Navy assists to rescue fishermen distressed at sea

The crew of SLNS ‘Sagara’ assisted to tow a distressed trawler ashore, on 1st July 2019.

02 Jul 2019

Navy arrests a person with 29.8kg of Kerala cannabis

During a special operation conducted in Pesalai area, Mannar this morning (02nd July 2019), a group of naval personnel, with the assistance of the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB,) arrested a person and found a hidden 29.8kg haul of Kerala cannabis.

02 Jul 2019

Navy nabs two persons with heroin

A team of Naval personnel apprehended two (02) persons with 310mg of heroin, at Hambanthota area, on 1st July 2019.

02 Jul 2019

Drug peddler arrested by Navy in Tangalle

The Navy in coordination with the Police STF conducted a search in Kurundupokuna area, Tangalle and arrested a drug peddler on 01st July 2019.

02 Jul 2019

Rear Admiral Upul de Silva assumes duties as the Flag Officer Commanding the Naval Fleet

Rear Admiral Upul de Silva assumed duties as the Flag Officer Commanding the Naval Fleet, on 01st July2019.

02 Jul 2019

A number of programmes organized in Southern Naval Command to coincide with National Drug Prevention Week

To coincide with 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 Southern Naval Command.

02 Jul 2019

Eastern Naval Command conducts a blood donation programme

A blood donation programme organized by the Eastern Naval Command was held at the General Hospital, Trincomalee today (01st July).

01 Jul 2019

“Green Base – One Plant for One Sailor” tree plantation programme commences in Northern Naval Command

Following the concept of Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva to establish a Green-Blue environment, the tree plantation programme “Green Base – One Plant for One Sailor” commenced in the Northern Naval Command Headquarters today (01st July 2019).

01 Jul 2019

British High Commissioner calls on Commander Eastern Naval Command

The British High Commissioner in Sri Lanka, His Excellency James Dauris called on the Commander Eastern Naval Command Rear Admiral Meril Wickramasinghe at the Eastern Naval Command Headquarters in Trincomalee, today (1st July).

01 Jul 2019

Water gel tubes found at Arisimale beach by Navy

During a foot patrol conducted at the Arisimale beach in Pulmodai, naval personnel had found several water gel tubes on 30th June 2019.

01 Jul 2019