Thursday, April 27, 2017


Police Arrested A Person With Stock Of Weapons In Minuwangoda

Police have arrested a person with a stock of weapons and a live granade in possession in Heenatiyana , Minuwangoda area.

The Law Enforcement Unit of the Negambo Police have taken into custody two T-56 rifles,263 rounds,A love granade and 25 rifle rounds in possession of the suspect who is a resident of Minuwangoda area.

The Law Enforcement Unit Of The Negambo Police and Katunayake Police are conducting further investigations on the incident .

A Section Of Students n Terrance Silva Collage In Kolonnawa Shifted To Nearby Temple For Studies Due To Meethotamulle Displaced Families

The students studying grades 10 and 11
of the Terrance N Silva Collage in Kolonnawa have been  shifted to nearby Kolonnawa Raja Maha Viharaya (Temple) today (27) for studies due to the 47  families displaced as a result of  Meethotamulle Garbage Dump Collapse  staying in the school halls.

Around 217 persons belonging to 47 families are currently staying in Terrance N De Silva Collage and around 25 families are due to shift to temporary houses built in Paddy Marketing Board storing complex in Meethotamulle area by by tomorrow(28) according to reports.

The search operations and removing debris in the  disaster site at Meethotamulle Garbage Dump still continues .

A Person Was Killed Due To A Wild Elephant Attack In Damana

A 53 year old person was killed today
(27) due to a wild elephant attack while harvesting  his paddy field in Damana area(Eastern Province ) according to sources.

The deceased was killed by the wild elephant after chasing him around 500 meters and the tractor operated by him too was damaged by the elephant according to reports.

The critically injured person  who was a resident in Damana area had succumbed to his injuries on admission to Ampara Hospital for further treatment after being admitted to the Damana Hospital .


A Police Inspector Attached To Lunugala Police Station Admitted To Hospital By Complaining His OIC Assaulted Him

A Police Inspector attached to Lunugala
Police Station has  admitted to the Badulla General Hospital yesterday (26)after made a complaint that the Officer in charge (OIC) of his Police Station had assaulted him.

However Lunugala Police Station Officials have stated that the Lunugala Police OIC only shouted at the inspector and no assault had taken place .

European Parliament Has Defeated A Resolution Submitted To Suspend The Granting Of GSP Plus Concessions To Sri Lanka

European Parliament which met
today(27) in Belgian capital Brussels has defeated a resolution submitted to the Parliament by opposing the  granting of GSP Plus tariff concessions to Sri Lanka by 317 votes as 436 Members of the European Parliament voted against the resolution ,119 members voted in favor  and 22 members were absent during the voting according to the Deputy Foreign Minister Dr.Harsha De Silva.

Some European Parliamenrary Groups have submitted the resolution to the Patliament by requesting to suspend the granting of GSP Plus concessions to Sri Lanka by citing Sri Lankan government still not full fill the human right requirements needs to get the concessions.

European Union had suspended the GSP Plus concessions granted to Sri Lanka during  the previous regime .

However after several rounds discussions the European Union has decided to grant the Concession to Stick Lanka after considering the human rights record of  current government .

President Sirisena Has Appointed 25 Senior Attorneys At Law As President's Counsal

President Maithripala Sirisena has today
(27)appointed 25 senior Attorneys At Law as President's counsal according to the President's Media Division.

These Attorneys At Law including MP-M.A Sumanthiran,Daya Palpola,Ariya B Rakawa,J.C Weliamuna had been appointed by considering their excellance and honesty in the field of law it has been srated.

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