Sunday, December 4, 2016


Colombo High Court Released Former UNP Secretary Tissa Attanayake On Bail

අදාළ රූපයColombo High Court has today(05) granted bail for the former United National Party(UNP) Tissa Attanayake who was arrested and remanded on 04th of November over forging the  signatures of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wikramasinghe in a letter during the presidential election campaign in 2015.

The former UNP Secretary and Health Minister for short period Tissa Attanayake was relaesed on a cash  bail of Rs.25,000 and two personal  bails of Rs.500,000 each after being produced before the High Court this morning.

He had been remanded over the charge on 19th of October after being produced before the Colombo High Court until 05th of December(today).

Former UNP Secretary had remanded and released on bail over the same charge in a previous occasion too.


Police Arrested Five Persons Responsible For Crimes In Jaffna And Kopay

Kopay Police have yesterday (04)arrested five persons
of the ages 16-17 who involved in various crimes in Jaffna and Kopay Cities in Northern Province .

Police have also taken in to custody a Motor cycle,two face masks,two swords and a mobile phone in possession of the suspects.

Health Minister Proposed To Increase Fine Imposed On Dengue Mosquito Breeders Up To Rs.25,000

Minister of Health,Nutrition and
Indigenous Medicine has proposed to increase the fine imposed on Dengue Mosquito Breeders Up to Rs.25,000 .

As Dengue claimed the lives of 76 Sri Lankans this year and around 46,000 got the disease up to now laws on Mosquito Breeding should be strengthened to combat the disease effectively the Minister has stressed during his visit to Gampaha Health Services Director's office to inspect the progress of Dengue Control Activities there.

The Minister has also stated that he would like to implement a system that a Dengue mosquito breeders should pay compensation to the families of Dengue victims who dies  due to the disease .


One Person Was Killed And Two Others injured Following A Three Wheeler Accident In Badulle

One person was killed and two others injured and hospitalized  following the three wheeler they were
travelling in had fallen to a eighty feet deep precipice at soranathota-welihinna in Badulle District this morning.

The injured were  admitted to the Badulle Hospital for treatment according to the Badulle Police.

The deceased and the injured are residents in Monaragala area and they had met with the accident while on their way home after visiting Soranathota  area .

Navy Have Arrested Five Fishermen Involved In Illegal Fishing

Sri Lanka Navy Personal have today (04) arrested five local fishermen while illegally  fishing in Sri Lankan
waters of Seelawthurai (Eastern Province) using banned fishing nets.

Accordingly Navy personal had arrested a dinghy boat and banned  monofilament net  along with fishermen..

The two  suspects and recovered items had been handed over to the fisheries inspector in Mannar (Northern Province) for future action according to the Navy.

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One Person Was Killed And Another Injured Due To An Accident Involving North Central Province Chief Minister's Vehicle

One person was killed and another got injured and
hospitalized due to a three wheeler colliding with the vehicle of North Central Province Chief Minister Pashala Jayaratne at Sigiriya today (04) according to the Dambulla Police.

A three wheeler had arrived from Damana area collided with the Chief Minister's vehicle and as a result the three wheeler driver was killed the Police have stated.

Police have arrested the driver of the Chief Minister Pashala Jayaratne regarding the accident.


A Female And His Four Year Old Son Got Injured And Hospitalized Due To A Wild Elephant Attack

A female and his four year old son were injured and
hospitalized due to a wild elephant attack occurred at Manampitiya area in Polonnaruwa (North Central Province) according to the Police.

The two got injured as a wild elephant had pushed them with his trunk while they were bathing in Manampitiya lake police have stated.

Health Minister Instructed Authorities To Investigate On A Doctor In Prison Hospital Who Is Favoring Imprisoned VIP's

Minister of Health,Nutrition a`nd Indigenous Medicine
Dr. Rajitha Senaratne has instructed the authorities to investigate on a Doctor attached to Prison Hospital in Welikade who has been reported as have links with VIP'S imprisoned  for fraudulent activities and transfer them to Prison Hospital for fake illnesses.

"Had recieved a report that this particular Doctor attached to the Prison Hospital  having  links with VIP's who are imprisoned under court orders and due this  he recommended these VIP' s to be admitted to Prisons Hospital "Minister has stressed.

A strict action will be taken against the Doctor if  found guilty for the charge through the investigation he has stressed.

A Special Boat Service Launched In Sri Lankan Seas To Tackle Drug Traffiking Between India And Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Navy and Police Naval Division today (04)
jointly launched a special boat service near coastal areas in deep and shallow seas of Sri Lanka to tackle the transporting of Kerala Cannabis and Heroin from India to Mannar in Northern Sri Lanka  through the sea route.

A large quantity of Kerala Cannabis and Heroin transported from India to Sri Lanka had been seized  by the Sri Lanka Navy in recent times.


All Island Curfew Schedule To Be Changed From Tomorrow(06)

Government has amended  the current curfew schedule implemented in the country daily from tomorrow (06)according to the President's ...