Navy apprehends 9 illegal migrants heading towards Australia
 

The naval personnel onboard the Fast Attack Craft P 475, apprehended 9 Sri Lankans who were on an attempt heading towards Australia at 0600 hrs on 19th April 2016 in the seas 30 NMs West of Negambo.

19 Apr 2016

Indian Naval Ships held a grand reception onboard while on a training visit to Sri Lanka
 

Displaying the warm hospitality the Indian Naval Ships; INS Tir, Sujatha and Coast Guard Ship Varuna, a colourful reception was held onboard INS Tir last evening (18).

19 Apr 2016

Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy pays a courtesy call on Commander of the Navy
 

The Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy, Vice Admiral Girish Luthra who arrived in Sri Lanka on 14th of this month on a six-day official visit, paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters today (18).

18 Apr 2016

Officer Under Trainees of Sri Lanka and Indian Navies engage in sporting activities and a variety show at Welisara

The Officer Under Trainees (OUTs) of Sri Lanka and Indian Navies took part in several sporting events, held at the sports ground of SLNS Gemunu Welisara, organized in view of strengthening the relationship and camaraderie among the OUTs of the two navies.

16 Apr 2016

Officer Under Trainees of Sri Lanka and Indian navies engage in a beach cleaning activity

The Officer Under Trainees (OUTs) belonging to the Sri Lanka Navy and Indian Navy’s First Training Squadron, onboard INS Tir, INS Sujata and Indian Coast Guard Ship Varuna who arrived in Sri Lanka on 15th April 2016 on a training visit, engaged in a series of joint-exercises today (16).

16 Apr 2016

Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of the Southern Naval Command of Indian Navy visits Trincomalee
 

The Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of the Southern Command of Indian Navy, Vice Admiral and Mrs Girish Luthra, who are on a six-day official visit in Sri Lanka, toured the Naval Dockyard Trincomalee yesterday (15).

16 Apr 2016

Sri Lanka Navy Divers Training in Guam
 
 

A twenty member Sri Lanka Navy diving squad is presently undergoing diving training with the US Navy sailors from the Explosive Ordinance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 5 in Guam.

15 Apr 2016

Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy attends the wreath – laying ceremony at IPKF Memorial
 

The Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of the Southern Naval Command of the Indian Navy, Vice Admiral and Mrs. Girish Luthra who are currently in Sri Lanka on a six-day official visit, arrived at the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) Memorial in Battaramulla on 15th April 2016 to attend the wreath – laying ceremony and pay tribute to the Indian war heroes.

15 Apr 2016

Indian Navy’s “First Training Squadron” arrives at the Port of Colombo
 

The Indian Navy’s “First Training Squadron” which is comprised of Indian Naval Ship (INS) Tir, INS Sujatha and Coast Guard Ship Varuna, arrived at the Port of Colombo today (15) on a training visit.

15 Apr 2016

Sri Lanka Navy assists Repatriation of 3 Indian Fishermen
 

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted the repatriation of three Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan custody on 13th April 2016.

13 Apr 2016