Navy arrests 2 fishermen while transferring sea cucumbers illegally
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijaya located in Kalpitiya in Northwestern Naval Command arrested two local fishermen who were illegally transferring sea cucumbers in the coastal area of Erambugodella yesterday (23).

24 Aug 2016

Navy and Coast Guard personnel rescue 3 persons drowning in the sea off Gopalpuram
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijayaba in Nilaweli and the lifesavers of the Sri Lanka Coast Guard rescued 3 persons who were drowning in the seas off Gopalpuram on 23rd August 2016.

24 Aug 2016

His Excellency the President Chief Guest at the Closing Ceremony of Defence Services Games – 2016

The Defence Services Games – 2016 which is organized biennially in view of honing the sporting talents of tri-service sportsmen and women came to an exciting finish at the New Gymnasium of Panagoda Army Camp yesterday (22).

23 Aug 2016

Navy arrests twenty-two local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijayaba located in Nilaweli belonging to the Eastern Naval Command arrested 22 persons who engaged in illegal fishing practices using unauthorized nets in Nilaweli sea area yesterday (22).

23 Aug 2016

Navy apprehends local fishermen for harvesting sea cucumbers without license

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Welusumana located in Mandativu in Northern Naval Command managed to apprehend 2 local fishermen for harvesting sea cucumbers in the seas off Kalmunai Point and Mandativu Island yesterday (22). During the arrest 7 sea cucumbers, 2 pairs of diving fins and 2 diving masks were taken into custody.

23 Aug 2016

US Secretary of the Navy visits Naval Dockyard in Trincomalee
 
 

The United States Secretary of the Navy, Hon Ray Mabus visited the Naval Dockyard, Trincomalee today (22) to witness the ongoing bilateral training between the Sri Lanka and US Navies.

22 Aug 2016

Navy ruggerites records impressive performance at second edition of Western Province Rugby Sevens
 

Sri Lanka Navy ‘A’ ruggerites clinched the second edition of the Western Province Rugby Sevens title with complete ease, beating the Havelocks ‘A’ by 32 to 10 points.

21 Aug 2016

Navy apprehends two persons with 33 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Kanchadeewa located in Kayts in the Northern Naval Command apprehended two persons, with 33 kg of Kerala Cannabis in their possession, in the general area of Iyakachchi today (20).

20 Aug 2016

Navy rescues 5 fishermen in distress
 
 

On receipt of information from the Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre, the merchant vessel “MV Eternity” had rescued 5 Sri Lankan fishermen who were in distress in the seas 168 Nautical Miles off Little Basses Light House on 18th August 2016.

20 Aug 2016

Navy arrests three persons with 101 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 

Naval personnel of Special Boat Squadron attached to SLNS Uththara located in Kankesanthure in the Northern Naval Command apprehended three persons who were transporting 101 kg of Kerala Cannabis in the general area of Manalkadu today (20).

20 Aug 2016