Navy arrests 13 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

The Naval personnel attached to Eastern Naval Command, yesterday (16) arrested 13 local fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing with banned nets in the seas off Koduwakattumalai in Pulmudai.

17 Apr 2017

Another Reverse Osmosis plant declared open in Kayts

The Sri Lanka Navy, under the able leadership of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, conducts a wide range of community service projects for the benefit of the needy population in different parts of the country.

16 Apr 2017

Coast Guard assists to douse fire onboard two whale watching boats at Fisheries Harbour Mirissa

Sri Lanka Coast Guard in a joint operation with the Fire Brigade of Matara Municipal Council controlled the spread of fire broke out onboard two whale watching boats ‘Speed Liner’ and ‘Deep Blue’ owned by Ceylon Speed Liner Pvt Ltd at Fisheries Harbour Mirissa yesterday (14) .

15 Apr 2017

Coast Guard life savers rescue a woman drowning in sea off Gopalpuram

Sri Lanka Coast Guard life savers deployed at Gopalpuram rescued a woman drowning in the seas off Gopalpuram yesterday (14).

15 Apr 2017

Coast Guard life savers rescues two foreigners and one local at Mirissa and Hikkaduwa beaches

Sri Lanka Coast Guard life savers deployed at Lifesaving Posts Mirissa and Hikkaduwa, rescued two foreigners and one Sri Lankan who were being dragged out by the waves at sea off Mirissa and Hikkaduwa beaches at two separate locations yesterday (13).

14 Apr 2017

Navy recovers 20 kg of Kerala Cannabis in Delft

On receipt of intelligence information to the Northern Naval Command, a group of naval personnel recovered 20 kg of Kerala Cannabis abandoned in the beach area of Valliyar on the Delft Island, yesterday (12).

13 Apr 2017

Sri Lankan – Indian Navies conduct Joint Hydrographic Survey to upgrade Navigation Charts

Currently a joint hydrography survey is been conducted by the Sri Lankan and Indian navies, off the Southern coast of Sri Lanka, on-board Indian Naval survey vessel Darshak.

12 Apr 2017

Two books on psychology authored by Lieutenant Gunawardena launched

Family is the Supreme Bliss ‘පවුල ලොවේ උතුම්ම සම්පතයි’ and Practical Psychological Diagnosis ‘ප්‍රායෝගික මනෝ චිකිත්සාව’ two books authored by Lieutenant Vishanka Gunawardena were launched at the Admiral Somathilake Dissanayaka Auditorium at the Naval Headquarters today (12).

12 Apr 2017

Navy renders assistance to transfer wounded person for immediate medical treatment

On receipt of an information to the Coastal Observation Point, (COP) Pukkulam, the Navy rendered assistance to rush a wounded person for immediate medical treatment at the Silawathura Hospital today (12).

12 Apr 2017

SLNS Samudura and Suranimila arrive home after successful visit in India

Sri Lanka Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessels, SLNS ‘Samudura’ and SLNS ‘Suranimila’ which left for Cochin, India on a goodwill and and training mission on 04th of this month, returned to the Colombo port today (11) after a successful completion of tour events.

11 Apr 2017