A haul of beedi leaves recovered during naval operations

Naval personnel, during search operations conducted at the Kachchativu Island and in northern sea area recovered 50kg of beedi leaves on 31st July 2019.

31 Jul 2019

Navy recovers 122.5kg of Kerala cannabis

The Navy in coordination with the Police conducted a search in Madagalthurei area, Jaffna and found 122.5kg of Kerala cannabis today (31th July 2019).

31 Jul 2019

Navy apprehends 04 Indian fishers for poaching in northern waters

Sri Lanka Navy apprehended 04 Indian fishermen along with a fishing trawler belonging to them for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters today (31th July 2019).

31 Jul 2019

Firefighting and damage control programme held at Galle harbour

With a view to improving the firefighting and damage control skills of personnel attached to craft performing International Ship and Port Facility Security Duties at the Galle harbour, a workshop was conducted at the harbour premises today (31th July 2019.)

31 Jul 2019

Navy lifesavers hone disaster response skills in Kilali lagoon

An exercise to hone the disaster response skills of naval personnel, in an advent of floods and natural hazards, was successfully conducted at the Sangupiddy Causeway in the Kilali lagoon on 30th July 2019.

31 Jul 2019

Navy emerges with several wins at the ‘Scorpion shotgun’ shooting championship

Sri Lanka Navy emerged with several victories at the ‘Scorpion shotgun’ shooting championship organized by International Practical Shooting Confederation, which was held at the SL Army Firing Range in Panaluwa, from 26th -28th July 2019.

31 Jul 2019

Three (03) persons apprehended for engaging in illegal fishing

A group of naval personnel apprehended 03 persons for engaging in illegal fishing in seas off Gurukanda, Mullaitivu and Kokilai areas, this morning (30th July 2019).

30 Jul 2019

Navy renders assistance to apprehend drug traffickers in Bangadeniya

Sri Lanka Navy in coordination with STF conducted an operation to crackdown on drug peddlers and those who use substances in Bangadeniya area, Chilaw on 29th July 2019

30 Jul 2019

Navy apprehends 06 Indian nationals with 2379kg of beedi leaves in Sri Lankan waters

Sri Lanka Navy intercepted a fishing dhow carrying 06 Indian nationals with 2379kg of beedi leaves, in northwestern seas of Sri Lanka on 29th July 2019.

30 Jul 2019

Buddhist religious programme in view of 22nd anniversary of SLNS Gajaba

In view of the 22nd anniversary of SLNS Gajaba which fell on 26th June, a whole night Pirith chanting ceremony followed by an alms giving, was held on 26th and 27th July 2019.

29 Jul 2019