Navy recovers the body of a foreigner dragged underwater by a crocodile
 

The Navy was able to recover the body of a foreigner who had been snatched by a crocodile today(14 September).

15 Sep 2017

Navy Commander observes Cormorant Strike VIII FTX
 

The joint tri-services Field Training Exercise (FTX), 'Cormorant Strike VIII - 2017', organized by the Sri Lanka Army for the 8th consecutive year, is taking place covering the Eastern Province. The State Minister of Defence, Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene and the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne, PC, were also present today (14 September 2017) to witness the troops in action staging a simulated multi-pronged joint amphibious attack on enemy hideouts.

14 Sep 2017

Commander of the Navy meets Archbishop of Colombo
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The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah met the Archbishop of Colombo, His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith and received his blessings at the Bishop House in Colombo today (13 September 2017).

13 Sep 2017

SLN’s 4RU personnel rescue 02 persons drowning in Gregory Lake
 

Naval personnel attached to the Sri Lanka Navy’s Rapid Response Rescue and Relief Unit (4RU) rescued two persons from drowning in the Gregory Lake in Nuwara Eliya yesterday (12 September 2017).

13 Sep 2017

NSVU warmly welcomes new President
 

The members of the Navy Seva Vanitha Unit (NSVU) warmly welcomed its new President, Mrs. Thiruni Sinniah during a ceremony held at the Navy Headquarters today (12 September 2017).

12 Sep 2017

Training module on PM CCSMEE commences in Welisaraී
 

A training module on Preventive Medicine and Casualty Care Subject Matter Expert Exchange got off the ground at the naval base SLNS Gemunu in Welisara yesterday (11 September 2017). The US Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC) is conducting the training engagement for the personnel of the Sri Lanka Navy.

12 Sep 2017

Commander of the Navy pays homage to Madhu Church
 

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah along with his spouse Mrs. Thiruni Sinniah visited the historic Madhu Shrine in Mannar and paid homage to the Madhu Matha on 10th September 2017.

12 Sep 2017

Turkish Defence Attaché calls on Commander of the Navy
 

The Defence Attaché of the Embassy of Republic of the Turkey, Colonel Kemal Kahraman called on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah at the Navy Headquarters today (12 September 2017).

12 Sep 2017

Navy apprehends 12 Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters
 

Naval personnel onboard Fast Attack Craft and SLNS Ranawickrama attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol apprehended 12 Indian fishermen along with their 2 fishing trawlers for poaching in the Sri Lankan territorial waters about 2 nautical miles North-east of the Kachchativu Island yesterday (11 August 2017).

12 Sep 2017

Head of ICRC in Sri Lanka calls on Commander of the Navy
 

The head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Sri Lanka, Mrs. Claire Meytraud called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah at the Navy Headquarters in Colombo today (11 September 2017).

11 Sep 2017