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Four Foreign Nationals Rescued By Life Guards At Mirissa Beach
 

The Life savers of Sri Lanka Coast Guard rescued the lives of four foreign nationals in two different occasions at Mirissa beach while drowning and dragging away due to current at sea off Mirissaon 30th July 2017.

2017-08-01 15:22:00

Sri Lanka Coast Guard Organized A Blood Donation Campaign In The Premises Of Slcg Waruna
 

On behalf of second inauguration anniversary of his Excellency the president Matripala sirisena scheduled on 08th January 2017, Sri Lanka Coast Guard “Waruna” organized a Blood Donation campaign at their premises on 28th December 2016 under the supervision of central blood bank. The consultant surgeon Dr. Levera, Colombo South (Kalubowila) Teaching Hospital accompanied with 09 no’s officers from blood bank.

2017-01-11 14:20:00

India- Sri Lanka Coast Guard Staff Talk
 

The 2nd Coast Guard to Coast Guard High Level Meeting between the Indian Coast Guard and the Sri Lanka Coast Guard were held on 04th and 05th January 2017 at Coast Guard Headquarters, New Delhi in India.

2017-01-10 10:57:00

Commanding Officers of two Pakistani Naval Ships; PMSS ‘Hingol’ and PMSS ‘Basol’ call on the Deputy Director General of Sri Lanka Coast Guard on 05th January 2016.
 

The Commanding Officers of the two Pakistani Naval Ships; PMSS ‘Hingol’ and PMSS ‘Basol’ which arrived at the Port of Colombo on 05th January 2016, called on the Deputy Director General of Sri Lanka Coast Guard, Commodore WASS Perera at the rear headquarters of Sri Lanka Coast Guard on same day.

2017-01-07 22:57:00

Coast Guard Responsed To Seize Oil Spill At Nilwala River
 

On 2nd January 2017, Sri Lanka Coast Guard Oil Spill Response Team (OSRT) responded swiftly to an oil spill incident occurred in the Nilwala River due to a leaking of Bitumen Emulsion through the tank at the RDA work shop in the Waralla area.

2017-01-02 22:22:00

Rear Admiral Ravindra c. Wijegunaratne Relinquished Office at Sri Lanka Coast Guard
 

Rear Admiral Ravindra Chandrasiri Wijegunaratne relinquished from SLCG on 23rd July 2014 after completion of nearly one and half year at the helm of Coast Guard as the Director General. On recommendation by new Commander of the navy, Vice Admiral Jayantha Perera and Secretary, Ministry of Defence and Urban Development Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa, HE the President Mahinda Rajapaksa has appointed Rear Admiral Ravindra Chandrasiri Wijegunaratne as new Chief of Staff of Sri Lanka Navy. Rear Admiral SS Ranasinghe took over reins as the new Director General at the Coast Guard Headquarters on 23rd July 2014.

2014-07-23 16:36:00

Youth Rescued at Panadura
 

Lifeguards deployed at the Panadura beach, rescued a youth from drowning around 6.40 pm today (20th July).

2014-07-21 17:16:00

Two Russian citizens among the Five rescued
 

Coast Guard lifeguards deployed at Hikkaduwa and Polhena, Matara rescued a total of five (05) personnel including two Russian citizens from drowning on 19th July.

2014-07-20 16:16:00

Foreigner rescued at Hikkaduwa beach
 

Lifeguards deployed at Hikkaduwa beach rescued a Russian youth from drowning around 4.45 pm (18th July).

2014-07-19 14:19:00

Three German Nationals Rescued from Drowning at Bentota
 

Lifeguards stationed at the Bentota beach rescued three German nationals from drowning around 10.30 am today (17th July).

2014-07-18 16:59:00