recommendations made during the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) meeting in Geneva regarding Sri Lanka within next two years according to the Minister Of Health,Nutriton and Indigenous Medicine Dr.Rajitha Senaratne.
Speeking after a meeting held in Northern Provincial Governors Office in Jaffna The Minister has stated that the government's aim is to devolution the powers and create a country that all kinds of people can live in peace .
Colombo Fort Magistrate Court has today (03) further remanded the imprisoned Joint Opposition MP Wimal Weerawansha until 07th of April .
Earlier the Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne had refused the bail application submitted behalf of the imprisoned MP who is now in Colombo National Hospital as the bail application did not indicated the health condition of MP's daughter although the application requested the Court to release the MP citing his daughter's poor health condition.
MP Weerawansha did not produced before the court today during the proceeding of his case ,
An 18 hour long water cut is announced for tomorrow(04) from 9 a.m in areas close to the Kelaniya Bridge and Baseline Road in Dematagoda Junction at Colombo due to a maintenance work of the Ambathale Water Purification plant according to the National Water Supplies And Drainage Board.
The water cut will also affect to the roads Thotalanga,Kosgashandiya Junction,Mahawatte and Granspass the Board has stated.
Peradeniya University Authorities have today(03) closed down all the faculties of the University indefinitely due to the spreading of a viral flu suspected as H1N1 Influenza among the University students according to the Vice Chancellor Professor Upul Dissanayake.
According to the reports 30% of the 4000 students residing in University's hostels are suffering from the viral flu and more than 500 University Students today itself received treatment from the University medical center for the flu.
All the university hostel students are being informed to vacate the hostels by 12 noon today in order to control the spreading of the flu.
Two faculties of the Ruhuna University too closed recently due to the spreading of the viral flu.