Monday, October 28, 2019

Origin Of Modern Humans Traced To Botswana


Two Year Old Indian Boy Sujith Wilson Who Trapped In A Borewell For Three Days Dies

Rescuers Race To Save A Toddler Trapped In 88 Foot Well In India

"නිර්මල වූ මිතුදමක ,එවන් වූ ප්‍රේමයක පවතිනුයේ එකම පැතුමකි ,ඒ කිසි දින වෙන් නොවේවා යන්නයි -එකම අදිටනකි ,ඒ සුළු අනවබෝධයක් බැඳීමට බාධාවක් කර නොගැනීමයි "

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Heavy Showers Submerged Many Areas In puttalam

Due to the heavy showers prevailing in
most areas in Puttalam District including wannathivu and Rathmalyaya areas had been submerged following the overflowing of many rivers in the district it has been repóorted .

As a result of heavy showers 04 sluice gates of Thabbowa Reservoir had been opened as water level reached it's spill level .

In Southern province transport activities had been disrupted as the rough sea waves and sand flowing to the Galle-Matara road today (28).

Trincomalee District too received heavy showers since  few days according to reports .

Airport Security Arrested A Sri Lankan Attempted To Smuggle Gold

Security officers attached to
Katunayake Airport have arrested a Sri Lankan who had attempted to smuggle a stock of Gold weighing 01 Kilo and 198 Grammes to Chennai India at the departure lounge of the Katunayake Airport last Sunday evening (27).

Security officers have recovered the stock of Gold hidden in the luggage of the suspect during a search .The suspect had arrived in Airport to fly Chennai ,India from a Indian Airways flight it has been revealed .

The suspect Mohommad Anwer along with the stock of Gold had been handed over to the Airport Customs for further investigations .




A Person Was Arrested With 6000 Illegal Foreign Cigarette Sticks

A person was arrested by the Special
operations Unit of the Colombo Excise Department with 6000 foreign Cigarette sticks smuggled in to the country from Dubai without paying taxes at Galoluwa area in Minuwangoda yesterday (27).

The suspect was later released on bail and scheduled to be produced before Excise Commissioner General shortly to charge a  fine it has been revealed .

The estimated value of the stock of Cugarette Sticks taken in to custody in possession of the suspect is around Rs.300,000 it has been revealed .

A Female Was Killed And 10 Others Injured Due To Jeep-Van Collision

A 45 year old Female had been killed
and  10 others had been injured and hospitalized after a  Jeep travelling from Anuradhapura to Trincomalee colliding with a Van arrived in from Trincomalee near Ambagahawela Junction in Mihinthale this morning (28).

The injured including five persons travelled in Van and six persons travelled in Jeep including the driver had been admitted to the Anuradhapura General Hospital for treatment where a critically  injured female had succumbed to her injuries .

Mihinthale Police have arrested the Jeep driver in connection with the accident .

Ella-Wellawaya Road To Be Closed Further -Rocks Fallen To The Road And Those Are At Risk Of Falling To Be Removed

Badulla District Secretariet has today (28)decided to temporarily closed down the  Ella-Wellawaya Road which has been closed since last friday further during a meeting held at District Secretariet under the patronage of District Secretary Damayanthi Paranagama .

The decision has been taken due to the risk of falling rocks within the  20 to 25 Kilo Meter area of Ravana Ella further to the road it has been revealed .

According to the National Building Research Organization (NBRO)  the rocks that had fallen to the Ella -Wellawaya road last week had fallen from a height of 150 feet and there's a great risk of falling rocks in that area further .A permanant solution should be found for this problem NBRO officials  had  stressed during the meeting .

Officials  of Road Development Authority are due to begin removing the fallen rocks from the Ella -Wellawaya Road tomorrow(29)and the District Secretary Damayanthi Paranagana had advised the Road Development Authority hand over the duty of removing large rocks in the mountain area which are at risk of falling according to reports .

Earlier auhorities have closed down the Ella -Wellawaya road last friday until saturday morning after rocks had fallen to the road following a landslide occurred in the area .

Half Of All Breakfast Cereals, Yoghurts And Ready Meals Sold In Europe 'Contain Too Much Sugar, Salt Or Fat For Children'

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 ...