Six foreign and local personnel apprehended for snapping marine mammals

On receipt of information by the Navy, two Fast Attack Craft attached to the Sri Lanka Coast Guard apprehended 4 foreigners and 2 local personnel who dived in ‘Thalaramba’ coastal area to take photographs of marine animals without due approval yesterday (22).

23 Mar 2017

‘Logistics Conference 2017 – Trincomalee’, to commence for the 2nd consecutive year

The ‘Logistics Conference 2017 – Trincomalee’ organized by Student Officers of the 3rd Long Logistics Management Course of Naval & Maritime Academy, Trincomalee for the second consecutive year under the theme of ‘Fostering Strategic Partnerships for Maritime Logistics’ will be held on 24th March 2017 at the Naval & Maritime Academy, Trincomalee.

22 Mar 2017

Sri Lankan cultural events make the evening glamourous onboard Sayura in Malaysia

The Sri Lanka Navy Ship Sayura which is attending the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA-2017) hosted a colourful reception onboard, last evening (21).

22 Mar 2017

Navy nabs two suspects with a stock of illegal manure

On receipt of intelligence tip-off, naval personnel together with Udappuwa Police arrested two suspects with a stock of illegal manure, during a raid carried out yesterday (21).

22 Mar 2017

Omani defence delegation calls on Deputy Chief of Staff of Sri Lanka Navy

A seventeen-member Omani defence delegation headed by the Strategic Director of the National Defence Course (NDC), Air Commodore Nasser Juma Al Zadjali called on the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy, Rear Admiral Neil Rosayro at the Naval Headquarters today (21).

21 Mar 2017

SLNS ‘Sayura’ arrives at Langkawi Harbour in Malaysia

Sri Lanka Navy’s Flagship Offshore Petrol Vessel (OPV), SLNS ‘Sayura’ which left for Malaysia to take part in the International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) 2017, arrived at the Langkawi Harbour in Malaysia yesterday (20).

21 Mar 2017

Navy arrests 10 Indian fishermen poaching in Lankan waters

The Navy personnel onboard of a Fast Attack Craft of the Northern Naval Command, arrested 10 Indian fishermen along with their fishing trawler poaching in the Srilankan waters South of Delft Island yesterday (20).

21 Mar 2017

Navy rescues a critically ill patient

The Sri Lanka Navy yesterday (20), rendered assistance to transfer a critically ill fisherman ashore for treatment. The fisherman was onboard a multiday fishing vessel named ‘Nisal Putha’ which had ventured into the sea for fishing from the Tangalle Fisheries Harbour.

21 Mar 2017

Inter Command Athletics Championship held in Trincomalee

The Inter Command Athletics Championship of the Sri Lanka Navy was successfully held at the sport ground of the Naval and Maritime Academy in Trincomalee on 17th and 18th of March 2017.

20 Mar 2017

Northern Naval Command assists annual feast of the St Anthony’s Church at Palativu

The Catholic devotees of Jaffna and Kilinochchi visited the small island of Palaitivu on a pilgrimage in lent to celebrate the feast of St. Anthony’s Church.

20 Mar 2017