Thursday, July 30, 2015


Cabinet Has Decided To Investigate On Two Commissioners Of The Bribery Commission

The Cabinet has decided to investigate on two  Commissioners of the Bribery Commission on their failure to investigate   complaints lodged at the Commission during last four years according to Minister Of Justice Wijedasa Rajapakshe.

The Cabinet has taken this decision after considering a proposal submitted by Justice Minister in this regard.

According to the Justice Minister around 1500 complaints mainly against politicians had been lodged at the Bribery Commission during last four years and only a handful of complaints had been looking into.

Deputy Minister Of Mass Media Shantha Bandara Has Resigned From His Post

The Deputy Minister of Mass Media Shantha Bandara who is representing United Peoples Freedom Alliance(UPFA) has resigned from his Ministerial Post today(30).

A group of opposition UPFA members who were appointed as Cabinet and deputy ministers by the President Maithripala Sirisene have decided to resigned from their posts following the President's recent statement that criticized  former president
Mahinda Rajapakshe.

Police Arrested The Puttalam District Leader Of JVP For Illegally Distributing Election Leaflets At Chilaw Hospital

The Police have today (30) arrested  the Candidate of leftist JVP  Party Samantha Koralearachchi who is also the party's District Leader of  Puttalam District(North Western Province) for illegally entering the Chilaw Hospital and distribute election leaflets among st hospital staff and patients.

A nurse attached to the Colombo South Hospital who was assisting Koralearachchi to  distribute leaflets inside Chilaw Hospital was also arrested by the Police.

Samantha Koaralearachchci is also the president of All Ceylon Health Services Union attached
to the JVP.

The two suspects are due to be produced before the Chilaw Magistrate.


Railway Trade Unions Have Called Of Their Scheduled Strike

The Joint Trade Union Alliance  Of Railway Employees has called off the scheduled Island Wide Railway Strike which is due to be launched from midnight tonight.

According to the Joint Trade Union Alliance  the Strike was called off due to the positive response received from authorities regarding
 solving salary anomalies of railway workers.

Railway Employees To Launch An Island Wide Strike From Midnight Tonight

An Island wide continuous Railway Strike is due to be launched with effect from midnight tonight according to the Joint Trade Union Alliance of Railway  Employees.

The Railway Strike will be launched by demanding to resolve salary anomalies of  Railway employees according to Joint Trade Union Alliance.

President Has Appointed Diplomats For Three Countries

The President Maithripala Sirisene has today(30) appointed three new High Commissioners and Ambassadors to the countries India ,Russia and Philippines.

Under this Esala Weerakoon has been appointed as the new Sri Lankan High Commissioner for India and Dr.Saman Weerasinghe as new Ambassador for Russia and Aruni Ranawiraja as new Ambassador for Philippines.

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