Burnt house reconstructed with Navy manpower

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Agbo rendered assistance to reconstruct a house, which had been damaged by a fire.

26 Dec 2015

SLNS Samudura and SLNS Nandimitra on a training and goodwill visit to India

Sri Lanka Navy’s Offshore Patrol Vessel, SLNS Samudura and Fast Missile Vessel SLNS Nandimitra were on a training and goodwill visit to India from 21st to 24th December 2015.

24 Dec 2015

Navy builds two Reverse Osmosis plants for community use at Poonewa and Kadawath Rambewa

The Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne declared open the two Reverse Osmosis (RO) plants built by the Navy for community use at Poonewa and Kadawath Rambewa on 22nd December 2015.

22 Dec 2015

Annual get-together of the families of War Heroes at SLNS Gemunu

A family get-together of naval personnel killed and wounded in action was held at SLNS Gemunu in Welisara on 21st December 2015.

22 Dec 2015

Navy organizes a Christmas festival for Delft

The Navy organized a Christmas festival for the residents of Delft on 21st December 2015.

22 Dec 2015

Four Indian fishermen arrested for poaching in Sri Lankan waters

Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard to arrest four Indian fishermen along with a fishing trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters North West of Thalaimannar on 21st December 2015.

22 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy visits Northern Naval Area

The Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne visited the Northern Naval Area on 21st December 2015.

21 Dec 2015

Commander of the Navy attends the state Christmas festival held in Jaffna

The state Christmas festival was held at the Jaffna municipal council ground under the patronage of His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena on 20th December 2015.

21 Dec 2015

65th Navy Day reception was held at SLNS Rangalla

The 65th Navy Day reception was held at SLNS Rangalla on 19th December 2015 under the patronage of the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne.

21 Dec 2015

Launching of the book, “We must have a Navy”, to coincide with the 65th Navy Day celebrations

The book, “We must have a Navy”, which speaks volumes about the Navy in Sri Lanka from a Crown Colony to a Sovereign Republic, written by Instructor Lieutenant Commander (retd) Somasiri Devendra was launched at the 65th Navy Day celebrations get-together held on 19th December 2015 at SLNS Rangalla.

21 Dec 2015