Sri Lanka Navy assists repatriation of 34 Indian Fishermen
 

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted the repatriation of 34 Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan custody today (24).

24 May 2016

Commander of the Navy participates in the opening ceremony of Gangarama 'Buddharashmi Vesak Zone'
 

The 2016 Buddha Rashmi Vesak Zone of Hunupitiya Gangarama was ceremonially declared open by His Excellency the President Maithreepala Sirisena and the Prime Minister Hon. Ranil Wickramasinghe at the temple premises on the Vesak Poya Day (21).

23 May 2016

Commander of the Navy visits the two Indian Naval Ships
 

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne today (23) visited onboard the two Indian Naval Ships INS Sutlej and INS Sunayna which arrived in Sri Lanka on 21st of this month.

23 May 2016

Navy renders assistance for the removal of Salvinia and Garbage clogged in Cannels leading to Kelani River
 

Due to the flood situation prevailed in Colombo and suburbs during last few days, the Canals which lead to the Kelani River were clogged with Salvinia and Garbage.

23 May 2016

Indian and Sri Lanka Navies conduct combined health camps for people affected by floods
 

A series of health camps were conducted by the Medical Officers along with Medical Assistants of the Sri Lanka Navy in Biyagama, Wellampitiya, Malwana, Mapitigama, Orugodawatta, Kaduwela and Awissawella areas from 20th to 22nd May 2016, in order to look into the health status of people who were affected by floods.

22 May 2016

Minister of Law & Order and Southern Development pays a visit to the Naval Headquarters Operations Room

Minister of Law & Order and Southern Development, Hon. Sagala Ratnayake paid an observational visit to the Navy’s Main Operations Room at the Naval Headquarters today (22).

22 May 2016

Navy continues to extend relief measures for flood victims
 

Continuously carrying out its relief measures for the flood victims, the Navy managed to rescue a total number of 22,675 people and transfer them to safe locations by this evening (21).

22 May 2016

Dialog Axiata PLC joins hands with Sri Lanka Navy to provide relief for people affected by floods
 

In order to control the deployment and movement of Flood Relief Boat Teams effectively and efficiently from the Naval Headquarters Main Operations Room, the Dialog Axiata PLC provided Sri Lanka Navy a Data Communication Network which tracks boats using G.P.S technology free of charge to be installed in the boats engaged in flood relief operations.

22 May 2016

Two Indian Naval Ships arrive at the Port of Colombo with relief material for people displaced by floods
 

As a result of the request made by His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena from the Indian Prime Minister Hon. Narendra Modi, two Indian Naval Ships, INS Sutlej and INS Sunayna arrived at the Port of Colombo today (21) with essential commodities to provide the much-needed relief measures for the people affected by extreme weather.

22 May 2016

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence pays a visit to the Naval Headquarters Operations Room
 

Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi paid an observational visit to the Navy’s Main Operations Room at the Naval Headquarters today (20).

21 May 2016