BNS ‘Bangabandhu’ leaves Colombo harbour after successful tour

On successful completion of its 4 day official tour, the Bangladesh naval vessel, BNS ‘Bangabandhu’ which arrived in Sri Lanka on 22 March, set sail from the Colombo harbour today (25 March).  

Sri Lanka Navy bade farewell to the departing ship in accordance with naval traditions. During the ship's stay in the island, the Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Nishantha Ulugetenna made an inspection visit onboard BNS ‘Bangabandhu’ as well. Further, the crew members of the vessel took part in a wide variety of programmes and sporting events organized by the Sri Lanka Navy.