Wednesday, May 29, 2019



Around 80 Mothers Complained Against Dr.Safi Today Over Illegal Sterilisation -No Test Carried out Today As Well

Another 80 mothers had been  submitted complaints  today(29)against
Dr.Seigu Mohommad Siyabdeen Safi  a Senior Doctor attached to the Kurunagala Teaching hospital over illegal sterilisation bringing the total number of complaints received by the Kurunagala Teaching Hospital  over the issue to 200 .

However no test regarding the sterilization has been carried out so far by the hospital authorities as stated earlier.

Meanwhile around 11 mothers had been complained against Dr.safi to the Dambulla Base Hospital where he worked earlier.

Meanwhile trade unions of the Kurunagala Hospital had decided not to give evidence before the six member Investigation Board appointed by the Health MinistRy to probe on allegations levelled against Dr.Safi .

Finance Ministry Media Director Was Arrested Over Keeping A Stock Of Cartridges -Later Released After Questioning

The Media Director of the Ministry of
Finance Mohommad Ali Hassan has been arrested by the Police today  (29)over keeping 93 cartridges used for Bore-12 type Firearms in his house at Malwana ,Biyagama area Police Media Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekare has revealed .

The stock of cartridges had been recovered from Media Director Hassan's house during a joint search operation carried out by Army and Police this morning.

However he was released after being questioned regarding the incident this evening according to Police Media Spokesman .

During the investigations it has been revealed that the house belonging to Media Director s father in law who had used a licensed fire arm.

However further investigations are  being carried out regarding the incident with the advise of Attorney General SP Gunasekare has stressed .

Temporary Ban Imposed On Issuing Explosives To Industries Had Been Lifted

Government had today (29)lifted the 
temporary ban imposed on issuing explosives to Industries based on Excavation work and  quarries  following the security situation of the country

Accordingly State and Private companies based on excavation work and quarries  can purchase explosives they have need through an authorization of District Secrerary from the State owned commercial explosives, firearms and cartridges  purchasing unit government has announced.


All Island Curfew Schedule To Be Changed From Tomorrow(06)

Government has amended  the current curfew schedule implemented in the country daily from tomorrow (06)according to the President's ...