Friday, July 7, 2017


Foreign-Battle For Mosul-The Story So Far

A Motorcyclust Was Killed Due To A Road Accident

A Motorcyclist was killed after his Motorcycle  toppled
over the road and colliding with a Tipper Truck as a result of not been able to control the speed of the vehicle at Kotadeniyawa area of the Meerigama-Negambo road.

The 31 year old Motorcyclist was critically injured due to the accident and succumbed to his injuries after admission to the Meerigama Hospital.

Police have arrested the driver of the Tipper Truck over the incident.

Future Of Uma Oya Project To Be Decided After Norwegian Report-Minister Amaraweera

The future activities regarding the controversial Uma
Oya project will be taken after the Norwegian experts submit their report on the project according to the Minister Mahinda Amaraweera who is also a member of the Cabinet sub committee appointed to probe on the project.

A team of Norwegian Specialists due to ge arrived in Sri Lanka on 30th of July to probe on the Uma Oya project which begun during previous government.

Minister Amaraweera who served as a Minister during the previous government as well  has stated during a press briefing held yesterday (07) in Colombo that the Iranian construction company "Farab" handling the Uma Oya project not have previous experiences on such projecrs according to the initial probe carried out on the iranian funded project.Iranian government proposed this company for the project and the equipment the company used to excavations of the Uma Oya tunnel proved as not suitable for the work Minister has further said.

He also revealed that new equipment will be imported for the project on 18th of July as per the recommendations of local and international experts.

However the peoples movement against uma oya multipurpose project is demanding another round of talks with authorities over the problems arise due to the Uma oya project.


Police Have Arrested Seven Persons With A Plastic Pistol Over Hijacking A 23 Year Old Female

Kakirawa Police have arrested seven persons with a
plastic pistol in their possession over hijacking a 23 year old girl in Horivila,Habarana area.

Police have arrested the suspects after chasing the van carrying the hijacked girl as per an information received by them.The girl was hijacked at A-9 area in Halmillawa and the cause behind the incident has been revealed as a love affair.

The suspects were arrested while attempting to flee away after leave the van carrying the girl in horivila area Police have revealed.

The main suspect of the hijacking incident has been identified as an Army slodier attached to the Palali army camp and he is due to be produced before the Kakirawa Magistrate court today (08).

A Person Was Arrested With 20 Narcotic Tablets

Police have arrested a person with around 20 narcotic
tablets in Maradana area yesterday (07).

The narcotic tablets in possession of the suspect identified as "Ecstasy".

The suspect is a resident of Wattala area and due to be produced before Maligakande Magistrate Court today (08)according to the Police.

Sri Lankan Airlines To Expand It's Direct Flights To Three More Indian Cities

Sri Lankan Airlines has extended it's  flights to three
more cities in  india by making the number of Indian cities the Airline conducted it's direct flights to fourteen.

Accordingly Sri Lankan Airlines will be conducted it's new direct flights to viskhapatnam with effected from today (08),to the Hyderabad from 12th of July and to Coimbatore from 16th of July.

At present Sri Lankan Airlines conducting around 180 direct flights weekly to the Indian cities of Trichy, Chennai,Trivandram,New delhi,Mumbai, Madurai,
Gaya,Varnasi,Cochi,Kolkata and Bangalore.

Three Persons Fined Over Maintaining Dengue Mosqito Breeding Places

Moratuwa Magistrate has today (07)fined Rs.40,000
Rs.5000 each from three persons over maintaining Dengue Mosquito Breeding places in Moratuwa University premises.

The three persons fined are in charge of  cleaning ,Laboratory and Contract divisions of the Moratuawa university according to the sources.

Moratuwa University had closed down a weak ago after a female student has died and almost 80 other students infected due to Dengue .

A Registered Foreign Employment Agency Owner Arrested Over Fraudulently Taking Money From Persons Promising Employment In Japan

The special investigations unit of the Foreign
Employment Bureau had arrested an owner of a registered  Foreign employment agency in Kurunagala over fraudulently taking Rs.750,000 each from a group of  persons promising employment in Japan according to  sources.

No deal has been received by the Agency owned by the suspect to send Sri Lankans to japan for an employment it has been revealed during the investigations.

Meanwhile it has been also revealed that the Foreign Employment agency owned by the suspect did not send any Sri Lankan abroad for an employment since 2015.

Foreign-Wimbledon Recreated With 12,000 Toothpicks



Nearly 40 Students Have been Hospitalized Due To An Infection In Welipanne

Nearly 40 students atrached to a Walagedare collage in
Welipanne area have been hospitalized due to an infection occurred in the school  it has been reported.

The students who are in the grades of 06,09 and 10 were admitted to the Darga Town Hospital with the symptom scratching of the skin area during the school time.

Majority of the students were discharged from the Hospital and around 14 students are  in the Hospital it has been reported.Authorites have sent a group of Public Health Inspectors to monitor the situation.

A 34 Year Old Person Had Commited Suicide By Jumping In Front Of A Train

A 34 year old person had committed suicide by
jumping in front of a train travelling from Jaffna to Mount Lavinia at Mount Lavinia area last night (06).

The deceased had been identified as a resident of Verahera,Boralasgamuwa area.The body had sent to the Kalubowila Teaching Hospital for the post mortum.

The cause of the suicide not yet been determined.

A Female Was Killed And A Male Had Been Injured Due To A Road Accident

A female pilion rider was killed and the Motorcycle
rider was critically injured after their Motorcycle colliding with an opened door of a parked motor car at Galaha Junction on Kandy road.

The critically injred had been admitted to the Kiribathgoda Hospital fo treatment.

The motor cycle crashed with the Car door had toppled over and colliding with a lorry it has been reported.

Deceased had been identified as a 26 year old female of bemmulle area.

A 12 Hour Water Cut To Be Imposed Areas Around Kotte On Sunday

A 12 hour water cut will imposed from 2 p.m on this
Sunday (09) 2 a.m on Monday(10) in six areas around Kotte due to an urgent repairs in pipelines according to National Water Supplies And Drainage Board.

Acvordingly water cut will be imposed in Rajagiriya,Koswatte,Kotte,Obesekarapura,Bandaranayakapura and moragasmulle areas.Water cut will be implemented in the main road from Rajagiriya to Open university in Nawala and attached sub ways as well as in lake drive and lake garden areas of Rajagiriya according to the Board.

Another 38 Corona Positives Had Been Discharged Today (07) After Full Recovery

Another 38 Corona positives had been recovered and discharged today (07)from government Hospitals, increasing the total number of Corona...