Thursday, November 8, 2018

A Section Of The Nawalapitiya Town Has Been Submerged

A section of the Nawalapitiya Town has
been  submerged with two feet of water due to the heavy showers prevailing in today (08).

Few shops in the town too hasnot  been submerged as a result it has been revealed.

Nawalapitiya Town is subjected to be submerged during rainy seasons as the canal system in the town not maintained properly according to reports .



A Motorcyclist Was Killed Due To Motorcycle -Bus Collision

A 23 year old Motorcyclist was killed
after the Motorcycle he was riding in colliding with a Bus travelling to Anuradhapura at Horaketiya area in Badulla -Colombo road  today (08).

The critically injured had succumbed to his injuries after admission to Balangoda Hospital .

The deceased had been identified as a resident of Ehugala In Morawaka area. 

UNP Supporters Conducted A Motor Car Parade Tooting Horns By Demanding To Convene PARLIAMENT ASAP

Heavy traffic had been reported in and
around Torrington Square this morning  (08) due to a Motor Car parade held tooting Horns by United National Party (UNP) supporters travelling from Temple Trees to Torrington Square in Colombo  demanding the President to convene the Parliament as soon as possible  and restore Democracy .

A large number of UNP Supporters had  participated the event .

The Protesters had shouted that the decision taken by the President Maithripala Sirisena to remove Constitutionally elected Premier
Ranil Wikramasinghe from.the post is  unConstitutional.

Premier Wikramasinghe too participated the inauguration of the Motor Car parade held in front of Temple Trees .

Transport Activities In Awissawella -Colombo Old Road Had Been Disrupted Due To A Sinking Of Container Truck

  1. Transport activities in Awissawella -

Colombo old Road had been disrupted due to a sinking of a Container Truck travelling on the road near Angoda Junction last night (07).

Due to this situation Police have advised Motorists and Public to use an alternative routes when travelling. 

A Sri Lankan Businessman Was Arrested With A Stock Of Anthuriam Plants

Airport Customs officers have today
(08)arrested a Negambo based Businessman selling flower plants, whilst attempting to smuggle a stock of Anthuriam plants from Bangkok,Thailand at Katunayake ,Bandaranaike International Airport .

The suspect had arrived in from a Flight in Bangkok and has hidden the stock of Anthuriam plants in his luggage. He has not obtained the plant quarantine certificate issued by the Thailand when exporting Anthuriam and a license issued by Sri Lanka to import them it has been revealed.

The estimated value of the stock of Anthuriam is around Rs.500,000 according to Customs. The suspect had later released after imposing Rs.5000 fine on him .




Flood Threat Occured As Two Rivers Are Overflowing

A flood threat occurred as the Water of  two Rivers is overflowing and water of another two rivers reaching  spill level  due to the heavy showers prevailing in ,it has been reported .

Accordingly Water of Nilvala River and Yan Oya (River) is overflowing from Panadugama and Horowpathana areas respectively. Water levels  of Ma Oya and Attanagalu oya are  being reaching spill level from Galgamuwa and Dunamale areas .

Central Bank Bond Scam Suspects Arjun Aloysius And Kasun Palisena Had Been Further Remanded

Owner of the Perpetual Treasuries
Limited Arjun Aloysius and the Chief Executive Officer of the Limited Kasun Palisena who are in  remand over their involvement in Central Bank Bond Scam ,had been further remanded until 21 st of November by the Colombo Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake today (08).

The two suspects had been further remanded after being produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrate.

The Magistrate has informed the Criminal Investigations Department to speed up the investigations of Bond Scam and report it's progress to the next court date .

Transport Activities Of Two Roads Attached To Somawathiya Temple Had Been Submerged -Transport Activities Being Halted

Transport Activities of Entry road to Somawathiya Raja Maha Temple and Somawathiya -Sungawila Road had been halted today (08)due to these roads  being submerged as a result of the rising water level of Mahawrli River  caused by heavy showers prevailing in the area at present .

Both Entry road to Somawathiya Raja Maha Temple and Somawathiya -Sungawila Road from Diggala area had been submerged by two feet of water due to the heavy showers it has been revealed .

Another Tragic Death- A Wild Elephant Was Killed After Colliding With A Train

A Wild Elephant in his 30's was killed
after colliding with a 'Rajarata Rajina "Express Train travelling from Vavuniya to Matara this morning  (08)at Gatadivula area between  Ambanpola and Galgamuwa Railway stations in Northern Railway line it has been reported .

The deceased Elephant had faced this incident Whilest crossing the Rail Track at Elephant Crossing in search of food it has been revealed. He was on the way to Thekkawatte Reserve at the time of the incident and the critically injured Wild Elephant  had succumbed to his injuries whilest receiving treatment from Veterinary doctors attached to Galgamuwa Wild Life office .

Train and the Rail Track have not been damaged due to the incident. 

Another 38 Corona Positives Had Been Discharged Today (07) After Full Recovery

Another 38 Corona positives had been recovered and discharged today (07)from government Hospitals, increasing the total number of Corona...