Wednesday, June 6, 2018



Around 149 Samples Out Of The 189 Samples Of Imported canned fish Tested Confirmed As Containing Worms

Around 149 samples out of the 189 samples taken from.the canned fish imported to Sri Lanks from.11 th of April upto now had been confirmed as containing worms through the laboratory tests carried out according to the Director General.of Health Services Dr.Anil Jasinghe.

The stock of canned fish tested belongs to 60 bags and due to this situation every canned fish tin imported to Sri Lanka are now being tested to find out whether they contains worms Dr.Jasinghe has stated.

Raids are being carried out in Supermarkets and other trade stalls throughout the Island by PHI's to find out whether they are contained worms he has stressed.

A Motorcyclists Has Died Due To A Motorcycle-Bus Collision

A 24 year old Motorcyclist has died on
the spot after the high speed Motocycle he was riding colliding with a Bus at Nawalapitiya this morning(06).

The accident occurred while the Motorcycle attempted to overtake a Lorry it has been revealenawaloy

A 14 Year Old Boy Has Died After A Coconut Tree Had Collapsed On Him

A 14 year old boy has died after a
coconut tree had collapsed on him at Alawala in Nittambuwa yesterday(05).

The critically injured boy had succumbed to his injuries after admitting to Wathupitiwala Base Hospital last night.

The deceased had faced this incident while accompanying his brother home from a scholorship class it has been revealed.

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Cabinet Approved A Proposal To Purchase 500 Buses To The SLTB

Cabinet has approved a proposal on
purchasing 500 new buses to the Sri Lanka Transport Board(SLTB-LANGAMA)according to the reports.

SLTB Currently have a shortage of 1257 as only 6000 buses running on the roads at present although  the required number of Buses is around 7257 .

Out of the 6000 buses currently running on the roads around 1500  buses are 15 years old and facing technical defaults according to the authorities.

A Chinese Female Was Arrested With A Large Stock Of Sri Lankan Currency Notes At The Airport

Airport Customs Officers have arrested
a 35 year old Chinese Female while attempting to smuggle Rs.1.275 million worth Sri Lankan currency notes illegally to China at the Katunayake Bandaranaike International Airport this evening(06).

The suspected female who had described herself as a Group Leader in Sri Lanka was arrested with the stock of Sri Lankan currency notes concealed in her luggage at the departure lounge near a Sri Lanka Airlines plane flying to Beiging ,China it has been reported.

Among the currency notes there were 255 notes of Rs.5000 customs have stated.



Four And Half Year Old Child Has Died After Consuming Paracetamol Tablets

Image result for paracetamolA four and half year old Boy has died after consuming few Paracetamol Tablets by thinking they were Chocolates  at Notingham Estate in Maskeliya last night (05).

The child was admitted to the Dikoya Base Hospital by the Parents after seeing the Child consuming Paracetamol Tablets. However the Child was later transferred to the Nawalapitiya Base Hospital in critical condition for further treatment where he has died early this morning ()6).

Child has mistakenly consumed the Paracetamol tablets after his father told him to eat Chocolates in the Parcel he brought.As Paracetamol tablets also there in the parcel along with chocolates the Child has consumed Paracetamol tablets it has been raveled.

Maskeliya Police are conducting an investigation over the incident.


Two Roads In Colombo Fort Closed To Traffic Due To A Protest Campaign

Image result for protest graphicLotus Roundabout from the entry point to Galle Face road and Bank Road in front of World Trade Center in Colombo Fort have been temporarily closed since this evening (06) due to a protest campaign in front of Colombo Fort Railway Station is being conducted by the Graduate National Center.

Police have advised the Motorists to use an alternative routes to travel due to this situation. 

The Protest March is being held by demanding the government to provide employment opportunities to the Graduates in Government Sector  without cutting them.

Health Minister To Make Arrangements To Perform Liver Transplant Surgeries After 4 P.M In Two Government Hospitals

Image result for liver transplantsHealth Minister Dr.Rajitha Senaratne has decided to make arrangements to perform Liver Transplant Surgeries in Colombo National And Ragama Teaching Hospitals after 4 p.m  in view of reducing the waiting list for the Surgeries.

Health Minister has already  informed the Liver Transplant Surgeons in Colombo National And Ragama Teaching Hospitals to make a plan regarding performing surgeries after 4 .p.m in these hospitals and submit to him soon .Can grant an allowances for the staff if necessary for performing Liver Transplant Surgeries after 4 p.m he has stressed.

So far around 30 Liver Transplant Surgeries have performed in those two government hospitals and Health Minister has decided to submit a Cabinet paper to the Cabinet seeking approval for airlifting Livers for these transplant surgeries .

Minister had discussed on Airlifting the Liver organs with the Air Force Commanded also the Ministry Of Health ha stated.

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