Two persons apprehended with Kerala Cannabis

SL Navy in coordination with the officials of Police STF apprehended two suspects with Kerala Cannabis at Thalaimannar area on 12th August 2019.

12 Aug 2019

Commodore Saman Perera assumes duties as new Commandant of SLNS Shiksha

Commodore Saman Perera assumed duties as the new Commandant and Commanding Officer of SLNS Shiksha on 11th August 2019.

12 Aug 2019

Navy holds a person with heroin

Sri Lanka Navy held a person with heroin at Palliyawasalapadu area in Kalpitiya on 10th August 2019.

11 Aug 2019

Navy's contribution to maintain a clean and beautiful coastal line

As another step of beach cleaning, a cleaning campaign was conducted along the Thalaimannar beach on 10th August 2019.

11 Aug 2019

Navy recovers banned fishing nets in Ullackalie lagoon area

Navy recovered a few banned fishing nets during a patrol carried out in Ullackalie lagoon area, this morning (10th August).

10 Aug 2019

Navy recovers body of person drowned in estuary of Kelani river

The Navy, today (10th August), managed to recover a body of a person who went missing after drowning in the estuary of Kelani river.

10 Aug 2019

Navy takes to beach cleaning with a view to making pollution-free coastal belt around the island

The Navy, as part of its wide array of conservation programmes, conducted another beach cleaning drive at several beaches located in the southern part of the country today (10th August).

10 Aug 2019

Navy recovers hidden air rifle

During a search conducted in Anaikutti area on 09th August 2019, the Navy managed to recover an air rifle.

10 Aug 2019

GCE O/L top achievers from naval families receive scholarships

The ceremony to award scholarships to 2018 GCE O/L top achievers (with 9 As) from naval families was held at the Admiral Somathilaka Dissanayake Auditorium of SLNS Parakrama, on 9th August 2019. The ceremony was graced by Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva.

09 Aug 2019

Navy finds an abandoned fishing craft at Erakkandi beach

Navy found an abandoned fishing craft at the Erakkandi beach today (9 August). Accordingly, an abandoned dinghy had been observed during a raid carried out by Eastern Naval Command at Erakkandi area and by further search a banned net, an OBM and 20.2kg of illegally caught fish were recovered.

09 Aug 2019