Rear Admiral Neil Rosayro has been appointed as the Deputy Chief of Staff

Rear Admiral Neil Rosayro, RSP, USP, ndc, psc, MSc(D&SS) has been appointed as the Deputy Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy with effect from 11th July 2015.

29 Jul 2015

Iranian Military Attaché calls on the Commander of the Navy

The Military Attaché of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Sri Lanka Colonel Ebrahim Rohani called on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 29th July 2015.

29 Jul 2015

Commander of the Navy pays homage to Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi & Ruwanweli Maha Seya

The Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne paid homage to the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi and Ruwanweli Maha Seya in the sacred city of Anuradhapura on 27th July 2015 to receive blessings on his new appointment.

29 Jul 2015

Isolation Ward of NCC Naval Hospital declared open

The Commander North Central Naval Area Rear Admiral Dimuthu Gunawardene declared open the isolation ward of the NCC Naval Hospital at SLNS Pandukabaya on 27th July 2015.

29 Jul 2015

Australian High Commissioner calls on Commander of the Navy

The Australian High Commissioner in Sri Lanka Her Excellency Robyn Mudie called on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 24th July 2015.

24 Jul 2015

Twenty Direct Entry Officers pass out at Naval & Maritime Academy in Trincomalee

Twenty Direct Entry Officers belonging to the 01/2015 Direct Entry Intake of the Naval and Maritime Academy (NMA) was pass out at an elegant parade held at the main parade ground of the NMA in Trincomalee on 24th July 2015.

24 Jul 2015

SLN renders assistance to Indian fishing trawler in distress in Sri Lankan waters

Sri Lanka Navy has rendered assistance to an Indian fishing trawler with 4 fishermen in distress in Sri Lankan waters on 23rd July 2015.

24 Jul 2015

Chinese Defence Attaché calls on the Commander of the Navy

The Defence Attaché of the Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, Senior Colonel Li Chenglin called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 23rd July 2015.

23 Jul 2015

Indian Defence Advisor & Polish Defence Attaché call on the Commander of the Navy

The Defence Advisor of the Indian High Commission in Sri Lanka, Captain Prakash Gopalan and the Defence, Military, Naval and Air Attaché of Poland to Sri Lanka Colonel Slawomir Koltun called on the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne to pay their courtesies at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo on 22nd July 2015.

22 Jul 2015

New Chief of Staff commences duties

Rear Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe, who was appointed as the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Navy by His Excellency the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Maithripala Sirisena, commenced duties on 22nd July 2015 at the Naval Headquarters in Colombo amidst the blessings of Maha Sangha.

22 Jul 2015