Monday, September 1, 2008
Adding Fuel to the rising Cost of living in Sri Lanka Laugfs Gas Company is to be increased the price of their 12.5 kg Gas Cylinder by Rs.189 with the effect from Midnight today.The new price of the Laugfs Gas will be Rs.1857.Shell Gas increased their prices Last Night.
Director of the National Blood Center and another Doc Interdicted over the Expired Blood Kits Scandal
The Secretary to the Ministry of Health of Sri Lanka Today(01) Interdicted the Director Of the National Blood Center Dr.(Mrs) Mangalika Bindusara and Dr.M.I.L.A Nazir attached to the Center with Immediate effect in connection with the using of controversial Expired Blood Kits.
Health Secretary taken this action under the instructions made by the Public Services Commission(PSC). PSC ordered the Health Secretary today to Interdicted these two officials after examining a report presented by the Special Investigations Bureau of the Ministry of Health in this regard. Earlier Dr.Bindusara was transfered to the Family Health Bureau and Dr Nazir was transfered to the Angoda Mental Hospital under the recommendations of the Inquiry Report to assure an unbiased and impartial inquiry.
Final Report of the Inquiry scheduled to be handover to the Health Secretary soon.