Coral reef stayed hidden until now discovered off Kankasanthurai harbour

A diving team attached to the Northern Naval Command had discovered a beautiful coral reef which remained a well-hidden secret until a recent deep-sea expedition carried out over the past week in Kankasanthurai.

05 Jul 2019

Sixteen persons apprehended for fishing without valid permits

The Navy apprehended 16 persons on 04th July 2019 for engaging in fishing in the sea area of Nayaru, Trincomalee without valid fishing permits.

05 Jul 2019

Coral reef restoration project commences in Northern Naval Command

Yet another coral reef restoration project, initiated under the directives of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva, commenced in the Northern Naval Command on 04th July 2019. The restoration efforts took place off the shores of Kankasanthurei.

05 Jul 2019

Eastern Naval Command organizes a number of programmes in view of National Drug Prevention Week

On the sidelines of the National Drug Prevention Week mooted by the President His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena from 23rd June to 01st July 2019, a wide range of programmes had been organized in the Eastern Naval Command.

04 Jul 2019

Navy nabs sixteen persons for illegal fishing

Naval personnel nabbed sixteen (16) persons for engaging in illegal fishing in the sea area of Kalladichenei in Trincomalee on 03rd July 2019.

04 Jul 2019

Navy’s first Golf victory in 2019

The ‘Highlands Cup-2019’ annual golf tournament hosted by Sri Lanka Army Golf Club kicked off at the scenic Golf Course in Sri Lanka Military Academy in the garrison town of Diyathalawa on 29 th June 2019.

03 Jul 2019

Navy nabs two persons with Kerala Cannabis set for sale

Navy apprehended 02 persons with 20 packets of Kerala Cannabis which were set for sale, during a raid carried out at Wannimundalam area in Kalpitiya, on 2nd July 2019.

03 Jul 2019

Interest free loans awarded for 40 Senior Sailors

Forty (40) Senior Sailors of Sri Lanka Navy were awarded Interest free loan facility valued Five Hundred Thousand rupees (Rs.500,000/=) each, by the Commander of the Navy Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva at the Naval Headquarters, today (2nd July).

02 Jul 2019

War Heroes commemoration ceremony at Galle

A commemoration ceremony of War Heroes who paid the supreme sacrifice on behalf of the motherland, was held at the Ranaviru Memorial in Galle today (2nd July).

02 Jul 2019

Navy arrests a person with ICE

A Naval team apprehended a person with 690mg of drug ICE during, a raid carried out at Koiyawadi area in Norochchole , today (2nd July ).

02 Jul 2019