Navy renders assistance to extinguish fire in dinghy at Gregory Lake

The Navy rendered assistance to extinguish a sudden fire broke out in a pleasure boat moored at the jetty of Gregory Lake in Nuwara Eliya today (13th February 2020).

13 Feb 2020

Navy volunteers to clean Thalaimannar Pier railway station

Following the directives of Commander North Central Naval Area, this programme was carried out to clean the Thalaimannar Pier railway station which had stayed untidy over a long period of time due to various reasons.

13 Feb 2020

Commander of the Navy visits Northwestern Naval Command

Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva made a visit to the Northwestern Naval Command on 11th and 12th February 2020. The Navy Commander was warmly received by Commander Northwestern Naval Area, Rear Admiral Ruwan Perera, according a Guard of Honour on the arrival of Navy Chief.

12 Feb 2020

Navy patronages discussion in Colombo with United Nation’s Office of Drugs and Crime on challenges associated with drug trafficking and other illegal activities in high seas

Sri Lanka Navy in coordination with the United Nation’s Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC) held a round table discussion on the challenges associated with suspected vessels of trafficking drugs and other illegal activities, at the Lighthouse Galley in Colombo on 10th February 2020.

12 Feb 2020

The needy receive a range of welfare provisions from NSVU

A welfare programme initiated by the Navy Seva Vanitha Unit (NSVU), under the auspices of the President of the NSVU, Mrs. Arundathi Udithamala Jayaneththi got off the ground at the Naval Headquarters on 11th February 2020.

12 Feb 2020

Navy apprehends 02 persons for engaging in fishing with diving gears

The Navy apprehended 02 persons who engaged in fishing using diving gears without permits, during a patrol carried out in Pallimune beach area, Mannar on 11th February 2020.

12 Feb 2020

Navy assist apprehension of 02 suspects with Kerala cannabis

The Navy apprehended 02 persons, during a coordinated search conducted with the Police in Muthur on 11th February 2020.

12 Feb 2020

Seven hundred and seventy three (773) Navy absentees report to Naval bases hither to during general amnesty period

In compliance with the 72nd Independence Day a general amnesty period was declared for tri-forces absentees. Accordingly, 773 Navy absentees who left the Navy without following proper procedures have reported back to the naval bases.

12 Feb 2020

Navy apprehends person with a stock of turtle flesh

The Navy apprehended a suspect with a stock of turtle flesh during a search operation conducted in Iluppukadawai area on 11th February 2020.

12 Feb 2020

VBSS course for personnel of Indian Ocean rim association (IORA) commenced in Trincomalee

Visit Board Search & Seizure (VBSS) Course for personnel of Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) was commenced at the Special Boat Squadron Training School in Trincomalee, today (10th January 2020).

11 Feb 2020