Navy seizes Kerala cannabis worth more than Rs. 41 million with 02 suspects in northern waters
The Navy managed to seize about 139kg and 930g stock of Kerala cannabis, during a special operation conducted in the seas off Manalkadu, Point Pedro in the wee hours today (26th August 2021). The operation also led to the apprehension of 02 suspects involved in this illegal act.
26 Aug 2021
Navy takes hold of over 1377kg of smuggled dried turmeric during operations in 03 days
Special operations conducted by the Navy at the beach of Arippu in Mannar and lagoon area of Kalpitiya on 22nd, 23rd and 24th August 2021 led to the recovery of about 1377kg of dried turmeric attempted to be smuggled in.
25 Aug 2021
Navy apprehends 03 suspects with Kerala cannabis worth over Rs. 1 million street value
A special operation conducted by the Navy in Jayanagar of Kuchchaveli, Trincomalee this afternoon (21st August 2021), led to the apprehension of 03 suspects with about 3kg and 548g of Kerala cannabis.
21 Aug 2021
Navy seizes over 235kg consignment of smuggled dried turmeric at Oluthuduwai beach
Sri Lanka Navy managed to seize over 235kg consignment of smuggled dried turmeric, during a special operation conducted in Oluthuduwai beach area, Mannar on 21st August 2021.
21 Aug 2021
Navy seizes over Rs. 50 million worth Kerala cannabis and dried turmeric in separate operations
A special operation conducted by the Navy in seas off Thondamanaru in the dark hours on 19th August 2021 led to the seizure of about 168kg and 750g of Kerala cannabis and apprehension of 03 suspects with a dinghy used for the smuggling purpose.
20 Aug 2021
Navy takes hold of smuggled dried turmeric stock with a suspect in Kalpitiya
Sri Lanka Navy seized about 370kg of smuggled dried turmeric stock with a suspect, during a special operation conducted on Kilitivu Island in Kalpitiya lagoon on 17th August 2021.
17 Aug 2021
Navy apprehends 03 suspects with Kerala cannabis and Crystal Methamphetamine worth about Rs. 50 million in Velvettithurai
A special foot patrol conducted by the Navy in Velvettithurai area, Jaffna this morning (14th August 2021) led to the seizure of about 126kg of Kerala cannabis and over 02kg of the drug Crystal Methamphetamine known as ‘Ice’. Apart from these substances the Navy also managed to nab 03 suspects in connection to the incident and a cab used to transfer those items.
14 Aug 2021
Alertness of naval personnel saves a drowning woman
Responding swiftly to the plight of a woman who was at the risk of drowning in seas off Uswetakeiyawa, 04 naval personnel managed to rescue her from a watery grave in the morning hours on 09th August 2021.
10 Aug 2021
Kerala cannabis worth over Rs. 39 million with 02 suspects held up in Mannar
A special operation conducted in Illuppukadawai, Mannar in the wee hours today (10th August) led to the seizure of about 131kg and 725g of Kerala cannabis with 02 suspects and a truck used for the racket.
10 Aug 2021
Navy nabs person with explosives used for blast fishing
Sri Lanka Navy apprehended a person with commercial explosives devised for blast fishing, during a special operation conducted in Muthur, Trincomalee on 07th August 2021.
08 Aug 2021