Tuesday, March 1, 2016


An Army Officer In Palali Who Attempted To Commit Suicide Was Hospitalized With Gun Shot Injuries

An Army Officer who attempted  to commit suicide by shot his head through his official fire arm was  admitted to the Jaffna Teaching Hospital yesterday(01) with gun shot injuries according to Palali(In Northern Province) Police.

The 20 year old Army Officer who attached to the High Security Zone of Eastern  Palali in Jaffna shot   his head through  his official Fire Arm it has been revealed,

Palali Police are conducting an investigations on the incident.


An Indian Touch Heal Therapist Dr.Sashikanth Seth Has Arrived Sri Lanka To Treat Sri Lankan Patients Through Natural Therapies

An Indian  Touch Heal Therapist Dr.Shashikanth Seth who is treating physical,mental and emotional disorders  through natural ways including "Touch Heal Therapy" and  Dyan yoga meditation has arrived Sri Lanka yesterday(01) to treat Sri Lankan Patients.

A Recipient of  Indian Award "Hindh Rattan" Dr.Seth has visited many European and American Countries to cure diseases through his natural Touch Heal Therapy and Dyan Yoga Meditation.

Dr.Seth and his wife Dr.Rajeshwari Seth who is also a Touch Heal Therapist are staying at Hotel Sunshine in Bambalapitiya(In Colombo) until 29th of March and can be contacted through the mobile number 0777 114 332 to get more details on touch heal therapy treatment.

Suicides Amongst Sri Lankan Females Who Becomes Victims Of Domestic Violence Are On Increase-Dr.Sardha Hemapriya

Suicides amongst Sri Lankan Females who becomes victims of   Domestic Violence are on  increase according to the VOG Of Kandy Teaching Hospital Dr.Sardha Hemapriya.

In the year 2010,34 Female Suicides and two female assassinations had been reported from the Island and all of them were occurred as a result  of Domestic Violence Dr.Hemapriya has stressed.

Media should act with more responsibility when reporting incidents related to Domestic Violence in order to reduce suicides amongst Domestic Violence Victims he has further said.

Dr.Hemapriya has revealed these while addressing  a Media Seminar held yesterday(01) at Health Education Bureau in Colombo  regarding the  forthcoming International W omens Day .


Anuradhapura Special Magistrate Court Sentenced 20 Years Vigorous Imprisonment For A Man Who Sexually Abused A School Girl

Anuradhapura(In North Central Province) Special High Court has today(01) sentenced 20 years vigorous imprisonment for a man who found responsible for  sexually abusing  an underage school girl in 2004.

As the accused has fled away by evading the Court , the Anuradhapura Special Magistrate Khema Swarnadipathi has ordered the Police to arrest him and produce before the Court besides the vigorous prison sentence imposed on him.

The Attorney General has filed charges before Anuradhapaura Magistrate Court  against the accused who found responsible for sexually abusing an underage school girl in 2004.


Out Of Every 100 Sri Lankans 15 Are Suffering From Diabetes And 20 Suffering From High Blood Pressure-Family Health Bureau

Out of every 100 Sri Lankans 15 are being identified as suffering from Diabetes and 20 suffering from High Blood Pressure according to the Family Health Bureau Of Sri Lanka.

The unhealthy food pattern and living conditions are the main causes for this situation the Family Health Bureau has said.

Due to the Diabetes and High Blood Pressure are being increasing amongst the every age group of Sri Lankans pre diagnosing  of these diseases is very important Doctors have said.

Going for a health checkup once a year is essential for identifying non communicable diseases like Diabetes and High Blood Pressure earlier to  start medication in time Doctors have further said.

Attorneys Of Former President's Son Yoshitha And Four Others Had Filed FR Petitions Against Their Arrests And Detention

Attorneys representing imprisoned son of former president Mahinda Rajapakshe, Yoshitha Rajapakshe and four others who are in remand on money laundering charges had filed a Fundamental Rights(FR) Petitions at Supreme Court today(01) against arrests and detention of their clients.

The Fundamental Rights Petitions have  named Inspector General Of Police and Police Financial Crimes Investigations Division as respondents and petitions claims that behind the arrests of accused there was no basis and fundamental rights of them have been violated due to the arrests and detention.


Special Commodity Levy Imposed On Imported Potatoes And Big Anions Have Been Increased

The Special Commodity Levy Imposed on imported Potatoes and Big Anions have been increased Rs.35 Per Kilo Gramme and Rs.25 Per Kilo Gramme respectively with effect from Midnight yesterday(29) according to Ministry Of Finance.

President Maithripala Sirisena has yesterday(29) instructed the Finance Ministry Officials to increase the Special Commodity Levy imposed on Potatoes and Big Anions in view of protecting local potato and big anion farmers after a special discussion held at Presidential Secretariat to discuss the issues faced by farmers.

President Has Removed The Secretary Of Presidential Commission Of Inquiry And Appointed A New Secretary

President Maithripala Sirisena has removed the Secretary of the Presidential Commission Of Inquiry to Investigate And Inquire Into Serious Acts Of Fraud ,Corruption And Abuse Of Power,State Resources And Privileges Lacille De Silva today(01) with immediate effect.

H.W.Gunadasa has been appointed as the new secretary of the Presidential Commission Of Inquiry with effect from today according to Presidential Secretariat.

Earlier in the day the Secretary to the President P.B Abeykoon has sent a letter to Commission Secretary Lacille De Silva on the decision of his removal from the post but  not specify a particular reason behind  the decision.



Pakistan Cricket Squad Quatantined After Testing Positive In New Zealand