The Sri Lanka Navy assisted in the repatriation of 17 Indian fishermen and eight fishing trawlers on 07th March 2014.
Naval craft attached to the North Central Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 15 Indian fishermen along with 03 Indian fishing boats engaged in poaching in the Sri Lankan waters North West of Thalaimannar on 06th March 2014.
Naval troops attached to the North Western Naval Command on information received arrested 15 persons and 5 FGDs engaged in illegal fishing on 03rd March 2014
Naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested 32 Indian fishermen along with 08 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in bottom trawling in the seas off Delft on 03rd March 2014.
Naval troops attached to SLNS Pussadewa of the North Central Naval Command on information received arrested three persons with illegally collected 5,161 conch shells in Vankalai on 01st March 2014.
As part of the Navy’s Community Service Programmes, the North Western Naval Command conducted a field health clinic at Saveriyapuram village in Silawathura on 06th March 2014.
Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Jayanath Colombage was in Dubai to witness the CISM World Military Endurance Championship held from 02nd to 06th March 2014.