His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa, the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, has appointed Rear Admiral Jayantha Perera RWP, VSV, USP, ndc, psc, as the new Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy and promoted him to the 3-star rank of Vice Admiral with effect from 01st July 2014.
01 Jul 2014
The President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces His Excellency Mahinda Rajapaksa has been pleased to promote Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage to the rank of Admiral with effect from 28th June 2014.
28 Jun 2014
Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage paid farewell calls on Chief of Defence Staff, General Jagath Jayasuriya, Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake, Commander of the Air Force, Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke and Inspector General of Police NK Illangakoon on 26th June 2014.
27 Jun 2014
As part of Sri Lanka Navy’s Community development and social responsibility project, a field health clinic was held at Our Lady of Assumption church on 22nd June and a blood donation campaign was held at SLNS Theraputta on 25th June 2014 under the patronage of Commander North Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Dayananda Nanayakkara.
27 Jun 2014