A campaign to clean beach areas in the North Central Naval Command

A campaign in view of cleaning the beach areas in the North Central Naval Command was conducted by the naval personnel attached to the command, on last 25th August.

28 Aug 2018

Navy assists apprehension of 14 persons engaged in illegal acts

Navy apprehended 14 persons for engaging in illegal fishing at different locations and transportation of turtle flesh for sale, during the last few days.

28 Aug 2018

Lieutenant Commander (N) Rukman Weerasekara assumes duties as Commanding Officer of SLNS Ranagaja

Lieutenant Commander (N) Rukman Weerasekara assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of the Sri Lanka Navy’s Landing Craft Mechanized (LCM), SLNS Ranagaja, today (26th August).

26 Aug 2018

Navy renders assistance to clean Muhandirampitiya lagoon area in Negombo

A campaign to clean the quay area of Muhandirampitiya lagoon in Negombo which had become stagnated with collection of debris was conducted yesterday (25th August).

26 Aug 2018

Navy recovers a dead body of a youth in Wattegama

Navy yesterday (24th August) recovered a dead body of a youth who went missing while bathing in Ras Ella in Wattegama.

25 Aug 2018

Thirteen Reverse Osmosis plants declared open

As part of another community service project being implemented by the Navy, thirteen (13) Reverse Osmosis (RO) plants set up at several locations in the North Western province were declared open by HE the President Maithripala Sirisena through the Remote sensing technology, at Polpithigama yesterday (24th August).

25 Aug 2018

US Naval ship USS Anchorage arrives at the port of Trincomalee

United States Naval ship USS Anchorage arrived today (24th August) at the port of Trincomalee on a four(04) day visit including a training exercise with the Sri Lanka Navy.

24 Aug 2018

Secretary Defence visits crew onboard Ex- USCGC ‘Sherman’ in Hawaii

The secretary to the Ministry of Defence Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne PC and the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe visited and addressed the Sri Lanka Navy crew onboard Ex – USCGC ‘Sherman’ in Honolulu, Hawaii yesterday (22nd August).

23 Aug 2018

Navy rescues six Indian fishers drowning in the sea

Six (06) Indian fishermen who were drowning in the Sri Lankan territorial waters were rescued by officers and sailors of Sri Lanka Navy’s Fast Gun Boat on patrol, attached to the Northern Naval Command, yesterday (22nd August).

23 Aug 2018

Japanese Minister of Defence visits Eastern Naval Command

The Japanese Minister of Defence Mr. Itsunori Onodera who is on a two day official tour to Sri Lanka paid a visit to the Eastern Naval Command Headquarters, today (22 August).

22 Aug 2018