Sep 22, 2017

New Navy chief without official vehicle, residence Featured

Newly-appointed Navy commander Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah is yet to receive the official vehicle or the official residence, Navy sources say.

He took office as the 21st chief of the Navy on August 18.

His predecessor, presently chief of defence staff Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, is yet to return both the official vehicle and the official residence to the Navy.

Wijegunaratne is also retaining a Defender, five cars, three Cabs and four motorcycles, all owned by the Navy, the sources add.