Navy apprehends 12 illegal immigrants to Australia

The Navy apprehended 12 Sri Lankans who were on an attempt to illegally reach Australia by sea route, on 17th August 2019.

19 Aug 2019

Seven (07) persons held for using explosives for fishing

Navy held 07 persons for engaging in fishing using explosives in the seas off the Norway Island in Trincomalee on 17th August 2019.

18 Aug 2019

700.3 kg of beedi leaves recovered during naval operations

The Navy, during search operations carried out in Punguduthivu and northern seas on 17th August 2019, recovered several hauls of beedi leaves.

18 Aug 2019

Navy assists apprehension of drug trafficker

The Navy in coordination with the Police Narcotic Bureau (PNB) apprehended a suspect with Kerala cannabis, during a raid carried out in Mampuri area, Kalpitiya on 17th August 2019.

18 Aug 2019

Navy volunteers to clean beaches to make pollution-free coastal belt

The Navy, as part of its wide array of conservation programmes, conducted another beach cleaning drive at several beaches located in the southern part of the country on 17th August 2019.

18 Aug 2019

North Central Naval Command organizes blood donation campaign

A blood donation campaign organized by the Command Naval Hospital (North Central) and District General Hospital Mannar was held at the premises of the latter on 17th August 2019.

18 Aug 2019

Two persons held with illegal liquor

Navy arrested 02 suspects with 152 liters of illegal liquor, at Kokkilai area in Pulmude on 16th August 2019.

17 Aug 2019

Navy assists the Water Cutting Ceremony in Kandy Esala Perahera of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic

On the sidelines of the grand annual festival celebration of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa) and four Devalas - Kandy Esala Perahera, traditional Water Cutting Ceremony (Diya Kepeema) was held on 15th August 2019 and the Navy extended the fullest cooperation for the successful conduct of this historical event.

16 Aug 2019

Navy recovers 1.05 kg of drug ICE in Thalaimannar

SL Navy recovered a haul of drug ICE during a raid carried out at Urumale area in Thalaimannar in the early morning today (16th August).

16 Aug 2019

Another cleaning campaign launched by Navy Canal Cleaning Project

Navy Canal Cleaning Project took up on work to clean the canal “Katu Ela” flows down closer to Bellanvila Rajamaha Viharaya, on 15th August.

16 Aug 2019