Saturday, December 9, 2017

Two Pedestrians Were Killed Due To A Collision With A Jeep

Two pedestrians were killed after colliding with a Jeep

at  the 08tn post of Kaduwela-Battaramulla road.

The critically injured pedestrians of the ages 24 and 34 years had succumbed to their injuries on admission to the Accident ward of the Colombo National Hospital.

The accident was occurred while the pedestrians were walking in along the road it has been revealed.

The decased were residents of Colombo -12 and Police had arrested the Jeep driver who driven the Jeep regarding the accident.

The Jeep driver was under the influence of liquor at the time of the accident it has been reported.


A Cyclist Was Critically Injured Due To A Bicycle-Car Collision

A cyclist was critically injured and hospitalized after
the Bicycle he was paddling colliding with a high speed Motor Car in front of the Vavuniya Airforce  Base this morning (09).

The injured Cyclist was admitted to the Vavuniya Hospital.

Vavuniya Police are conducting an investigation on the incident.

Third And Final Reading Of The Annual Budget Had Been Passed With Majority Of 99 Votes

The third and final reading of the 2018 Annual Budget
has been passed with a majority of 99 votes at the Parliament today (09).

During the vote 155 MP's voted for the budget while 56 MP's had voted against it.only 211 out of the 225 MP's of the Parliament had voted and Joint Opposition MP's were  voted against it.

The 2018 Budget proposals oposals have been passed with amendments the speaker Karu Jayasuriya has announced.

A Czech National Was Arrested While Staying In Sri Lanka With Expired Visas

Police Officers attached to the Colombo Fraud
Investigations  Division had arrested a Czech national who has been overstaying in Sri Lanka after expiry of his visas.

The Foreign national was arrested in Canal Road at Colombo Fort.


Black Rain Had Fallen Into The Kuttiyagala Village

A rain black in color had fallen into a Kuttiyagala
village in Siyambalanduwa Divisional secretariat this morning (09)according to the Disaster Management Center.

However no harmful incident has been reported due to the rain it has been revealed.

The relevant officials had visited the village after been informed of the black rain and sent the samples of rain drops collected for investigations the Center has stated.

A Chinese National Arrested In Airport With More Than Rs.11.5 Million Singapore Dollars

Airport Customs officers had arrested a 25 year old
Chinese National  while attempting to smuggle a large amount of Singapore Dollar notes to Singapore at Katunayake, Bandaranayake ,In ternational Airport this morning (09).

The value of the Singaporean Dollar notes taken into custody in possession of the suspect is more than Rs. 11.5 million it has been revealed.

Train Workers Who Do Not Reported To Work To Be Considered As Vacated Their Posts

Due to declare as an essential service, the leave of all
the train workers has been cancelled and those workers who do not report to work will be considered as vacated their posts the Minister of Transport Nimal Siripala De Silva has stated.

The Railway trade unions which are leading strike have demanding to amend the recruitment procedure of Train workers which cannot be done Minister has said during a media briefing held today (09).

Meanwhile Railway Department has today requested the train workers engaged in the strike to report to work with immediatte effect as the Train service declared as an essential service since this morning.

The Railway Trade Unions representing Train drivers,Station Masters and Train Guards have decided to continue their strike until their demands are met.


79 Corona Positives Had Been Discharged From Hospitals Today (02)

A total of 79 Corona positives had been discharged today (02) from Hospitals after full recovery it has been reported . Accordingly th...