SLN accords Guard of Honour to visiting New Zealand Prime Minister
 

The Sri Lanka Navy accorded a Guard of Honour comprising 3 naval officers and 79 sailors to the Prime Minister of New Zealand Right Honourable John Key, who is on a three-day official visit to Sri Lanka, at the Presidential Secretariat on 24th February 2016.

24 Feb 2016

Naval personnel arrest 12 persons engaged in illegal fishing
 
 

Naval personnel arrested 12 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing in three separate incidents on 23rd February 2016.

24 Feb 2016

Indian Navy’s Controller (WP & A) pays a courtesy calls on the Commander of the Navy
 

The Controller of Warship Production and Acquisition (CWP & A) of the Indian Navy, Vice Admiral GS Pabby paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters on 23rd February 2016.

23 Feb 2016

Navy and Coast Guard personnel rescue 4 persons drowning in sea off Gopalpuram
 

The naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijayaba and the life savers of the Sri Lanka Coast Guard rescued 4 persons drowning in the sea off Gopalpuram on 22nd February 2016.

23 Feb 2016

Navy apprehends two persons with 50 kilograms of gelignite
 

Naval troops attached to SLNS Gajaba of the North Central Naval Command apprehended two persons whilst transferring 500 sticks of gelignite weighing 50 kilograms in the general area of Wahamalgollewa in Madawachchiya on 22nd February 2016.

23 Feb 2016

Kachchativu Feast concludes strengthening Indo-Lanka friendship

The Sri Lanka Navy facilitated the conduct of the annual feast of the St. Anthony’s church in Kachchativu on a grand scale.

21 Feb 2016

Navy takes part in CISM Day Run 2016

This year's CISM Day Run organized by the Sri Lanka Air Force was held on 21st February 2016.

21 Feb 2016

Commander of the Navy declares open NNC's Squash Court
 

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne declared open the Northern Naval Command's squash court on 20th February 2016.

20 Feb 2016

SLN sports personnel clinch 57 medals at the 12th South Asian Games held in India
 

The sports personnel of the Sri Lanka Navy, who represented Sri Lanka at the 12th South Asian Games held in India, have brought fame to the motherland and honour to the Navy winning a tally of 57 medals which include 03 Gold, 25 Silver and 29 Bronze medals.

18 Feb 2016

Navy arrests three local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijaya in Kalpitiya arrested three local fishermen with an FGD engaged in illegal fishing between Mampuri and Sinnapadu sea areas on 16th February 2016.

17 Feb 2016