Commander of the Navy calls on Prime Minister

Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva paid a courtesy call on the Hon. Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Temple Trees, today (13th July 2020).

13 Jul 2020

Another RO plant declared open for community use

The 750th Reverse Osmosis (RO) Plant established at Siyambalawa village in Nikaweratiya under the directives of Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva, was declared open using the internet technology, today ( 13th July 2020).

13 Jul 2020

Navy holds a person engaged in illegal fishing

A person who engaged in illegal fishing was apprehended by Navy during a patrol carried out at Kalapukattuwa lagoon area in Arugambay on 12th July 2020.

13 Jul 2020

American Defence Attache (DA) visits Naval Headquarters

The Defence Attaché of the American embassy in Sri Lanka and Maldives, Lieutenant Commander Brian S.Page paid a visit to the Naval Headquarters, today (13th July 2020) and he was welcomed in compliance with naval traditions.

13 Jul 2020

Series of beach cleaning programme conducted by Northern Naval Command

Another series of beach cleaning drives conducted by the Sri Lanka Navy in view of conservation of coastal line, was launched in the Northern Naval Command on 11th and 12th July 2020.

13 Jul 2020

Navy assists to apprehend suspect with illegal drugs

A suspect with illegal drugs was apprehended during a joint operation conducted by the Navy and Police in Wanathavilluwa area on 12th July 2020.

13 Jul 2020

Navy assists apprehension of 02 persons for transporting Kerala Cannabis by luxurious van

The Navy, in coordination with the Police, apprehended 02 persons with drugs belonging to the category of Kerala cannabis in Kochchikade area on 11th July 2020.

13 Jul 2020

Fifteen (15) persons held by Navy for engaging in illegal fishing

The Navy held 15 persons who engaged in illegal fishing in the seas off the Elisabeth Island in Trincomalee, on 11th July 2020.

12 Jul 2020

Two (02) inmates leave Kalpitiya Naval quarantine center

Two (02) inmates who were undergoing quarantine period in Naval quarantine center at Kalpitiya area, left the center after completion of their quarantine process, on 11th July 2020.

12 Jul 2020

Commander Nilantha Kurukulasooriya assumes command of SLNS Prathapa

Commander Nilantha Kurukulasooriya assumed command of SLNS Prathapa, one of the Fast Gun Boats (FGB) belonging to the Sri Lanka Navy, on 11th July 2020.

12 Jul 2020