Navy joins hands with National Agricultural Home Garden Development Programme ‘Haritha Deyak’ - 2022
Coinciding with the National Agricultural Home Garden Development Programme ‘Haritha Deyak’ – 2022, Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne initiated a cultivation programme in Sri Lanka Navy by planting a sapling at Navy Headquarters today (29th March 2022).
29 Mar 2022
Children of Panama Government Tamil School receive computer hardware from Navy
In view of its 71st anniversary, Sri Lanka Navy provided a brand-new computer for the use of children of Panama Government Tamil School on 24th March 2022. The event was held under the patronage of Commander Southeastern Naval Command, Rear Admiral Mahinda Mahawatta.
28 Mar 2022
Bilateral naval exercise between Sri Lanka and Indian navies held in seas off Colombo
A bilateral naval exercise between Sri Lanka Navy and Indian Navy commenced in seas off Colombo on 26th March and it will be held until 29th March.
27 Mar 2022
Facilities of Information Fusion Centre at Navy Headquarters expanded
The official handing over of Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA) equipment to the Information Fusion Centre (IFC - Colombo) established at Navy Headquarters was held with the distinguished presence of the Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka, HE Mizukoshi Hideaki and Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne today (25th March 2022).
25 Mar 2022
Reserve Deputy Commander, U.S. Seventh Fleet calls on Commander of the Navy
A U.S. Navy delegation headed by the Reserve Deputy Commander, U.S. Seventh Fleet, Rear Admiral Robert T. Clark called on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne at the Navy Headquarters today (21st March 2022).
21 Mar 2022
Defence Adviser at High Commission of Kenya in New Delhi calls on Commander of the Navy
Defence Adviser at the High Commission of Kenya in New Delhi and accredited to Sri Lanka, Colonel LP WAFULA called on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne at the Navy Headquarters today (21st March 2022).
21 Mar 2022
Hon. Prime Minister presents Deed of Gift to Nagadeepa Purana Raja Maha Viharaya
The Prime Minister Hon. Mahinda Rajapaksa presided over the occasion to present the “Pooja Bhoomi Sannasa” (Deed of Gift) to Nagadeepa Purana Raja Maha Viharaya in Jaffna on 19th March 2022. The event, which signified the declaration of the temple premises as a Pooja Bhumi, was attended by Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne.
20 Mar 2022
Navy facilitates conduct of St. Anthony's Church festival in Palaitivu
The annual festival of St. Anthony's Church on the Palaitivu Island, Jaffna was held on 18th and 19th March 2022. Sri Lanka Navy made necessary facilities available for the convenience of pilgrims who attended this religious event.
20 Mar 2022
Five (05) sail training boats of Indian Navy provide sailing exposure to SLN personnel
Five (05) sailing boats of the Indian Navy arrived at the port of Trincomalee on 10th March 2022. Providing sail training experience to the officer under trainees of the Sri Lanka Navy, those sailing boats arrived at the port of Colombo today (16th March).
16 Mar 2022
Navy marks International Women's Day
The lady officers and women sailors of the Sri Lanka Navy organized a special musical event - ‘Naval Angels’ Eve’, to mark the International Women's Day which fell on 08th March. The colourful event, held at the Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake Auditorium in the Navy Headquarters on 15th March 2022, was graced by Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne and President of Navy Seva Vanitha Unit, Mrs Chandima Ulugetenne.
16 Mar 2022