Saturday, February 29, 2020

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US Confirms First Corona Virus Death


A Stock Of Kerala Cannabis Recovered From Kilinochchi

Sri Lanka Army had arrested a person
whilst transporting 323 Kilo Grammes of Kerala Cannabis by a Tipper Truck at Jayapuram in KilinochchI area this morning  (29).

Theis  stock  is known as one of the largest stocks  of  Kerala Cannabis recovered in recent history according to the Sri Lanka Army.

The raid was carried out according to an information provided by Army Intelligence Unit .

Weather Warnings For Several.Districts And Provinces Due To Hot Temperatures

The Department of Meteorology has
today (29)issued weather warnings to Ratnapura and Monaragala Districts as well as in some stations at Western ,North Western ,Central and Southern Provinces as well as for Mannar District over high temperatures.

Accordingly 33 degrees Celsius temperature had been reported from.Ratnapura District and 32 degrees Celsius temperature had been recorded in Monaragala District today .

Doctors  warned public to avoid physical activities in outdoors and do not leave children inside vehicles during high temperatures.

Public is being advised to drink plenty of water to keep body refresh Doctors have stated .

A Stock Of Heroin And Ice Narcotic Had Been Taken In To Custody In.Galle Sea

Sri Lanka Navy along with Police Anti
Narcotic Bureau officials had jointly arrested 68 Kilo Grammes of Heroin and 50 Kilo Grammes of Ice Narcotic during a raid carried out in Galle sea area today (29).

The estimated value of the stock of narcotics taken into custody is worth more than Rs.1180 million it has been reported .no one has been arrested in this regard during the raid .

Sri Lanka Navy are conducting fuether investigations over the incident. .

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Two Sri Lankan Males Admitted To IDH On Suspicion Of Infected With Corona Virus Had Been Tested Negative For The Virus

Two Sri lankan  males who had been
admitted to Infectious Diseases Hospital(IDH) on suspicion of  infected with corona virus after arriving in from italy had been tested negative for the virus according to the Director of IDH  Hospital Dr.Hasitha Attanayake.

After receiving test results from Medical Research Institute in Borella today (29)one of the patients had been transferred to Jayawardanapura Teaching Hospital where he was earlier treated for fever and coughing  .Other patient who had been transferred from Ragama Teaching Hospital  is still receiving treatment at IDH Hospital.Dr.Attanayake has stated .

These two patients suspected as infected with Corona Virus as they have symptoms of corona viral neumonia like fever and coughing according
To reports .

278 Sri Lankans Stranded In England Had Been Brought Back To Sri Lanka

A special Sri Lankan Airlines flight carrying 278 Sri lankans stranded in England due to Corona  pandamic had touched down the Katunayak...