Tuesday, January 15, 2019



Two Youth Injured In Jaffna Due To An Attack

Two youth had been injured and
admitted to Jaffna Teaching  Hospital yesterrday (15)fafter  a group of persons believes to be members of "AVA "sword group had attacked a group of youth attended a Puja ceremony at NachchiMar  Kovil in  Kokuwil Junction -Jaffna  to commemorate  Thaipongal day .

A group of Ten persons arrived in from five Motorcycles had attacked the youth in front of the Kovil with sharp objects it has been revealed .

The injured are residents of Kokuwil area .

Jaffna Police are gonducting an investigations over the incident.

A Digital Radiography Image System To Be Set Up At 20 Government Hospitals

Cabinet has given an approval to a
proposal submitted to hand over a contract to a Malaysian conpany to establish a Digital Radiography Image Conservation and Communication System and A Radiography Information system at Twenty Central Government Hospitals Island Wide.

According to the systems due to be set up in Government Hospitals, all Details of Patients will be stored and conserved and with a minimum cost and time can detect a disease of a patient by enlarging the Digital Radiography Images according to government sources .

President Sirisena Had Begun A Five Day Official Visit To Philippines

President Maithripala Sirisena
acompaniesd  by  a Sri Lankan Delegation who had left Philippines had arrived at the Capitol Manila this evening  (15)for a five day official visit .

During the Visit Sri Lankan President is scheduled to pay a floral tribute to a monument built behalf of National Heroes in Philippines at Manila tomorrow (16) and hold bi lateral talks with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte afterwards .

Several bi lateral agreements are scheduled to be signed between two countries following the talks .

President Sirisena is also due to visit Asian Development Bank and Internatonal Rice Research Institute at Los banos during the visit .

A NeW Medical facuity At SABARAGAMUWA University To Be Opened On 17th

The new Medical Faculty  atttached to Sabaragamuwa University at Batuhena area in Kuruwita  is scheduled to be inaugurated on 17th of January under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wikramasinghe and Health Minister Dr.Rajitha Senaratne .

Ratnapura General Hospital is scheduled to be Promoted to a rank of Teaching Hospital on same day to facilitate the clinical training of the Medical students attached to new Medical Faculty in Sabaragamuwa.

This new Medical Faculty built in view  of expanding the Medical Education in Sri Lanka ,had been built with Laboratories equipped with modern facilities and A complete Hostal it has been reported.Rs.2000 million has been allocated for the new Medical Faculty from the Annual Budget in 2018.

A batch of 75 new Medical Students are due to be recruited  to the Medical faculty and given registration under the first phase on 17th.

Professor NirMali Wikramasinghe has been appointed as the acting Dean of the Sabaragamuwa Medical Faculty. 

Kumbh Mela: Millions Of Indians Take Holy Dip




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An Assistant General Manager Of SATHOSA Limited Who Got The Promotion Through Fraudulent Educational Certificates Had Been Released On Bail

An Assistant General Manager of the sales section at SATHOSA Limited (CWE)  Gamini
Perera who had been arrested by the Colombo Crimes Division over getting the Post by producing fraudulent Educational Certificates had been released on bail by the Colombo Additional Magistrate  Saliya Chandana Abeyratne after being produced before the Magistrate  today (15).

The interdicted officer had been ordered to release on a surety bail of Rs.100,000 by the Additional Magistrate.

The suspect who had been interdicted by the authorities along with few other higher officers  recently after the Audit officers at SATHOSA had been  removed they have produced fraudulent Educational Certificates to get their promotions ,had been arrested by the Crimes Division officers following an investigations carried out on him .




Two Teenagers Had Been Killed On The Spot Due To Motorcycle-Tipper Collision

Two Teenagers Had Been killed  and another had been critically injured and hospitalized after
the Motorcycle they were riding  in colliding with a Tipper Truck at Dalukana area in Dimbulagala this morning (15).  

The deceased had been killed on the spot and the third Teenager had been injured and admitted to Polonnaruwa Base Hospital it has been revealed.

The incident occurred when the Motorcyclist had attempted to overtake a Private Bus travelling in the same route as he had not been able to control the speed of the Motorcycle it collided with the Tipper Truck arrived in from the opposite direction according to Police.The Motorcycle had run over by the Private Bus after the incident .

The Tipper Truck had fled away from the scene after the incident according to Aralaganwila Police.

Three Teenagers of the ages 16,17 and 18  had faced this incident .

A Body Of A Wild Elephant Had Been Recovered In A Land At Sigiriya

A Body of a Wild Elephant Who had been killed due to Electrocution had been recovered at a
Private Land in Mahasengama ,Sigiriya Yesterday (14).

The deceased Elephant had faced this incident when he entered the Land in search of food it has been revealed.

Police have arrested the Land Owner who was responsible for laying Electric wires acroos his land to protect his cultivation .The suspect is due to be produced before Hingurakgoda Magistrate Court.

Two Teenagers Had Drowned Whilst Bathing In Irattaperiyakulam Wewa in Vavuniya

Two Teenagers who had gone to bathe in Irattaperiyakulam Wewa(River) at Vavuniya this
noon  (15) to commemorate "Thaipongal "Day had drowned according to Iraataperiyakulam Police.

The deceased who were of the ages 14 and 15 years old and residents of Vavuniya had drowned after slipping and falling in to the water whilst preparing to take a bath with another four youth  it has been revealed.

Bodies of the deceased had been recovered during a search mission.

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A Person Got Promotion As Assistant General Manager In "SATHOSA" By Producing Fraudulent Educational Certificates Had Been Arrested

Police Officers attached to Colombo Crimes Division have today (15) arrested a Person
appointed as an Assistant General Manager of "SATHOSA" ( CWE-Cooperative Whole Sale Establishment) Sales Section over getting a higher post at SATHOSA by producing fraudulent educational Certificates  to the Management 

The suspect has got the Promotion as an Assistant General Manager of SATHOSA by producing fraudulent Educational Certificates stating he was a Graduate at Sri Jayawadanapura University in Colombo.

He is due to be produced before the Court today (15).

Authorities have already interdicted few Higher Officers attached to SATHOSA  who got promotions as Deputy General Managers and Senior Mangers by producing fraudulent Educational Certificates .Some of them had produced fraudulent  certificates said to be obtained from International Universities .

SATHOSA has been rated as a government owned Institute with massive corrupt activities since decades .

Thousamds Of Cinemas In China Under Threat Of Closure

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