Seventy seven (77) Navy Marine personnel pass out in Sampoor, Trincomalee

On successful completion of their training, 77 SL Navy Marines, including 5 officers and 72 sailors, belonging to the 1st Marine Battalion’s ‘D’ – Company passed out at SLNS Vidura in Sampoor, Trincomalee yesterday (12th October).

13 Oct 2018

INS ‘Rajput’ sets sail from Colombo harbour
 

Concluding her two day official visit in Sri Lanka, the Indian Naval Ship (INS) ‘Rajput’ set sail from the Colombo harbour yesterday (12th October).

13 Oct 2018

INS ‘Rajput’ arrives at the Port of Colombo
 

The Indian Naval Ship (INS) ‘Rajput’ arrived at the Port of Colombo today (11th October) on a goodwill visit.

11 Oct 2018

Rear Admiral Hemachandra Kularathna bids adieu to Navy

The Director Naval Dental Services, Rear Admiral Hemachandra Kularathna bade farewell to his 27-year-long illustrious naval career today (10th October). Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy, Rear Admiral Piyal de Silva along with Director Generals of the Navy extended best wishes to the retiring officer who is celebrating his 60th birthday today.

10 Oct 2018

Navy assists restoration of normalcy in affected communities following inclement weather
 

In response to the emergencies following the adverse weather condition in the island, Sri Lanka Navy has deployed 18 relief teams, 13 dinghies and 2 Emergency Rescue Boats in the Southern and Western provinces.

10 Oct 2018

US - SL Navies rescue 7 fishermen stranded in southern seas
 

Sri Lanka Naval Ship (SLNS) Jayasagara attached to the Southern Naval Command,with the assistance of the USA Navy rescued 7 fishermen in distress, aboard a fishing boat with an engine failure, off the Galle harbour yesterday (09th October).

10 Oct 2018

Navy continues flood relief operations
 

Responding to the emergencies following the adverse weather condition in the island, Sri Lanka Navy has deployed 14 relief teams, 11 dinghies and 2 Emergency Rescue Boats in the Southern and Western provinces.

09 Oct 2018

Navy’s assistance in providing relief measures for people affected by extreme weather
 

Under the directives of the Office of CDS and on information released by the Disaster Management Centre, Sri Lanka Navy’s relief teams are in action to provide assistance to the distressed people following the inclement weather in Southern and Western provinces in the island.

09 Oct 2018

Navy assists to apprehend four (4) persons for engaging in illegal activities
 

Sri Lanka Navy assisted to apprehend 4 persons engaged in illegal acts at various locations in the island during the past few days. These suspects were held for engaging in illegal fishing.

09 Oct 2018

Inter Command Badminton Tournament 2018
 

The Inter Command Badminton Tournament 2018 was held at the Naval and Maritime Academy, Trincomalee from 1st to 5th October 2018 with the participation of more than 125 players from all Naval Commands. Meanwhile, the tournament returned to Trincomalee after 14 long years.

08 Oct 2018