Lieutenant Commander (C) Inesh Preethimal assumes duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Jagatha

Lieutenant Commander (C) Inesh Preethimal assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of the Fast Gun Boat, SLNS Jagatha, today (31th December).

31 Dec 2019

Navy assists to raid two illegal cannabis chenas

Two cannabis chenas situated at two locations were discovered during a special combined operation conducted by Navy in coordination with Wildlife Conservation Department at Galkaduwa area in Sithulpauwa on 30 December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Naval diving operation to assist repairing the water sprinkler in Nuwarawewa, Kandy

Navy conducted a diving operation to repair the water sprinkler in Nuwarawewa, on 23 December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Navy assists to nab two drug traffickers

Navy in coordination with Police, apprehended two persons with about 2kg of Kerala Cannabis during a raid carried out at Allappidi area in Jaffna on 30th December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Two persons engaged in illegal fishing apprehended by Navy

Navy nabbed two (02) persons for engaging in illegal fishing in the seas off Batticoloa on 30th December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Navy’s diving operation carried out in Gregory Lake-Nuwara Eliya

The sluice gate of the Gregory Lake in Nuwara Eliya which was on non operational condition, was brought back to operational by the SL Navy, on 24th December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Person apprehended with a stock of chemical containing glyphosate

A suspect with a stock of chemical containing glyphosate was apprehended during a raid conducted by the Navy in coordination with Police at Galmaduwa area in Mahailukpallama, on 30th December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Navy apprehends a group of illegal migrants

Sri Lanka Navy apprehended 04 Sri Lankans who were on an illegal attempt to migrate via sea routes, were apprehended by the Navy during a special operation carried out at Padikei area in Trincomalee, on 30th December 2019.

31 Dec 2019

Illegal Sri Lankan immigrants from India held by Navy

SL Navy had received information about a boat which had embarked to the Delft island on 26th December 2019, with a group of Sri Lankan asylum seekers from India and Navy carried out a thorough operation for past few days regarding this matter.

30 Dec 2019

Inter-Command Drill Competition successfully concludes at Sampoor

The Inter-Command Drill Competition - 2019 was held at the main parade ground in SLNS Vidura in Sampoor on 28th December 2019. The event which was conducted for the 9th consecutive year, was graced by the Commander Eastern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Merril Wickramasinghe as the Chief Guest.

30 Dec 2019