68th anniversary of SLN celebrated in Hawaii on high note

The ship’s company of P 626 which is currently in the port of Honolulu in Hawaii, USA had taken part in several events organized to coincide with the 68th anniversary celebrations of the Sri Lanka Navy.

12 Dec 2018

SLN Midshipmen at Admiral Cup Regatta 2018 in India

The ninth edition of Admiral’s Cup Sailing Regatta organized by the Indian Naval Academy in Ezhimala was held at Ettikulam Beach from 02nd to 06th December 2018 on high note.

11 Dec 2018

Navy held 5 persons engaged in illegal acts

Sri Lanka Navy assisted to apprehend 5 persons engaged in illegal acts at various locations in the island during the past few days.

11 Dec 2018

Sri Lanka Navy proudly celebrates its 68th anniversary today

The 68th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy which boasts of an illustrious history falls today (09th December 2018). A series of programmes organized to mark the anniversary celebrations of the ‘Golden Fence around the Nation’ – Sri Lanka Navy got underway during the past couple of weeks under the expert guidance and directives of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe. As such, a number of celebratory events were held giving prominence to religious and social welfare activities and time-honoured naval customs and traditions.

09 Dec 2018

36 Midshipmen commissioned as Naval Officers at Naval & Maritime Academy in Trincomalee

Upon completion of their basic training, thirty four (34) Midshipmen belonging to the 58th Cadet Entry intake and two (02) Midshipmen of the 56th Cadet Entry intake passed out at a colourful commissioning parade held at the main parade ground of the Naval & Maritime Academy (NMA) in Trincomalee yesterday (07th December).

09 Dec 2018

Islamic prayers shower blessings on 68th anniversary of Navy

In parallel with a series of events organized for the upcoming 68th anniversary of the Sri Lanka Navy, Islamic religious observances were performed at the Fort Jumma Mosque on Chatham Street on 06th December.

08 Dec 2018

Hindu religious programme held to invoke blessings on 68th Navy Day

A Hindu religious programme to invoke blessings on the Sri Lanka Navy’s 68th anniversary which falls on 09th December, was held at the Shri Ponnambalawaneswaram Kovil in Colombo on 05th December.

08 Dec 2018

SLN Inter-command Boxing Tournament 2018

The Inter-command Boxing Tournament 2018 of the Sri Lanka Navy was held at the Eastern Naval Command in Trincomalee from 27th to 30th November.

08 Dec 2018

Navy wins the National Wrestling Championship for the 18th consecutive year

The National Wrestling Championship which was organized by the National Wrestling Federation, was held at Jeyaraj Fernandopulle Indoor Stadium in Kadolkele, Negombo from 4th to 6th December.

05 Dec 2018

Blessings invoked on Navy flags at sacred Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi

A colourful ceremony to invoke blessings on naval flags was held at Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura, under the patronage of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe, on 02nd and 03rd December.

05 Dec 2018