Navy undertakes disinfection of populous locations in Puttalam

Another event of the Navy’s disinfection programmes being carried out to curb further spread of novel coronavirus in the island was held in several populous locations in Puttalam on 29th March 2020.

30 Mar 2020

Navy apprehends person attempting to bring stock of Kerala cannabis by sea

During a search operation conducted in the seas off Uduththurei in Jaffna today (29th March 2020), the Navy apprehended a person attempting to smuggle a stock of Kerala cannabis by sea.

29 Mar 2020

COVID – 19 quarantine centres established at SLNS Buwaneka and Oluvil harbour

In view of the looming threat of COVID-19 pandemic, Sri Lanka Navy shouldering the national responsibility has swiftly set up 02 quarantine centres at the naval establishment SLNS Buwaneka in Mulankavil, Mannar and Oluvil harbour premises on 28th March 2020, for persons suspected of COVID-19 infection.

29 Mar 2020

Navy conducts sterilization programme at Court Complex-Galle

As a measure of controlling the spreading of new coronavirus in the country, Sri Lanka Navy conducted a sterilization programme at Court Complex premises in Galle, today (29th March 2020).

29 Mar 2020

Navy assists to bring ashore fisherman closely associated with person infected with coronavirus

After being notified by the Trincomalee Police, the Navy today (29th March 2020) brought ashore a fisherman who closely associated with a person infected with the new coronavirus and had gone for fishing practices.

29 Mar 2020

A stock of healthcare equipment donated to Navy by DSI Samson Group

In assistance to the Navy’s quarantine programme to control the spread of coronavirus in the country, the DSI Samson Group donated a stock of healthcare equipment to the Navy.

29 Mar 2020

Two (02) suspects held with drugs in Norochcholai

The Navy apprehended 02 suspects who were carrying drugs for sale, during a coordinated search conducted with the Norochcholai Police in Hajarawatta area in Norochcholai on 28th March 2020.

29 Mar 2020

Navy conducts disinfection programme at Colombo North Teaching Hospital once again

In its effort to arrest the spread of novel coronavirus in the country, Sri Lanka Navy conducted a disinfection programme at Colombo North Teaching Hospital in Ragama for the second time on 28th March 2020.

29 Mar 2020

Navy holds a group of persons for engaging in fishing using unauthorized nets

The Navy held 14 persons who engaged in fishing, using unauthorized nets with 05 dinghies during a patrol carried out at Pudumathalan sea area in Mulathivu, on 27th March 2020.

28 Mar 2020

Navy helps to clean water sources of Iranawila quarantine center

The Navy on 27th March 2020 rendered assistance to clean the well which is used to supply water to the quarantine center established in Iranawila.

28 Mar 2020