Suspect apprehended with locally made gun

The Navy apprehended a suspect with a locally made gun, during a search conducted with the Mannar Division Vice Squad in Mannar on 07th February 2020.

08 Feb 2020

Richmond College, Galle receives mechanical equipment from Navy

The Navy, on 06th February 2020, handed over a set of cast-off engines and technical equipment to the Richmond College, Galle.

08 Feb 2020

Navy apprehends person with cache of explosive used for illegal fishing

During a joint search operation conducted by the Navy and the Police in Ottamawadi area on 06th February 2020, a person with a cache of explosive used for illegal fishing, was apprehended.

07 Feb 2020

Ninety two (92) kg of beedi leaves and 20 capsules of prescription drug seized by Navy

The Navy seized over 92kg of beedi leaves, during two separate patrols conducted about 120 nautical miles off the Galle Lighthouse on 05th February 2020.

07 Feb 2020

Navy apprehends person for fishing without valid license

The Navy, on 06th February 2020, apprehended a person for fishing without a valid license in the sea area off Mahamodara.

07 Feb 2020

The Chief of Air Staff of the Pakistan Air Force calls on Commander of the Navy

The Chief of the Air Staff of the Pakistan Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Mujhid Anwar Khan, who is on an official visit to Sri Lanka, called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva at the Naval Headquarters today (07th February 2020).

07 Feb 2020

396 Navy absentees reported to Naval bases hither to during General Amnesty period

In compliance with the 72nd Independence Day a week-long general amnesty has been declared for tri-forces absentees. Accordingly, the naval personnel who were absent from naval service without following proper procedures to receive a discharge or to rejoin and continue their national service to the country.

07 Feb 2020

Navy assists apprehension of 02 suspects with heroin

The Navy apprehended 02 suspects with heroin, during a coordinated raid conducted with the Police at Menik Farm in Settikulam on 06th February 2020.

07 Feb 2020

Navy assists to apprehend person with 56g of Kerala Cannabis

A person with about 56g of Kerala Cannabis were apprehended during a search carried out by the Navy in coordination with SL Police, in Kuchchaweli area on 07th February 2020.

07 Feb 2020

Navy launches tree planting programme paralleled to Independence Day Celebrations

In parallel with the 72nd Independence Day celebrations, the Navy conducted a tree planting and programme on 4th February 2020.

06 Feb 2020