Navy nabs 03 persons with 873kg of beedi leaves

The Navy, during search operations in the sea areas south and west of the Talaimannar Lighthouse on 10th and 11th November, apprehended 03 persons with a total of 873kg of beedi leaves.

11 Nov 2019

“Yalpanam Food Fiesta” culinary competition - 2019 held in Northern Naval Command

The Culinary Competition – 2019 under the theme of ‘Yalpanam Food Fiesta’ was held at SLNS Uththara on 09th November 2019.

11 Nov 2019

National War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony held at War Heroes Monument in Viharamadevi Park

The National War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony was held at the War Heroes Monument in Viharamadevi Park under the patronage of the Secretary Defence General (Rted.) Shantha Kottegoda, on 10th November 2019. Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva was also present on the occasion.

11 Nov 2019

Navy holds two persons with 1113kg of Beedi leaves

Two persons with a haul of 1113kg of Beedi leaves were apprehended during a raid carried out by Navy in Iranamatha Nagar area on 11th November 2019.

11 Nov 2019

Navy intercepts 08 India-bound illegal immigrants in Talaimannar

The Navy held 08 Sri Lankans attempting to illegally migrate to India by boat, at Sandbank 07 in Talaimannar this morning (11th November 2019).

11 Nov 2019

Ten persons engaged in illegal fishing with banned nets apprehended by Navy

Sri Lanka Navy apprehended 10 persons who engaged in illegal fishing using banned nets, in the seas off Elizabeth island Trincomalee, on 10th November 2019.

11 Nov 2019

Special Boat Squadron proudly celebrates its 26th anniversary

Special Boat Squadron of the Sri Lanka Navy proudly celebrated its 26th anniversary on 09th November 2019 at the Special Boat Squadron Headquarters in Trincomalee.

10 Nov 2019

Navy assists conduct of Katina Pinkama of Budadhasinharama Purana Viharaya

The Katina Pinkama Ceremony of Budadhasinharama Purana Viharaya in Makuluwa was held on 08th and 09th November 2019 with the participation of a large number of devotees and the event was assisted by the Sri Lanka Navy.

10 Nov 2019

Three(03) Indian fishers apprehended for illegal fishing in Sri Lankan waters

Navy apprehended 03 Indian fishermen along with a fishing trawler belonging to them for engaging in illegal fishing in Sri Lankan territorial waters on 9th November 2019.

10 Nov 2019

Navy recovers the corpse of a drowned person at sea

Navy recovered a corpse of a youth who had caught in the waves and gone missing at the seas off Pehimbiya in Dickwella, on 8th November 2019.

10 Nov 2019