Sunday, June 30, 2019



Several Acres Of Land Belonging To A Badulla Reserve Had Been Destroyed Due To A Fire

Several  acres of land belonging to the
Alugolla Mountain reserve in Badulla had been destroyed due to a sudden fire erupted in the reserve last night (30).

An Attempts made by  the fire  brigade attached to Badulla Municipal Council, Army personal and Police to douse the fire had failed due to the current dry weather conditions prevailing in the area it has been reported.

A large varieties of endangered tree species and rare birds are being located in the reserve it has been revealed. 

Health Minister Sent A Letter Of Demand To GMOA Demanding To Pay Rs.One Billion As Damages

Health Minister Dr.Rajitha Senaratne
had sent a letter of demand to the Government Medical Officers Association  (GMOA)last Thursday (27)through a legal firm  demanding to pay billion to him within three weeks time over damaging his reputation during a press briefing conducted by GMOA by presenting inaccurate facts it has been reported .

The letter was handed over to the GMOA Secretary Dr.Hartha Aluthge according to the Health Ministry .

In his letter of Demand Health Minister Has stressed that GMOA Officials had damaged his good name by presenting inaccurate facts to the Media during a press briefing held on 17th of June .

If the GMOA has  not been able to pay billion to him within a three week period Minister will file a legal case in courts against GMOA it has been announced .


Board Of Directors Of The National Alcohol And Tobacco Authority To Resign If Licence Issues To Import Chinese Cigarettes

President of the National Alcohol and
Tobacco Authority Dr.Palitha Abeykoone has stressed in a letter sent to the Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera that the Board Of Directors of the Authority will tendered their resignations if the Finance Ministry offered licence to import Cigarettes from China.

As World Health Organization has stated that due to Cigarette smoking around 20,000 Sri Lankans are dying annually it will become a health threat if the Ministry allows to import Chinese cigarettes for the minority Chinese employees working in the country .

If Cigarettes are importing from china Majoroty of Indian workers here too might attempt to import cigarettes for them also Dr.AbeyKoon has stated in his  letter.

A Person Had Been Drowned Whilst Bathing In DevaHuva Reservoir

A 55 year old person had been drowned
whilst bathing in Devahuva Reservoir at Galewela Police division yesterday  (30) it has been reported.

The body of the deceased who was a resident of Jalashaya Road ,Galewela had been sent to Dambulla Base Hospital..

Galewela Police are conducting an.investigations over the incident. 

A Police Constable Was Injured And Hospitalized Due To An Assault By MP'S Son

A Police Constable attached to the
Ministerial Security Division Had been injured and hospitalized Due to an assault by an eldest son of the Government MP Shantha Sisira Kumara Abeysekare (United National Party)at Saturday night  (29).

The injured Police Constable had been admitted to Chilaw Base Hospital for treatment. He had complaint to the Chilaw Police that the son of the MP Abeysekare had assaulted him under the influence of liquor .

However MP Abeysekare too had lodged a complaint at Chilaw Police stating Police Constable had assaulted his son under the influence of liquor it has been reported.

No arrests were  made in this regard so far according to the Police Media Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekare .

Chilaw Police are conducting an investigations over the incident .



A Sudden Water Cut Implemented In Few Areas Of Colombo Today (30)

අදාළ රූපයNational Water Supplies And Drainage Board has today (30) implemented an eight hour sudden water cut in three Divisions belonging to Colombo Due to a Water leak of a main water pump carrying water from Ambathale to Matatakkuliya area . 

Accordingly the sudden water cut has been implemented in Colombo -13,Colombo -14 and Colombo-15 

A Sudden Fire Erupted In A Match Box Store

A Sudden fire erupTed in A Match box
store at Aladeniya area in Katugasthota today (30)had doused by Fire fighters ,Police along with the Residents of the area before spreading it further .

No casualties had been reported due to the incident and the cause behind the imcifent has not yet been revealed .Katugasthota Police are conducting an investigations over the incident. 

Three Females Were Killed And Three Others Injured Due To A Van-Lorry Collision

injured සඳහා පින්තුර ප්‍රතිඵලThree females including a 23 year old pregnant female had been killed and Three others were injured  and hospitalized After the Van they were travelling in from Thambuttegama to Anuradapura had colliding with a Lorry arrived in from the opposite direction  at Tsunami Junction at Moragoda,Thalawa in Thambuttegama-Anuradhapura main road in  wee hours of this morning (30).

The injured persons including  the lorry driver and his assistant had  been admitted to Aanuradhapura Teaching Hospital for treatment .The deceased females were residents of Glnawa area.

Thalawa police are conducting an investigations over the incident .

Five youth Had been Critically Injured Due To A Wasp Attack In Passara

Five youth had been critically injured
and another five received minor injuries after wasps attacking them during their visit to Small world's end at Pitamaruwa area in Passara,Badulla this noon (30).

The critically injured had been admitted to Matigahathanna District Hospital for treatment it has been reported .

The injured were a group of youth arrived in small world's end from Kalutara of the age group 20-25 years it has been revealed.

The Wasps attackEd as a result of provoking them by a Hawk.

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