Sunday, May 20, 2018

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FROM YESTERYEAR SINHALA CINEMA:A SONG FROM "SADAHATAMA OBA MAGE" FILM SCREENED IN 1973


SINGERS-LATE H.R JOTHIPALA AND ANJALINE GUNATHILAKE
CAST-MALINI FONSEKA AND LATE GAMINI FONSEKA

Adverse Weather Conditions In Many Areas Of The Island Caused Hardship To The People

A  female has died in Badalkumbura
area of Monaragala yesterday(19)due to a branch of a tree has fallen on her as a result of the heavy showers  it has been reported.

Meanwhile a soil mound had collapsed on a house in Ambalangoda area ,However three residents of the house had managed to escape unharmed.

Due to the adverse weather several roads in many provinces of the country had been submerged due to flood waters.

One sluice gate each of the Daduru Oya and Udawalawe reservoir have been opened due to the rising water levels  of them



Two Sluice Gates Of The Lakshapana Reservoir Have Been Opened

Two sluice  gates of the Lakshapana reservoir have been opened since this evening(20) due to the rising water level of the reservoir caused by the  heavy showers experiencing in western slopes of Central hills at present.

Many other hydrocatchment areas too receive heavy showers it has been reported.

A Sri Lankan Female Was Arrested With 102 Illegal Cigarette Cartons At Katunayake Airport

A 40 year old Sri Lankan Female was
arrested by the Airport Customs today(20) while attempting to smuggle 102 cartons contains  foreign made Cigarette sticks illegally in to the country.

The female who has arrived in from Dubai was arrested while taking the Cigarette cartons out of the Airport it has been revealed.

The estimated value of  the Stock of Cigarettes taken in to custody  in possession of the suspected female is around Rs.1 Million.

Kelaniya River Has Reached Spill Level From Awissawella And Deraniyagala

Due to the heavy showers prevailing in the water level of Kelaniya River has reached spill level from Awissawella and Deraniyagala areas according to the Disaster Management Center.

People living in low land areas around the Kelani River including Biyagama, ,Kelaniya,Hanwella,Kaduwela areas are being advised to be vigilant over the situation.

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Four Persons Injured Due To A Road Accident In Southern Expressway- Seven Accidents Occurred In Expressways During Today

Four persons including a small child
have been injured and hospitalized after a high speed Jeep they were travelling in toppled through the security fence at Southern Expressway today(20) between Dodangoda and Galanigama areas according to the Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekare.

The condition of the small child and a female who are among the injured is critical it has been revealed.

The accident has occurred due to the driver's inability to control the speed of the vehicle SP Gunasekare has stated.

Besides this accident another six accidents have  occurred in Southern and Katunayake Expressways during today it has been announced.

Meanwhile Police have advised the motorists using Southern and Katunayake-Colombo Expressways to restrict the vehicle speed to 60 Kilo meters per hour due tothe  slippery conditions in Expressways.

A Large Number Of Houses And A Road Submerged Due To The Floods In Ayagama And Kiriella

Due to the heavy showers prevailing since last night(19) the branch river of the Kalu river ,The galathura river has overflown and as a result a large number of houses in Kiriella and Ayagama Provincial secreteriats (Ratnapura District)have been submerged due to the floods it has been reported.

The Ayagama-Idangoda road has been submerged from many sections and transport activities of the area cut off due to this situation it has been reported.

People in these areas are facing enormous difficulties due to this situation it has been revealed.


Eight Districts Were Issued Landslide Warnings Due To Adverse Weather

National Building Research Organi
zation(NBRO) had issued landslide warnings to eight districts this evening(20) for a 24 hour period due to the heavy showers prevailing in these districts at present.

Accordingly landslide warnings have been issued to Kegalle,Ratnapura,
Kalutara,Kurunagala,Badulla,Nuwara Eliya,Galle and Colombo districts. People lives in slope areas of these districts should be vigilant over the landslide signs NBRO has stated.

A Female Who Had Observed Sil At A Meditation Center Has Died And Another Injured Due To Lightning

A female who had observed sil(sil
means "sheela" in Buddhism) has died and another female of same kind has been injured and hospitalized due to a lightning strucked at the meditation center they were in at hagallawatte, Horana this evening(20).

The critically injured female sil maniyo was admitted to the Horana Base Hospital for treatment. 

"KOYA KOYA CHAAND" SONG FROM.THE FILM "KALA BAZAR" SCREENED IN 1960

SINGER-LATE MOHOMMAD RAFI
CAST-WAHEEDA REHMAN,LATE DEV ANAND 

Water Levels Of Three Rivers Are On The Rise-People In Low Land Areas Are Advised To Be Vigilant Over Floods

Due to the adverse weather condition prevailing in most parts of the country,water levels of Kalu,Gin and Millakanda rivers are on the rise according to the Disaster Management Center.

Due to this situation people lives in low land areas around these rivers are being advised to be vigilant over possible floods .

Meanwhile the Irrigation Department has stated that several low land areas in south including Poddala, bope ,baddegama,thawalama ,nagoda ,niyagama,divithura and neluwa are in risk of being submerged due to the rising water levels of Gin River .

People in  these areas are being advised to be vigilant over the situation.

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