Naval personnel of Northern Command donate blood at Jaffna Teaching Hospital

In parallel with the celebration of Vesak festival, a special blood donation campaign conducted by the staff members of the Jaffna Teaching Hospital took place at the hospital premises on 28 April 2018.

30 Apr 2018

Inter-command sea swimming competition held in Trincomalee

The inter-command sea swimming competition which consisted of a 2km swim was successfully held at the Nicholson Cove seas yesterday (28 April 2018) with the participation of over 450 male and female swimmers.

29 Apr 2018

‘Sarvagna Dathu’ Relics carried in procession to NHQ

For the worship of devotees attending the Vesak Zone organized under the auspices of Sirasa Media Network, the ‘Sarvagna Dathu’ Relics’ were brought via sea from the premises of the Sri Paramananda Rajamaha Viharaya, Galle to the Naval Headquarters in Colombo yesterday (28 April 2018).

29 Apr 2018

Pacific Partnership 2018 inaugurates at Naval Dockyard Trincomalee

The inaugural ceremony of Pacific Partnership 2018 was held on a grand manner at Naval Dockyard, Trincomalee in the Eastern Naval Command, yesterday (25th April).

26 Apr 2018

Navy becomes overall champ of National Canoe Sprint Championship

Sri Lanka Navy Canoeing Pool emerged with the overall championship and other several positions at the 2nd National Canoe Sprint Championship which worked off on the waters of Diyawannawa on 23rd and 24th April.

26 Apr 2018

Navy successfully concludes the Lifesaving Training Mission in Kilali lagoon

A training mission extended for lifesaving was successfully conducted at Sangupiddi area in the Kilali lagoon by Naval personnel attached to the Special Boat Squadron (SBS), Rapid Action Boat Squadron (RABS) and the Diving Unit of SL Navy in collaboration with the officers and sailors of SLNS Welusumana, on last 24th of April.

26 Apr 2018

USNS Mercy arrives at port of Trincomalee

USNS Mercy, the lead ship of her class of hospital ships in the United States Navy arrived at the port of Trincomalee today (25 April 2018) as part of the ongoing annual multilateral Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HA/DR) preparedness mission - Pacific Partnership 2018.

25 Apr 2018

SLNS Sagara leaves for Indonesia to attend “Exercise Komodo -2018”

Sri Lanka Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessel SLNS Sagara left for Indonesia from the port of Trincomalee today (24 April 2018) to attend the Multilateral Naval Exercise “Komodo” and “International Fleet Review” (IFR) 2018.

24 Apr 2018

Russian Naval ship departs Colombo harbour

The Russian Navy Ship ‘Perekop’ which arrived at the port of Colombo on 18th April on a goodwill visit, departed the Colombo harbour on successful completion of their tour events Yesterday (22nd April).

23 Apr 2018

14 persons apprehended by Navy for engaging in illegal activities

Sri Lanka Navy apprehended 14 persons engaged in illegal activities during the past few days in several locations the country.

23 Apr 2018