Northern Naval Command conducts a field medical clinic on Mandativu Island
 

As part of the Sri Lanka Navy’s community development and social responsibility project, the Northern Naval Command conducted a field health clinic at the St. Peter's Church on Mandativu Island yesterday (16), under the guidance of Commander Northern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Piyal De Silva.

17 Oct 2016

Navy apprehends 4 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Vijaya located in Kalpitiya in the North Western Naval Command arrested 4 local fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing activities using monofilament nets in the seas between Uchchamunai and Ippantivu yesterday (16).

17 Oct 2016

Inter Command Combat Competition 2016 held in Poonewa
 
 

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne was the Chief Guest at the Inter Command Combat Competition 2016 which culminated with a shooting competition, at the Firing Range of SLNS Shiksha in Poonewa today (16).

16 Oct 2016

Eight fishermen arrested for engaging in illegal fishing
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Gajaba located in Mannar belonging to North Central Naval Command, arrested 8 fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing activities using explosives in the sea area off Pallimunai yesterday (15).

16 Oct 2016

Navy arrests a person with 6 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 

During a raid carried out by the naval personnel attached to SLNS Gemunu located in Welisara belonging to the Western Naval Command, in coordination with Peliyagoda Police arrested a suspect with 6 kg of Kerala Cannabis today (15).

15 Oct 2016

Nine fishermen apprehended for harvesting sea cucumbers without license
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Uththara located in Kankesanthurai in Northern Naval Command arrested 9 local fishermen while harvesting sea cucumbers, without a valid license, in the sea area north of Point Pedro today (15).

15 Oct 2016

Three suspects including an Indian apprehended with 36 kg of Kerala Cannabis and a stock of drugs

Naval personnel onboard SLNS Ranajaya attached to Northern Naval Command, arrested 3 suspects including an Indian national who attempted to smuggle 36 kg of Kerala Cannabis and a stock of drugs into the country by means of a dinghy in the seas off Delft Island yesterday (14).

15 Oct 2016

Navy nabs three persons with 103 kg of Kerala Cannabis
 

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Agbo located in Madagal in Northern Naval Command, arrested three persons for having 103 kg of Kerala Cannabis in their possession, in the general area of Sendamkulam today (15).

15 Oct 2016

Navy offers two Reverse Osmosis plants for community use in Medirigiriya
 

Going by the directives of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, Sri Lanka Navy has been implementing a wide range of community service programmes focusing on the civilian population.

15 Oct 2016

Passing out of 42 Naval Artificers of the 12th Artificer Intake
 

Forty two (42) naval artificer apprentices belonging to the 12th artificer intake of the Sri Lanka Navy passed out at the parade ground of the Naval Institute of Technology at SLNS Thakshila located in Welisara yesterday (14), after the successful completion of their basic training.

15 Oct 2016