Navy apprehends 12 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Gajaba located in Mannar in the North Central Naval Command arrested 12 local fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing activities using monofilament nets in the sea area off Kondampiddi yesterday (21).

22 Sep 2016

Commander of the Navy attends the International Seapower Symposium in the United States

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne attended the 22nd International Seapower Symposium (ISS) commenced yesterday (21) at Newport, Rhode Island, in the United States.

22 Sep 2016

Navy renders assistance to clean up garbage in Basawakkulama Tank in Anuradhapura
 

As part of its community service programmes operated on the directives of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, Sri Lanka Navy rendered assistance to clean up garbage in Basawakkulama Tank in Anuradhapura.

21 Sep 2016

Commander of the Navy meets United States Chief of Naval Operations and U.S. Pacific Fleet Commander

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne who is presently at Newport, Rhode Island, in the United States attending the 22nd International Seapower Symposium (ISS) from 21st to 23rd September 2016 met Admiral John M. Richardson, the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) of the US Navy and Admiral Scott H. Swift, the Commander US Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT).

21 Sep 2016

Navy apprehends a local fisherman engaged in illegal fishing
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Gajaba located in Mannar in the North Central Naval Command arrested a local fisherman who engaged in illegal fishing activity using monofilament nets in the sea area off Erukkulampiddi yesterday (20).

21 Sep 2016

Cormorant Strike concludes in Kokkilai Beach
 

The annual joint military exercise of the Sri Lanka armed forces 'Cormorant Strike’, organized by the Sri Lanka Army, successfully came to an end in Kokkilai beach area in Trincomalee today (20).

20 Sep 2016

Children of Maha Kashyapa Vidyalaya receive footwear from Commander of the Navy
 

As per the initiative of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, the second phase of the footwear distribution to the children in grade 1 to 5 of Maha Kashyapa Vidyalaya took place at the school premises yesterday (19).

20 Sep 2016

Navy apprehends a local fisherman engaged in illegal fishing
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Gajaba located in Mannar in the North Central Naval Command arrested a local fisherman who engaged in illegal fishing activities using monofilament nets in the sea area off Kondampiddi today (19).

19 Sep 2016

Navy grants one million rupees as death compensation
 

The Sri Lanka Navy donated one million rupees as death compensation under the Navy's healthcare scheme, "Naviru Saviya," to the wife of the late Engineering Mate GSS Abeyweera of the Engineering Branch in Regular Naval Force.

16 Sep 2016

Navy nabs a person with 8 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 

A group of naval personnel attached to SLNS Rangalla at Port of Colombo and SLNS Gemunu in Welisara, arrested a person who were transferring 8 kg of Kerala Cannabis in the general area of Kandana yesterday (15).

16 Sep 2016