US Deputy Assistant Secretary calls on Commander of the Navy

The United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence, Ms Amy Searight called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 18th December 2015.

18 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy declares open the NR&D Wing at Welisara

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne declared open the new building of the Naval Research and Development Wing at the Welisara Naval Complex on 18th December 2015.

18 Dec 2015

Nineteen SLN officers graduate from DSCSC Course No. 9

The graduation ceremony of the Course No. 09 of the Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) was held at the main auditorium of the DSCSC on 17th December 2015 with the State Minister of Defence, Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene gracing the occasion as the chief guest.

18 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 an Indian fishing trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters North West of Delft island on 17th December 2015.

17 Dec 2015

British Naval and Air Adviser calls on Commander of the Navy

The British Naval and Air Adviser to Sri Lanka Captain, Stuart Borland, called on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 15th December 2015.

15 Dec 2015

Navy Ball 2015 a grand success

Steeped in rich traditions and customs unique to a sea going arm, the Sri Lanka Navy is second to none when it comes to socialization and quality entertainment.

14 Dec 2015

Naval troops arrest a persons with 90 kilograms of sambur meat

Naval troops attached to SLNS Barana of the North Western Naval Command on information received arrested a person with 90 kilograms of sambur meat in the general area of Karuwalakuda on 13th December 2015.

14 Dec 2015

Navy beat CH & FC

Navy Sports Club beat Colombo Hockey and Football Club (CH & FC) 67–6 in their first round Dialog Inter-club ‘A’ division league rugby match, which was worked off at the Race Course Ground in Colombo on 12th December 2015.

12 Dec 2015

Navy flag blessing ceremony held at the sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi

In view of the 65th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy, a flag blessing ceremony was held at the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura on 12th December 2015 under the patronage of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne.

12 Dec 2015

Western Naval Command conducts a special blood donation campaign in view of SLN’s 65th anniversary

In view of the 65th anniversary celebrations of the Sri Lanka Navy, a special blood donation campaign was held at the Western Naval Command Hospital in Welisara on 10th December 2015.

12 Dec 2015