Friday, July 26, 2019



Parliamentary Select Committee Probing Easter Sunday Attacks Had Allowed The Attorney General To Leave The Committee Sittings

Parliamentry Select Committee probing
on Easter Sunday Attacks had today  (26)allowed Attorney General Dappula De Livera who was asked to appear before the committee today, To leave  the Committee sittings without giving evidence due to a special statement made by him .

The Attorney General Had told the Committee which met at Parliamentary Complex today that problems will arise in his duties by giving evidence before the committee .

Attorney General Had also stated that he has informed on this to the Speaker Karu Jayasuriya as well through a letter .

Afterwards Committee members have allowed the Attorney General to leave the committee sittings .

One Person. Died ,Seven Injured Due To A Wasp Attack In Jaffna Kovil

A 63 year old person has died and
seven others had been injured and hospitalized due to a Wasp attack in a Hindu Kovil at Kopai area in Jaffna last night (25).

Eight persons had been injured ,one of them critically and admitted to Kopai and nearby hospitals where the critically injured had succumbed to his injuries .

The Wasp attack occurred when the wasps in a nest located near the Bell of the Kovil had provoked when the devotees rang the bell as a part of their religious observances  it has been revealed.

The provoked wasps attackEd the group of devotees rang the bell according to reports.

The seven injured persons had left Hospitals after receiving treatment according to Police.

A Person Had Linked With Extremist Thowheed Jamaath Leader Zahran Had Been Arrested

Colombo Crimes Division had arrested
a 22 year old person who had links with the leader of the Extremist Thowheed Jamaath Ogranulation and the chief suspect of Easter Sunday attacks Mohommad Zahran Hashim  in Colombo .

The suspect who is a resident of Gorakaoya area in Nawalapitiya had participated in speeches of Zahran held at Hambanthota it has been revealed during the police investigations.

The suspect is being questioned under the detention of Colombo Crimes Division .

61 Corona Positives Had Been Reported Today (28)

A total of 61 Corona Virus positives had been reported in the Country today (28) until 11.30 p.m ,increasing the total number of Corona ...