Navy organizes blood donation campaign at District General Hospital Hambantota

A blood donation campaign jointly organized by Naval Deployment – Hambantota and Blood Transfusion Unit of the District General Hospital Hambantota was held with the participation of naval personnel at the hospital premises on 01st April 2020.

02 Apr 2020

Navy apprehends two persons with explosive used for illegal fishing

Navy apprehended two (02) persons with explosive used for illegal fishing, during a patrol carried out in Kuchchaweli area on 01st April 2020.

02 Apr 2020

First group undergone quarantine period at Boosa Naval Base leaves the centre

The first group who had undergone quarantine period in the quarantine centre established by Navy at Boosa Naval Base, left the center after successful completion of their quarantine process, on 01st April 2020.

02 Apr 2020

Navy General Hospital (Colombo) introduces mechanism to deliver pharmaceutical drugs to naval personnel, family members and civil staff employees

As a result of the outbreak of COVID – 19, retired naval personnel, their spouses and family members of naval personnel and civil staff employees who receive treatment from the clinics of Navy General Hospital (Colombo) are facing numerous hardships as of now.

01 Apr 2020

Navy conducts more other disinfection programmes

In order to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus in the country, Sri Lanka Navy conducted number of disinfection programmes at Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation, Colombo North Teaching Hospital-Ragama, District Secretariat-Galle, Central Bank and Dedicated Economic Center -Meegoda during the period from 30th March to 01st April 2020.

01 Apr 2020

Person with heroin nabbed by Navy

Sri Lanka Navy apprehended a person with about 40mg of heroin at Mandalkuda area in Kalpitiya, today (01st April 2020).

01 Apr 2020

Navy held two persons for breaching curfew

Navy apprehended two persons who breached the curfew, during a foot patrol carried out in the area from Arugambay to Koththukal, on 31st March 2020.

01 Apr 2020

Navy-seized vessel carrying crystal methamphetamine and ketamine in high seas brought to Dikkowita fisheries harbour

Sri Lankan Navy launched a successful naval operation to seize a large consignment of drugs. This special operation was carried out by one of the Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessels in high seas about 463 nautical miles (835km) away from Sri Lankan shores.

01 Apr 2020

Navy apprehends group of persons engaged in illegal fishing.

Navy apprehended a group of persons for engaging in illegal fishing, during a patrol carried out in the seas off Arisimale in Pulmudai, on 31stMarch 2020.

01 Apr 2020

Navy apprehends person in possession of explosives used for fishing and Kerala cannabis

During a search conducted in the beach area of Poduwakattu on 31st March 2020, the Navy apprehended a person in possession of explosives used for illegal fishing. The suspect also had Kerala cannabis with him as the apprehension was made.

01 Apr 2020