by Instructor Lieutenant Commander (retd) Somasiri Devendra was launched at the 65th Navy Day celebrations get-together held on 19th December 2015 at SLNS Rangalla.

21 Dec 2015

Annual get-together of the families of war heroes at SLN Dockyard

A family get-together of naval personnel killed and wounded in action were held at SLN Dockyard in Trincomalee on 18th December 2015.

19 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy declares open the newly built golf driving range at Welisara

The newly-built Aqua Golf Driving Range at the Welisara Naval Complex was declared open by the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne on 18th December 2015.

19 Dec 2015

Navy seize 5 kilograms of gold hidden inside a fishing boat

Naval troops attached to SLNS Thammanna of the North Central Command in a pre-dawn raid conducted on 18th November 2015 on information received, seized a haul of 5 kilograms of gold, which had been hidden inside a fiber glass dingy at the seas of North of Urumalai.

19 Dec 2015

State Minister of Defence declares open newly-constructed Sailors Married Quarters Complex at Welisara

The State Minister of Defence, Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene declared open the newly-constructed Sailors Married Quarters at the Welisara on 18th December 2015.

18 Dec 2015