Navy arrests eleven persons engaged in illegal fishing

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijaya in Kalpitiya arrested 11 persons with 3 Fiber Glass Dinghies (FGDs) on engagement in illegal fishing in the seas between Kudiramalai and Karaitivu on 03rd December 2015.

04 Dec 2015

Commanding Officer of ROKS “Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin” calls on Commander of the Navy

The Commanding Officer of the Republic of Korea Ship “Chungmugong Yi Sun Sin”, Captain Yoo, Jae-Man paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 03rd December 2015.

03 Dec 2015

Indian Chief of the Army Staff pays a courtesy call on Commander of the Navy

The Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) of the Indian Army, General Dalbir Singh Suhag paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 03rd December 2015.

03 Dec 2015

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

A special blood donation campaign was held at the Northern Naval Command Hospital in Kankesanturai on 2nd December 2015 in view of the 65th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy.

03 Dec 2015

Navy conducts Hindu Religious Ceremony in view of 65th anniversary

A special Hindu religious ceremony was conducted at Sri Ponnambalavaneshwarar Hindu Temple at Kotahena on 02nd December 2015 in view of the 65th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy.

02 Dec 2015

65th Navy Day Islamic Religious Ceremony

An Islamic religious ceremony was held in view of the Sri Lanka Navy’s 65th Anniversary at the Jummah Masjid Mosque at Chatham Street, Fort on 02nd December 2015.

02 Dec 2015

Joint Christian Commemoration & Thanksgiving Service held in view of 65th Navy anniversary

Sri Lanka Navy held a Joint Christian Commemoration and Thanksgiving Service at St. Lucia’s Cathedral in Colombo on 01st December in view of its 65th anniversary under the patronage of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne.

02 Dec 2015

Mission Commander of the PNS “SHAMSHEER” calls on Commander of the Navy

The Mission Commander of the Pakistan Naval Ship “SHAMSHEER”, Commodore Bilal Abdul Nasir accompanied by the ship’s Commanding Officer, Captain Syed Rizwan Khalid paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 01st December 2015.

01 Dec 2015

Interest-free loans granted to 400 senior sailors

Interest-free loans worth Rs. 500,000/= each were granted to 400 senior sailors at a function held under the patronage of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 01st December 2015.

01 Dec 2015