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Five Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lankan waters

The Navy apprehended five Indian fishermen for alleged poaching in Sri Lanka's territorial waters yesterday (18), the Navy said.

Four suspicious fishing vessels seized

Navy ships patrolling the country's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Indian Ocean seized four Sri Lankan multiday fishing vessels yesterday (16), the Navy said.

President commissions SLNS Parakramabahu new vessel gifted by China

Sri Lanka Navy's P-625 which was handed over to the Sri Lanka Navy by the People's Republic of China for enhancing operations of the Sri Lanka Navy was commissioned by President Maithripala Sirisena as 'SLNS Parakramabahu'

Navy seizes another haul of beedi leaves

The Navy has seized 50 kilogrammes of beedi leaves in search operations carried out in the Kachchativu Island off Jaffna and elsewhere in the Northern seas yesterday (31 July).

Six Indians nabbed with more than two tons of Beedi leaves

Sri Lanka Navy has apprehended six Indian nationals with 2379kgs of Beedi leaves in Northwestern seas yesterday (July 29).

Four Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lankan waters

The Navy arrested four Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters yesterday (25 July).

Sri Lanka Navy Reverse Osmosis Plants serving areas hit by CKDu

Reverse Osmosis Plants built and run by the Sri Lanka Navy are helping thousands of rural households hit by Chronic Kidney Disease.

Fishing vessel carrying 60kg of narcotics seized off Southern coast

The Navy seized an unidentified fishing vessel in the Southern seas yesterday (11 July) with 60 kilograms of narcotics onboard.

Three busted while stealing iron from H’tota Port

Police together with the Navy on Monday (8 July) nabbed three suspects who were illegally transporting iron from the Hambantota harbour premises.

Indian fishermen caught fishing in Sri Lankan waters

The Navy has apprehended four Indians who were allegedly engaged in illegal fishing in Sri Lankan territorial waters yesterday (26).

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