Navy plants 2000 mangrove saplings to celebrate World Ozone Day

Sri Lanka Navy in collaboration with the Department of Coastal Conservation, Department of Forest which are under governance of Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment, Gas Resources Conservation & Ozone Unit and the Fisheries Associations, planted 2000 mangrove saplings at Sali lagoon in Trincomalee to celebrate World Ozone Day, on 15th October 2019.

16 Oct 2019

SLNS Tissa proudly celebrates its 62nd anniversary

SLNS Tissa belonging to the Eastern Naval Command proudly celebrated its 62nd anniversary on 15th October 2019.

16 Oct 2019

Navy finds few explosive items in Mandathivu area

Navy found few explosive items during a search conducted in Mandathivu area, on 15th October 2019.

16 Oct 2019

Navy recovers a banned net in Gopalapuram area

SL Navy recovered an unauthorized fishing net, during a patrol carried out at Gopalapuram area in Trincomalee, on 15th October 2019.

16 Oct 2019

Navy calls media briefing to announce arrangements of forthcoming Galle Dialogue 2019

A media briefing on ‘Galle Dialogue 2019’, the International Maritime Conference was held at the Naval Headquarters today (15th October). The media briefing chaired by Chief of Staff of Navy, Rear Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne was attended by a host of local and foreign media personnel. The conference is scheduled to be held in Colombo on 21st and 22nd October 2019.

15 Oct 2019

Sri Lanka Navy General Hospital(Colombo) awarded “CarbonNeutral Operations” certification as the first ever hospital in Asia

The internationally acclaimed “CarbonNeutral Operations” certificate which was granted to Sri Lanka Navy General Hospital(Colombo) through an assessment conducted by Carbon Consulting Company (Pvt) Ltd., was awarded to the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva at a ceremony held in Navy Headquarters, Colombo, today ( 15th October 2019).

15 Oct 2019

Navy renders assistance to conduct Katina Puja ceremony of Sangamiththa Viharaya, Dambakolapatuna

The annual Katina Puja ceremony of Sangamiththa Viharaya at Dambakolapatuna in Jaffna was held with the assistance provided by the Navy on 13th and 14th October 2019.

15 Oct 2019

Navy finds 70kg of fish caught using explosive

SL Navy found 70kg of fish which were caught by using explosive in Sinnaweli area, Trincomalee on 14th October 2019.

15 Oct 2019

Commander of the Navy returns home after attending RAN Sea Power Conference 2019

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva attended the Sea Power Conference 2019 organized by the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and the 6th Meeting of Sri Lanka-Australia Joint Working Group on People Smuggling.

14 Oct 2019

Navy recovers banned nets in Ilankanthai and Kalladichenai areas

SL Navy recovered three (03) unauthorized fishing nets, during a patrol carried out in Ilankanthai and Kalladichenai areas today ( 14th October 2019.).

14 Oct 2019