Navy apprehends seven local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing
 

Naval personnel apprehended 7 local fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing activities in two separate incidents.

26 Apr 2016

Navy arrests a person with 8 kg of Kerala Cannabis in his possession
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Thammanna in Mannar of North Central Naval Command arrested a person with 8 kg of Kerala Cannabis in his possession, in Urumunei today (25).

25 Apr 2016

Commander of the Navy attends the Dawn Service of the “ANZAC Day” Commemoration

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne took part in the Dawn Service of the “ANZAC Day” commemoration at the Great War Cross of Sacrifice in Borella Cemetery this morning (25), at the invitation of the High Commissioner for Australia in Sri Lanka, His Excellency Bryce Hutchesson.

25 Apr 2016

Navy arrests nine local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing activities
 

Naval personnel onboard P 490 Fast Attack Craft attached to SLNS Uttara in Kankesanthurai of Northern Naval Command, arrested 9 local fishermen who engaged in illegal harvesting of sea cucumbers in between Chundikulam and Chalei sea area yesterday (24).

25 Apr 2016

Underwater humanitarian assistance by Sri Lanka Navy Divers
 

Assistance of Navy Divers was rendered under the leadership of LCdr (CDO) DMRE Dissanayaka to recover a body of an elderly male person drowned in the deep well today (24), widely known as bottomless well in Nilavarai, Jaffna.

24 Apr 2016

Navy arrests thirty-two local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing activities
 

Naval personnel onboard P 465 and P 437 Fast Attack Craft attached to SLNS Uttara in Kankesanthurai of Northern Naval Command, arrested 30 local fishermen who engaged in illegal harvesting of sea cucumbers in between Chundikulam and Vettalakerni sea area yesterday (23).

24 Apr 2016

Navy extends financial assistance to a student who passed the G.C.E. O/L Examination with flying colours
 

Tharushi Anjalika the daughter of Sri Lanka Navy’s retired Master Chief Petty Officer Adhikaramlage Indika, who achieved the 7th place in all island ranking of GCE O/L examination, was awarded with a sum of Rs. 100,000 to be used for her higher education purposes.

23 Apr 2016

The Commander of US Navy’s Special Operations Command in the Pacific Ocean Region pays a courtesy call on Commander of the Navy

The Commander of US Navy’s Special Operation Command in the Pacific Ocean Region, Rear Admiral Colin Kilrain paid a courtesy call on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters today (22).

22 Apr 2016

Navy arrests three local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing activities
 

Naval personnel onboard P 4444 Fast Attack Craft attached to SLNS Uttara in Kankesanthurai of Northern Naval Command, arrested three persons who were transferring illegally caught 10 sea cucumbers to the shore yesterday (21).

22 Apr 2016

Navy apprehends 6 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing
 

Naval personnel apprehended 6 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing in two separate incidents on 20th April 2016.

21 Apr 2016