"Samudura Pawura" - Teledrama
(The Defenders of the Ocean)
The story is about two young naval officers, Kasun, a lieutenant commander commanding a Dvora (a Fast Attack Craft – FAC) and Nipuni, a surgeon lieutenant serving the Navy as a medical doctor.
Kasun and Nipuni meet eachother when Kasun gets injured in a naval operation. Both fall in love as a result of a broad mutual understanding developed over time. They receive the blessings of Nipuni’s father who is impressed by Kasun’s caring nature towards his daughter. He admires Kasun’s achievements as a young experienced naval officer.
Shehan, Nipuni’s brother,visiting his sister in the Navy, gets attracted by the adventure and career avenues on offer for those who join the Navy. Shehan decides to join the Navy to fulfill his ambitions while rendering a noble service to the motherland.
Note: The teledrama is due to be telecast on the Navy Day (December 9th).