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Navy Saves Sea Turtle’s Life

Naval troops attached to SLNS Welusumana of the Northern Naval Command on information received saved the life of a sea turtle, which had been illegally caught, on 10th February 2014.

12 Feb 2014

Sln Arrests 30 Indian Fishermen Poaching In Sri Lankan Waters

Naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 30 Indian fishermen along with 08 Indian fishing boats engaged in illegal fishing in the seas off Delft on 03rd February 2014.

04 Feb 2014

SLN Assists Repatriation Of 15 Indian Fishermen

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of fifteen Indian fishermen on 01st February 2014.

02 Feb 2014

SLN Arrests 19 Indian Fishermen Poaching In Sri Lankan Waters

Naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 19 Indian fishermen along with 05 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in bottom trawling in the seas off Delft on 01st February 2014.

02 Feb 2014

SLN Arrests 38 Indian Fishermen Poaching In Sri Lankan Waters

Naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 38 Indian fishermen along with 06 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in bottom trawling in the seas off Delft on 29th January 2014.

30 Jan 2014

SLN Assists Repatriation Of 69 Indian Fishermen

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of sixty-nine Indian fishermen with fifteen fishing boats on 29th January 2014.

29 Jan 2014

SLN Facilitates Repatriation Of 20 Released Sri Lankan Fishermen

Sri Lanka Navy facilitated the repatriation of 20 Sri Lanka fishermen who were released in accordance with the discussions between the governments of Sri Lanka and India.

27 Jan 2014

SLN assists repatriation of 111 indian fishermen

The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of the third batch of one hundred eleven Indian fishermen with fifteen fishing boats on 25th January 2014.

26 Jan 2014

SLN facilitates exchange of 2nd batch of released fishermen

Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the exchange of the second batch of Indian and Sri Lanka fishermen released in accordance with the discussions between the two governments. Seventy-one Indian fishermen with fifteen fishing boats were handed over to the Indian Coast Guard Ship “Samudra Paharedar” at the International Maritime Boundary Line off Kankasanthurei on 24th January 2014.

24 Jan 2014

Naval Troops Apprehend 02 Persons With 75 Kilograms Of Gelignite

Naval troops attached to SLNS Thambapanni of the North Western Naval Command on information received arrested 02 persons with a haul of explosive devices including 510 sticks of Gelignite weighing 75 kilograms in the general area Anamaduwa-Paramakandagama on 21st January 2014.

22 Jan 2014

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