Tuesday, May 28, 2019





A Private Hospital Worker Was Remanded Over Keeping A Stock Of Explosives In Possession

Colombo Additional Magistrate ShaLani
Perera has yesterday (28)ordered to Remand a Hospital worker attached to a Private Hospital in Colombo-05 (Narahenpita)who was arrested with more than 14 Kilo Grammes of Explosives in possession until 10th of June .

The hospital worker who is a resident of Rathgama,Bussa area and stayed at a house in Debare road,Narahenpita had been arrested by the Narahenpita Police two days ago over keeping a stock of explosives in possession during a search operation  .

The suspect has told the police during questioning that he had kept the Explosives to explode a huge rock in his land it has been revealed .



President Gave A New Appointment To Eastern Province Governor Hisbulla Whilst Other Political Leaders Demanding His Removal

President Maithripala Sirisena had
appointed the controversial Eastern Province Governor A.L.A.M Hisbulla as the co chairman of the District coordination committees in Trincomalee, Batticaloa and Ampara Districts .

This Appointment has been made to speed up the development activities in Eastern province according to President.However Eastern province governor has been given the new appointment at a time most political leaders are requesting the removal of him as the governor of Eastern.province over supporting Extremism

The next meeting of the Trincomalee District Coordination Committee under thr co chairmanship of Governot Hisbulla due to be held on 10th of June at the auditorium in  Trincomalee Government Agents office .

At present Deputy Minister of Ports and Shipping M.A.M Maharoof and Tamil National Alliance Leader R.Sampanthan are functioning as Co chairman' of Trincomalee District Coordination committee.

Hospital Directors To Get Permission From Health Secretary Before Conducting Media Briefings /Revealing Facts To Media

Acting Director General Of Health
Services Dr.Lal Panapatiya had yesterday (28) advised All Medical Administrators attached to Government
Hospitals and units under the Health Ministry to get permission from Health Secretary Wadantha Perera when  revealing facts except techincal matters  to the media .

This restriction will apply with immediate effect according to Dr.Panapatiya. Accordingly Hospital Administrators should be requested permission from Health Secretary prior to holding media briefings to the media he has stressed.

Action will be taken against those who do not follow this restriction acting Director General Of Health Services has stated 


Three Persons Arrested With A Stock Of Robes And Swords At A Primary School Premises

Three persons including a Principal
had been arrested alomg with around 41 robes worn  by Buddhist Monks, A Stock of Robe materials ,03 Swords and 03 luggage  in Muslim primary school premises at Bandaragama area yesterday (27) during a Joint Search operation  carried out by security forces .

Out of the stocls taken in to custody 07 robes ,03 swords and 03 lugage had been recovered from the primary school premises .Other stocks including 34 robes,A Bible  and Robe materials had been recovered whilst  hidden in a wood shed at the primary school premises.

The  joint search operations carried out by Police stations in Panadura and Army commando's yesterday  (27).

All Police stations in Panadura area had been participated the Joint search operations .

Around 132 Complaints Received By Kurunagala And Dambulla Hospitals Against Dr.Safi -No Test Carried Out Yet To Prove Allegations

Around 119 complaints had been
received by Kurunagala Teaching Hospital and 13 complaints received by  Dambulla Base Hospital from mothers against Dr.Seigu Siyabdeen Mohommad Safi over  illegal sterilisation according to Hospital authorities.

However up to now no test had been carried out on these mothers who had complained  that after Dr.Safi performing CeaserIan Operations to them they have no babies it has been reported.Earlier Hospital authorities have stated that the tests on complainant mothers to see whether they were subjected to illegal sterilisation will be carried out yesterday  (27)at Kurunagala Hospital .

The complaints received by Dambulla police from mothers against Dr.Safi had been forwarded to Police for further investigations.

Dr.Safi whof was arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department  (CID)on Friday night over earning Rupees billions worth assets in suspicious means are now in under the custody of CID..

Health Ministry Secretary Appointed A Six Member Committee Including Two Senior Gynaecologists And A Community Physician To Probe On Allegations Leveled Against Dr.Safi

Health Ministry Secretary Wasantha
Perera has today (28)appointed a six Member Investigation Board headed by a Director Of Ministry Of Health Dr.Anil Samaranayake to investigate on the arrest of Senior Doctor on Gynaecology and obsertrics section of the Kurunagala Teaching Hospital Seigu Siyabdeen Mohommad Safi (42)and the allegations levelled against him on illegal sterilisation after CeaserIan Operations.

The Six member Investigation Board comprising of Dr.Anil Samaranayake (Oresident),Retired professor Senior Gynaecologist(Vog) Lakshman Senanayake ,Senior Gynacogist Dr.U.D.P Ratnasiri,Community Physician attached to Family Health Bureau Dr.Sanjeewa Godakandage ,Director of Health Ministry L.A Basnayaka and senior Investigation officer of the Ministry S.L Gunasekare it has been revealed .

Health Secrerary had advised the Investigation Board to hand over her the interim report of the investigations carried out regarding Dr.safi within one week and the full investigation report with statements and analysis in one month period. ..

Health Secretary has also instructed the Sri Lanka Medical Council to begin an independent inquiry against the Dr. safi.

A separate investigation is underway regarding an allegation levelled against the doctor on changing a bed ticket of a mother in Kurunagala Teaching Hospital to hand over her baby to another faction.

Meanwhile all Branch unions of Health Department in Kurunagala Hospital have today formed an Organization joint Kurunagala Hospital Protection Organization and hand over a letter to the hospital Director that their unions will avoid giving statements to the newly appointed Investigation board.They have launched a protest against the investigation board Infront of the Kurunagala Hospital with the participation of residents of the area ,Buddhist Monks and some mothers.

A Harthal has been launches by business community in Kurunagala today demanding authorities to hold an urgent inquiry over the allegations leveled against a Dr. Safi.

79 Corona Positives Had Been Discharged From Hospitals Today (02)

A total of 79 Corona positives had been discharged today (02) from Hospitals after full recovery it has been reported . Accordingly th...