High sea drama
The Navy rescued 138 Bangladeshi and Myanmar
nationals from a sinking overcrowded wooden vessel, 50 nautical
miles off Akkaraipattu on Saturday, in a 20 hour rescue operation.
President opens renovated Dutch Navy Commissionerís Housing
Complex in Trincomalee
Refurbished building to be converted to Naval and
President Mahinda Rajapaksa opened the renovated
Dutch Navy Commissionerís Housing Complex in Trincomalee yesterday.
This was once the Dutch Naval Commissionerís official bungalow. The
opening was held as a part of the 65th Independence Day celebrations
Three foreigners nabbed with Wallapatta
Three foreigners who allegedly attempted to
export parts of the herbal tree Wallapatta were arrested by