Navy- organized CISM Day Run – 2020 held on successful note

The International Military Sport Council (CISM) Day Run was flagged off at the Galle Face Green Colombo today (18th February 2020).

18 Feb 2020

Defence Attaché of Embassy of People’s Republic of China visits Naval Headquarters

New Defence Attaché of the Embassy of People’s Republic of China, Senior Colonel Wan Dong made a visit to the Naval Headquarters today (17th February 2020). 56

17 Feb 2020

Fifty (50) senior sailors granted interest free loans

Sri Lanka Navy granted interest free loans worth Rs. 500,000 each to 50 senior sailors today (17th February 2020). The simple ceremony held at the Naval Headquarters to handover the cheques in this regard was presided over by the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva.

17 Feb 2020

Navy assists apprehension of 03 suspects in possession of Kerala cannabis

The Navy apprehended 03 suspects with 160g of Kerala cannabis, during a coordinated operation conducted with the Police in Kalukunnnammadu on 16th February 2020.

17 Feb 2020

‘Uththara Walk’ organized in Northern Naval Command comes to successful end

The ‘Uththara Walk’ organized in Northern Naval Command, in view of underlining the importance of physical well-being of naval personnel, came to a successful end on 16th February 2020.

17 Feb 2020

Navy contributes in conservation of coastal environment

Once more extension of beach clean-up drive of the Sri Lanka Navy, mooted in view of conservation of beaches around the island, was successfully carried out at several beaches in the Eastern, Southern, North Central and South Eastern Naval Areas, on 10th, 15th and 16th February 2020.

17 Feb 2020

Locally made gun recovered by Navy

The Navy recovered a locally made gun, during a search conducted at Palichchaweli area in Jaffna, today(16th February 2020).

17 Feb 2020

Navy apprehends person while transferring cut mangrove poles

A person who was transferring mangrove poles on a dinghy was apprehended by the Navy in the Mandathivu lagoon area, today (16th February 2020).

17 Feb 2020

Navy recovers 09 unauthorized nets in Kannankuda lagoon area

During a search operation carried out on 15th February 2020, Navy recovered 09 unauthorized fishing nets, at Kannankuda lagoon area in Batticoloa.

16 Feb 2020

Navy apprehends Eleven Indian fishers trespassed Sri Lankan waters for illegal fishing

Sri Lanka Navy apprehended eleven (11) Indian fishermen who engaged in illegal fishing in Sri Lankan territorial waters and three trawlers belonging to them, on 15th February 2020.

16 Feb 2020