Granting of scholarships to children of heroic naval personnel
 

Scholarships were granted to 52 children of heroic naval personnel at a ceremony held at the Admiral Somathilaka Dissanayaka auditorium of SLNS Parakrama on 26th January 2016.

26 Jan 2016

Deputy Director General Japanese Coast Guard pays a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy
 

The Deputy Director General (Guard and Rescue) of the Japanese Coast Guard, Vice Admiral Hiroyuki Nakano paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters on 26th January 2016.

26 Jan 2016

Commander of the Navy inspects VNF annual camp divisions

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne inspected the divisions of the Volunteer Naval Force annual camp held at the Welisara Naval Complex Grounds on 25th January 2016.

25 Jan 2016

Sri Lanka Navy conducts Naval Exercise with Indian Naval ships off Colombo
 

On completion of their four-day visit, the Indian naval aircraft carrier “INS Vikramaditya” and “INS Mysore”, joined with Sri Lankan Naval Ships “Sayura”, “Samudura” and three Fast Attack Craft in the seas off Colombo for a combined five-hour naval exercise on 24th January 2016.

24 Jan 2016

His Excellency the President visits India's aircraft carrier “INS Vickramdithya”
 

His Excellency the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Maithripala Sirisena on Saturday visited “INS Vikramaditya”, India's largest warship and aircraft carrier, in the port of Colombo.

24 Jan 2016

Indian Navy & Sri Lanka Navy conduct a joint medical camp
 

A joint medical camp organized by the Sri Lanka Navy and the Indian Navy was held at the office of the Medical Officer of Health in Neluwa on 23rd January 2016.

23 Jan 2016

Indian Navy's FOCWF pays respects to fallen IPKF soldiers
 

The Flag Officer Commanding the Western Naval Fleet of the Indian Navy, Rear Admiral Ravneet Singh, who is on a goodwill visit to Sri Lanka onboard INS Vikramaditya, paid respects to the fallen soldiers of the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) at the IPKF memorial in Colombo on 23rd January 2016.

23 Jan 2016

SLN Cultural Troupe entertains visiting Indian naval ships' crew
 

The Cultural Troupe of the Sri Lanka Navy presented two colourful cultural shows to the naval personnel of the visiting Indian naval ships, INS Vikrmaditya and INS Mysore, at the auditorium of SLNS Parakrama in Colombo on 21st and 22nd January 2016.

23 Jan 2016

INS Vikramaditya holds a colourful reception onboard while on a goodwill visit to Sri Lanka
 

Displaying her warm hospitality, the Indian naval aircraft carrier 'Vikramaditya' hosted a colourful reception onboard on 22nd January 2016 while berthed at the Port of Colombo.

23 Jan 2016

Passing out of 224th regular intake of Recruit Sailors
 
 

Three hundred and eighty-five naval recruits belonging to the 224th regular intake of the Sri Lanka Navy passed out at SLNS Shiksha in Poonewa on 22nd January 2016.

23 Jan 2016