Sunday, December 17, 2017

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Two Youth Were Injured And Hospitalized Due To A Wild Elephant Attack

Two youth were critically injured and hospitalized due
to a Wild Elephant attack in Palaimadu area on Jaffna-Sangupitiya road last night (16).

The two injured Youth were admitted to the Sangupitiya Hospital for treatment.They have been attacked by the Wild Elephant while paddling a Bicycle it has been reported.

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Wiild Life Officers Recovered A Body Of A Wild Elephant In Karuwalagaswewa

Wild Life officers have revovered a body of a Wild
Elephant believed to be has died due to a prolonged illness  near the Paligama Wewa (River) in Karuwala gaswewa area(North Western province).

Wild Life officers had treated the deceased Elephant few days ago it has been revealed.

The post mortem of the deceased Elephant is due to be held shortly.

The Insect Variety Detected In The Stock Of Sri Lankan Tea To Russia,May Have Entered From Another Port-Minister Dissanayake

The variety of Insect detected in a stock of Sri Lankan
Tea exported to Russia has been identified as "Capra"normally found in Cereals and it may have entered the Tea stock in another Port while transporting it to Russia according to the Minister of Plantations Navin Dissanayake.

Due to the Insect variety detected in the Sri Lankan Tea stock ,Russia had temporarily banned importing Tea and several other Plantation products from Sri Lanka.

Earlier the Ministry of Plantations has been announced that the Container which the Sri Lankan stock of Tea transported to Russia not belonged to Sri Lanka as it used to transport Cereals .

Addressing a Media conference in Nuwara Eliya Minister Dissanayake has said it was amazing what had happened to Sri Lankan stock of Tea exported to Russia and assured the businessmen in Tea Industry and small Tea Estate owners the ban imposed on Sri Lankan Tea by Russia will be removed shortly.

The talks with Russian authorities over the issue had already begun he has stressed.Minister Dissanayake is due to leave Russia for the talks soon his Ministry has stated.


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