The Navy apprehended five Indian fishermen for alleged poaching in Sri Lanka's territorial waters yesterday (18), the Navy said.
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.
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'
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).
Sri Lanka Navy has apprehended six Indian nationals with 2379kgs of Beedi leaves in Northwestern seas yesterday (July 29).
The Navy arrested four Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters yesterday (25 July).
Reverse Osmosis Plants built and run by the Sri Lanka Navy are helping thousands of rural households hit by Chronic Kidney Disease.
The Navy seized an unidentified fishing vessel in the Southern seas yesterday (11 July) with 60 kilograms of narcotics onboard.
Police together with the Navy on Monday (8 July) nabbed three suspects who were illegally transporting iron from the Hambantota harbour premises.
The Navy has apprehended four Indians who were allegedly engaged in illegal fishing in Sri Lankan territorial waters yesterday (26).