Monday, August 6, 2018


A Jewelry Shop Owner Was Killed Due To A Fuel Bowser-Motorcycle Collision

A 45 year old Motorcyclist who was a

Jewelry Shop owner was killed and his 18 year old daughter had been critically injured and hospitalized after the Motorcycle they were riding in colliding with a fuel Bowser last evening (06)at Kopai area in Jaffna.

The critically injured had been admitted to Jaffna Teaching  Hospital for treatment.

Kopai Police havery arrested the Fuel Bowser driver over the incident.

A Railway Line Got Damaged Due To The Train Collision At Polgahawela Return To Normalcy-Night Mail Train Was Cancelled Last Night

The Night  Mail Train travelling from
Colombo Fort to Badulla had been cancelled last night (06)due to the Train Collision at PanaLiya in Polgahawela last evening.

However trains will run as usual today (07) on one Railway line that was damaged due to the Accident as it got repaired now The Railway Department has announced.

The second Railway Line got damaged due to the Accident will be back to normalcy in the course of today it has been stated.

Around 32 Train Passangers were injured and hospitalized due to a Collision among Two Trains last evening .The injured were admitted to Polgahawela and Kurunagala Teaching hospitals.

Authorities are currently questioning the two Train Drivers regarding the incident.

Health Minister Says The I'ncome Tax Rate Imposed On Medical Specialists Had Been Reduced-Finance Minister Says No Such Decision Taken

While Minister Of Health Dr. Rajitha
Senaratne says that the 24 percent income tax rate imposed on Medical Specialists had been reduced to 15 percent during the talks held with Minister of Finance Mangala Samara Weera ,Ministry Of Finance had stated that no such decision has been taken and the income tax rate of Medical Specialists will remain same.

According to the Ministry Of Finance during the talks held between Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera ,Health Minister  Rajitha Senaratne and Medical Specialists Union representatives on last Friday, it had been decided to give a concession when implementing the income tax on Specialists.

However no decision had been taken to revise Income Tax rates according to Inland Revenue Tax Act the Ministry has stated.






A Former Sri Lankan Flight Captain Was Arrested At The Airport With A Firearm

Police had arrested a 55 year old
former Flight Captain  attached to the Sri Lanka Airforce and Sri Lankan Airlines while attempting to carry 6.36 Mili meter Auto pistol ,A Magazine and an Amunition and fly to Dubai at the Katunayake ,Bandaranaike International Airport this morning (06).

The suspect who is a resident of Rajagiriya is currently attached to an Airlines in Kenya it has been revealed.

Police are now conducting an inquiry by questioning the suspect to find out the reason behind the carrying of a firearm by the suspect .

Around Twenty Five Passangers Injured And Hospitalized Due To A Collision Of Two Trains

Around 25 Train Passangers had been
injured and hospitalized after a Train travelling from Colombo to Rambukkana colliding with a Colombo-Kandy bound Passanger Train which was parked on the Railway line due to a break down this evening (06).

The injured including office workers has been admitted to the Polgahawela Hospital for treatment .

Due to the incident a train delay is being reported  . 


A Person Died After Falling Down From.A Condominium

A 75 year old person had died after
falling down from a fourth floor of a Condominium  at Suriyamalpura in Keselwatta today (06)it has been reported.

The deceased was a resident of Jaffna.

Fourth Person Admitted To The Hospital After Falling Sick During A DJ Party In Wadduwa Had Died

The fourth person who had been
hospitalized after falling sick during a DJ Party organized by a Facebook Friends Society and held at a Hotel in Wadduwa Beech had died today (06)it has been reported.

Earlier three youth who were participated the event and fallen sick had died on Sunday(05) morning and evening after admission to the Panadura Hospital.They had been identified as residents of Kesbawa and Divulapitiya areas of the ages 20,31 and 36 years .

The fourth person admitted  to the Panadura hospital had died this noon.All four persons who had fallen sick during the party had admitted to the Panadura Base Hospital.

Police believes the deceased had consumed the artificial Narcotic "Black Mandy"during the party.


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