Lieutenant Commander Krishantha Ranasinghe assumes duties as Commanding Officer SLNS Jagatha

Lieutenant Commander Krishantha Ranasinghe assumed duties as the new Commanding Officer of the Fast Gun Boat, SLNS Jagatha on 25th July 2020.

27 Jul 2020

Navy Commander makes offerings to Mirisawetiya Stupa and receives blessings

Giving priority to the veneration of sacred Buddhist religious places in Anuradhapura, Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne made offerings to the Mirisawetiya Stupa on 25th July 2020. The Navy Commander was accompanied by Mrs. Chandima Ulugetenne, the spouse of Commander of the Navy and President of Navy Seva Vanitha Unit as well as a group of senior naval officers.

25 Jul 2020

Commander of the Navy pays homage at sacred Ruwanweliseya to receive blessings

Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, after assuming office as the 24th Commander of the Navy, paid homage at sacred Ruwanweliseya Maha Chetiya in Anuradhapura, on 25th July 2020.

25 Jul 2020

Commander of the Navy worships secred Jayasri Maha Bodhi and receives blessings

Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, after assuming office as the 24th Commander of the Navy, paid homage at sacred Jayasri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura, on 25th July 2020. The President of the NSVU as well as the beloved wife of Commander of the Navy, Mrs. Chandima Ulugetenne and a host of senior Naval officers were present on the occasion.

25 Jul 2020

Two RO Plants established by Navy declared open for community use

Two (02) Reverse Osmosis (RO) Plants established by the Navy under the Corporate Social Responsibility project, in Ampara District, were declared open for the use of people, on 24th July 2020.

25 Jul 2020

Indian CNS congratulates Commander of the Navy

Chief of the Naval Staff of India, Admiral Karambir Singh, during a telephone conversation today (24th July 2020), has congratulated Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne for being appointed as the 24th Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy.

24 Jul 2020

Commander of the Navy attends Official Launching Ceremony of the Master of Science in Military Medicine

Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne attended the Official Launching Ceremony of the Master of Science in Military Medicine, held at the Army Hospital Auditorium on 23rd July 2020, headed by Secretary of Defence, Major General (Rtd) Kamal Gunaratna as the Chief Guest.

23 Jul 2020

Commander of the Navy pays homage to Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy

Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, after assuming office as Commander of the Navy, paid homage to the Sacred Tooth Relic at the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy on 22nd July 2020.

23 Jul 2020

New Commander of the Navy calls on Chief Prelate of Malwathu Chapter to receive blessings

Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne after assuming office as Commander of the Navy, visited the Malwathu Maha Viharaya in Kandy and called on the Chief Prelate of Malwathu Chapter to receive the blessings on 22nd July 2020. The occasion was also attended by Mrs. Chandima Ulugetenne, the beloved wife of Commander of the Navy as well as the President of the Navy Seva Vanitha Unit.

23 Jul 2020

Commander of the Navy visits Mahanayake of Asgiriya Chapter

Vice Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenne, after assuming office as Commander of the Navy, visited the Asgiriya Maha Viharaya in Kandy and called on the Mahanayake of Asgiriya Chapter to receive the blessings on 22nd July 2020. The visit was also joined by Mrs. Chandima Ulugetenne, the President of the Navy Seva Vanitha Unit.

23 Jul 2020