Tuesday, April 19, 2016


Health Minister Had Appointed A New Chief Executive Officer To The Independent Drug Regulatory Authority

Minister Of Health,Nutrition And Indigenous Medicine Dr.Rajitha Senaratne has yesterday(19) appointed the former Director of Medical Supplies Division Dr.Kamal Jayasinghe as new Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Independent Drug Regulatory Authority on temporary basis.

As the permanent Chief Executive Officer of the Independent Drug Regulatory Authority Professor Krishantha Weerasuriya had went abroad two weeks ago without getting proper permission from  the Health Ministry frustrated Health Minister has appointed Dr.Jayasinghe for the CEO Post of the authority with effect from yesterday in view of giving a new shape for the Independent Drug Regulatory Authority it has been reported.

Even Health Minister has learnt that the CEO of the Drug Regulatory Authority Professor Weerasuriya is in abroad during the meeting of Health Institutions Heads held at the Ministry Auditorium recently.

The Health Ministry has decided to take a disciplinary action against Professor Weerasuriya after he return to the country the Ministry sources have stated.


President Maithripala Sirisena Has Instructed Authorities To Take Steps To Prevent Illegal Smuggling Of Gold Out Of The Country

Image result for gold smugglingPresident Maithripala Sirisena has yesterday (19) instructed the authorities to take steps to prevent illegal smuggling of Gold from Sri Lanka.

Sri Lankan Police Department and Tri Forces have managed to discover a large scale racket on smuggling Gold which purchased through  tenders organized by state and private banks out of the country in an illegal manner.

President has instructed the authorities at the meeting held at Presidential Secretariat in Colombo to implement a special plan to prevent smuggling gold illegally out of the country with the help of Tri forces and Police.


Puttalam Additional District Judge Has Ordered To Remand 10 Suspects Of A Treasure Hunting Case Until 22nd Of April

The Puttalam (In North Western Province) Additional District Judge has today(19) ordered to remand 10 suspects including the former Deputy Chairman of Wanathawilluwa Pradeshiya Sabha until 22nd of April over the charge of   excavating  a Private Land at Wanathawiiluwa to take a treasure .

The suspects had excavated several places  on a Private Land at Morapatha,Wanathawilluwa on 29th of February in view of taking a treasure it has been reported.

The Police had arrested few people involved in the treasure hunt at the land on 29th of February and the former deputy chairman of the Wanathawilluwa Pradeshiya Sabha and few others involved in the incident were later surrendered to the Police.

If The Rain Continues For Another 24 Hours Landslides And Cut Slope Failures Possible In Two Districts-National Building Research Organization

If the rain currently prevails in continues for another 24 hours there's a possibility of occurring Landslides and cut slope failures in several areas of Rathnapura and Badulla Districts according to the National Building Research Organization(NBRO). 

Accordingly it there's a continuous rain within next 24 hours landslides and cut slope failures will occur in Eheliyagoda,Embilipitiya,Balangoda and Imbulpe areas of Rathnapura District and Haldummulla and surrounding areas in Badulla District NBRO has stated.


Train Services At Kelani Valley Route Had Restricted Due To A Derailment Of A Train

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Sri Lanka Railways Department has today (19) restricted the Train Services at Kelani Valley Route to Kosgama area due to the derailment of a Train between Kosgama and Puwakpitiya.

A Special Vehicle has been sent to the area to restore the derailed Train according to the Railways Department.

Colombo Additional Magistrate Has Ordered The Police To Transfer Seven Indian Nationals Detained At Mirihana Detention Center To Colombo Remand Prison

The Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishantha Pieris has today(19) ordered the Police to transfer the imprisoned seven Indian Nationals detained over their involvement in illegal kidney transplant racket operated between Sri Lanka and India to Colombo Remand Prison from Special Detention Center in Mirihana(In Colombo).

The Additional Magistrate has made this order according to the request made by Colombo Crimes Division.Colombo Crimes Division has made this request due to the security at the center proved as sufficient it has been reported.

Eight Indian Nationals who were arrested at Wellawatta few weeks ago regarding the illegal kidney racket were detained at Special Detention Center in Mirihana and one of them was escaped from the center yesterday(18).


Wild Elephant Had Trampled To Death A Resident In Polonnaruwa

A Wild Elephant had trampled to death a Man at Konduruwewa area in  Rathupalama, Polonnaruwa (In North Central Province)in the wee hours of this morning according to the Police.

The deceased had faced this incident while he was on the way to a relatives house by a Motor Bicycle the Police have stated.he was succumbed to his injuries after getting admitted to Aththanakadawala Hospital in critical condition.

The deceased has  been identified as a resident of Bakamuna ,Polonnaruwa and his body had been sent to the Polonnaruwa  Hospital the Police have 

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