Two (02) suspects with cannabis apprehended by Navy

Naval personnel attached to the Southern Naval Command in coordination with STF troops in Dikwella apprehended 2 suspects with 120g of cannabis, during a raid carried out in Dikwella area, yesterday (16th February).

17 Feb 2019

Navy recovers dead body of drowned person

Navy recovered a dead body of a person who went missing while bathing at Kelani River today (17th February).

17 Feb 2019

SLNS ‘Sayurala’ plays its part at recently concluded exercise AMAN-19

Sri Lanka Navy Ship (SLNS) ‘Sayurala’ left for Pakistan from the Colombo harbour on 02nd February to take part in the naval exercise AMAN 2019, the biennial exercise hosted by the Pakistan Navy.

17 Feb 2019

Navy-organized CISM Day Run to be flagged off at Colombo lighthouse tomorrow

The CISM Day Run, one of the key annual events of the International Military Sports Council organized with the participation of its member countries, is scheduled to be flagged off at the Colombo lighthouse tomorrow (18th February) at 6.00 a.m.

17 Feb 2019

Navy assists to bring ashore injured fisherman

A Fast Attack Craft (FAC) of the Southern Naval Command rendered assistance to bring an injured fisherman on a multiday fishing trawler to the Hambantota fisheries harbour for immediate treatment today (16th February).

16 Feb 2019

Navy lift all-around championship at National Canoe Sprint Championship-2019

Sri Lanka Navy Canoeing Pool emerged with the overall championship with clinching both men and women categories at the National Canoe Sprint Championship-2019 which worked off on the waters of Diyawannawa from 13th to 16th February.

16 Feb 2019

Navy foils several illegal migration attempts and apprehends 38 suspects

Sri Lanka Navy in coordination with the Special Task Force carried out several joint operations in several regions in the island on 14th and 15th February and arrested 38 suspects who were attempting to illegally migrate via sea route.

16 Feb 2019

Navy apprehends 07 persons for engaging in illegal fishing

A group of naval personnel attached to the Northwestern Naval Command, during night patrol, arrested 07 persons for practicing the banned method of light-coarse fishing in Sinnapadu sea area last night (15th February).

16 Feb 2019

Navy apprehends two persons for illegal transportation of cattle

A troop of Naval personnel attached to the North Western Naval Command apprehended two persons who were transferring a cow and a calf on a Dimo Batta lorry covering it with blue polythene, on the road in front of the main gate of SLNS Barana, yesterday (15th February 2019).

16 Feb 2019

Unauthorized fishing nets cast in Batticaloa lagoon area taken into naval custody

Naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval Command took 05 unauthorized nylon fishing nets (150 feet each) into custody, cast in the Batticaloa lagoon area today (16th February).

16 Feb 2019