A delegation of China National Defence University visits Southern Naval Command

A delegation of China National Defence University headed by Lieutenant General Ziao Tian Liang who are on an official tour to Sri Lanka visited Southern Naval Command, yesterday (20th June). Upon the arrival, they were received to the Southern Naval Command, according a Guard of Honour in compliance with naval traditions.

21 Jun 2018

Northern Naval Command appreciated in concurrent with World Blood Donor Day

In view of World Blood Donor Day, a felicitation ceremony for blood donors of their yeoman service to the world, was held under the patronage of Ministry of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine and Sri Lanka Blood Bank, at ‘Nelum Pokuna’ auditorium on 14th June 2018. The blood donors and mobile campaign organizers were felicitated in appreciation of their altruistic endeavours in blood donation.

21 Jun 2018

Eight persons engaged in Illegal acts apprehended with Navy’s assistance

During the past few days, eight (08) persons who engaged in illegal acts at several locations in the island were apprehended by Sri Lanka Navy.

20 Jun 2018

Commanding Officer of French naval ship ‘Surcouf’ calls on Commander of the Navy

Commander Christine Ribbe, the Commanding Officer of French naval ship ‘Surcouf’ which arrived in Sri Lanka today (18 June 2018), called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe at the Naval Headquarters.

18 Jun 2018

Two French naval ships arrive at port of Colombo

The naval ships ‘Dixmude’ and ‘Surcouf’ belonging to the French Navy arrived at the port of Colombo this morning (18 June 2018) on a goodwill visit.

18 Jun 2018

SLNS Sagara celebrates its 12th anniversary

SLNS Sagara, one of the Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) of the Sri Lanka Navy celebrated its 12th anniversary yesterday (16 June 2018).

17 Jun 2018

Navy assists to conduct annual feast mass of St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade

The annual feast mass of St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade was held on 13th June 2018 with the participation of a large number of Catholic devotees across the island.

15 Jun 2018

05 fishers stranded in northern seas rescued by Navy

Sri Lanka Navy Ship Sayurala, while patrolling in the northern seas, yesterday (14 June 2018) rescued 05 fishermen stranded at sea off Point Pedro due to an engine failure of their fishing vessel.

15 Jun 2018

Australian Defence Attaché calls on Commander Western Naval Area

The Defence Attaché of the Australian High Commission in Sri Lanka, Group Captain Sean Unwin called on the Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, at the Western Naval Command Headquarters in Colombo today (13th June).

13 Jun 2018

Colombo Supercross 2018 to be flagged off in Welisara on 24 June

Colombo Supercross 2018, the motor sports event organized by the Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) partnering with the Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders (SLARDAR), is scheduled to be flagged off on 24 June 2018 at the motocross and gravel racing track in Welisara.

13 Jun 2018