Another human smuggling attempt foiled
The Navy and the Police arrested 133 persons
attempting to flee to Australia illegally in two separate
detections. In the first incident, Chilaw Police arrested 22 persons
in the Munneswaram area, Chilaw, attempting to illegally travel to
Australia while the Navy took into custody 109 persons when it
intercepted a boat 25 nautical miles off Kalkudah. The latter too
were heading for Australia.
Navy Commander fetes Navy winners of Ranaviru Real Star
Navy Commander Vice Admiral Somatilake
Dissanayake commended the “Ranaviru Real Star - Mission II” Navy
winners at a ceremony held at the Naval Headquarters, yesterday.
Second Place Winner, Able Musician Gayan Arunpriya was granted field
advancement to the rate of Leading Musician in appreciation of his
excellent performance at the reality show which brought credit to