Friday, June 3, 2016

WHO Provided Rs.1 Million To Provide Facilities For Flood And Landslide Victims

Image result for world health organizationThe World Health Organization (WHO) has provided Rs.1 Million for Ministry Of Health to provide facilities for flood and landslide victims.Another Rs.6 million is due to provide shortly in  this regard the Sri Lankan Office Of WHO has announced.

According to a WHO release the organization has provided hygiene kits,telecommunication equipment and chlorine tablets to the Ministry Of Health and supported the deployment of medical teams to flood and landslide affected areas with logistic  supplies.

THOUGHT OF THE DAY

Defense Ministry Has Announced A General Amnestry Period For Tri Force Deserters

Image result for sri lanka ministry of defenseThe Defense Ministry has today(03) announced a General Amnesty Period for Tri Force deserters enabling them to receive their legal discharge from 13th of June to 30th of June .

Accordingly the deserters attached to Army,Navy and Air Force will receive this Amnesty Period.

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Leftist JVP Members Statged A Demonstration Infront Of Colombo Fort Railway Station Against VAT Hike

The leftist Janatha Wimukthi Peramuna(JVP) has today(03)staged a demonstration in front of Colombo Fort Railway Station against the recent VAT(Value Added Tax) hike implemented by the government which caused a price hike of several commodities and vehicles.

The demonstration was held under the patronage of JVP Leader MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake and several other JVP members .The JVP has stated  that the increasing of VAT by 4% from 11% to 15% is a burden for public.

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION HAS ANNOUNCED THE ELIMINATION OF LYMPHATIC FILARIASIS BY SRI LANKA AND MALDIVES

The World Health Organization(WHO)has today(03) announced that Sri Lanka and Maldives have successfully eliminated lymphatic filariasis (Filaria) the disease that was crippling  people for decades.

Lymphatic Filariasis forcing those people have it to lead a life of stigma,discrimination and poverty WHO has stated.

"The achievement made by Sri Lanka and Maldives demonstrates the resolve of those countries and the region as a whole to eliminate all neglected tropical diseases ,which have no reason to continue and effect the lives of people" the Regional Director Of WHO's South East Asia Region Dr.Poonam Khretrapal has stressed.

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Ten Health Institutions Directly Affected Due To Floods-WHO Sri Lankan Office

Ten Health Institutions including Seven Outreach  Clinics in the island were directly affected as a result of recent floods  and clinical equipment and records belonging  to them have been damaged according to Sri Lankan Office of the World Health Organization(WHO).

Around fifteen public health midwives divisions in the island too affected due to floods and  the clinical registers and records  belonging  to them   destroyed and need to be replaced WHO has stated.

The Ministry Of Health has provided this information to WHO.

 

One Killed And Two Others Injured Due To A Car-Three Wheeler Collision At Kuruwita

Image result for accident graphicOne person was killed and another two were injured and hospitalized as a result of a car-three wheeler collision occurred at Kuruwita(In Ratnapura District) today(03).

Three Persons who were inside the three wheeler when the car crashed into it have been admitted to Ratnapura Hospital with injuries while one was succumbed to his injuries shortly after.

The Car has crashed into the three wheeler when the three wheeler was parked at a parking space in Kuruwita and the driver of the car has fled away from the scene soon after the accident it has been reported.

Kuruwita Police are conducting an investigation on the accident.

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Train Services Of The Upcountry Railwayline Had Been Paralyzed Due To A Lorry

Upcountry Railway Services had been paralyzed   this morning (11) as a result of a running of a  Lory carrying goods on  a Rail track at...