Northern Naval command hands over Passenger Ferry ‘Elutharakai’ to DS Jaffna

The Northern naval command officially handed over the passenger ferry Elutharakai to District Secretary, Jaffna on 11th October 2019.

12 Oct 2019

Sri Lanka strengthens bilateral ties in Hydrography with the UK

National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency (NARA) representing Sri Lanka and the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) representing the United Kingdom signed two bilateral agreements at NARA on 11th October 2019.

12 Oct 2019

Navy clears underside of Wakwella bridge and averts possible flood risk

The Navy carried out a clean-up effort to remove debris collected underneath the Wakwella bridge in Galle today (11th October 2019).

11 Oct 2019

Navy apprehends 15 persons for engaging in illegal fishing activates

During routine patrols conducted in the sea areas of Palliyawasalapadu and Kallaru, the Navy held 15 persons for engaging in illegal fishing activates on 10th October 2019.

11 Oct 2019

Navy assists to apprehend 02 persons attempting to sell Valampuri conch shells

Navy in coordination with the Police nabbed 02 persons with 06 Valampuri conch shells, during a raid conducted at Nintavur area in Kalmunai on 10th October 2019.

11 Oct 2019

Navy assists to apprehend a person with heroin

Sri Lanka Navy held a person with heroin in Ragama area on 10th October 2019.

11 Oct 2019

Navy assists to bring an ill fisherman ashore for treatment

The Navy today (10th October) rendered assistance to transfer an ill fisherman ashore for treatment.

10 Oct 2019

Pakistan High Commissioner calls on Commander Eastern Naval Command

The Pakistan High Commissioner in Sri Lanka, His Excellency Dr. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat called on the Commander Eastern Naval Command Rear Admiral Meril Wickramasinghe at the Eastern Naval Command Headquarters in Trincomalee, on 09th October 2019.

10 Oct 2019

Navy rescues a turtle entangled in a prawn farm

Navy released a turtle which entangled in a prawn farm at Pallikuda area in Mandativu, on 9th October 2019.

10 Oct 2019

Navy assists apprehension of 02 persons with Kerala cannabis

The Navy with the assistance of the Police apprehended 02 persons for possessing Kerala cannabis at Ambapuram in Mulankavil on 09th October 2019

10 Oct 2019