Navy arrests twelve persons engaged in illegal fishing

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Mahaweli in coordination with the Fisheries Inspector - Trincomalee arrested 12 persons with 2 fishing vessels for engagement in illegal fishing in the seas off Mud Cove Pier in Trincomalee on 10th December 2015.

11 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy addresses student officers of DSCSC Course No. 9

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne addressed the student officers of the Course Number 9 at the Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) on 10th December 2015.

10 Dec 2015

Ten Indian fishermen arrested for poaching in Sri Lankan waters

Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard to arrest ten Indian fishermen along with an Indian fishing trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters east of Point Pedro on 09th December 2015.

10 Dec 2015

Religious ceremonies held at Dalada Maligawa in view of SLN’s 65th Anniversary

In view of the Sri Lanka Navy’s 65th anniversary, religious ceremonies were held at the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy on 08th and 09th December 2015

09 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy declares open NSV Computer Training Centre at SLNS Shilpa

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne declared open the Navy Seva Vanitha Computer Training Centre at SLNS Shilpa on 08th December 2015 at the invitation of the President of the Navy Seva Vanitha Unit, Mrs. Yamuna Wijegunaratne.

09 Dec 2015

Naval Pre-schools’ Annual Concert – 2015

The annual concert of the Naval Pre-schools of SLNS Gamunu, SLNS Tissa and SLNS Dakshina were held at the SLNS Parakrama auditorium on 06th December 2015.

08 Dec 2015

Annual get-together of the families of War Heroes at SLNS Pandukabaya

A family get-together of naval personnel killed and wounded in action were held at SLNS Pandukabaya in Poonewa on 06th December 2015.

07 Dec 2015

SLN holds a special cultural show for the crew of the visiting South Korean naval ship

Sri Lanka Navy held a special cultural show for the visiting South Korean naval ship, ROKS “Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin”, on 04th December 2015.

06 Dec 2015

All-night pirith chanting and mid-day alms giving at SLNS Gemunu in view of 65th Navy Day

An all-night pirith chanting ceremony followed by a mid-day alms giving was held at SLNS Gemunu in Welisara on 03rd and 04th December 2015 in view of the 65th Navy Day.

04 Dec 2015

Navy rescues an injured fisherman in southern seas

Sri Lanka Navy rescued an injured fisherman in the southern seas, on 02nd December 2015 in response to a request made by the Sri Lanka Coast Guard. He was brought to the Galle Harbour by Sri Lankan Naval Ship Jayasagara.

04 Dec 2015