Expect Heavy Rains above 150mm in Northern – Cyclonic Storm “Burevi”.

Expect Very Heavy Rains above 150mm at times in Northern, North-central, Eastern, North-western, and other provinces coming few days due to Cyclonic Storm “Burevi”. Warning for the #depression in the #south-east #Bay of #Bengal The shore off the coast extending from Kankesanthurai to Pottuvil via Trincomalee and Batticaloa may experience surges due to the effect […]

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Dr. Sudarshani Fernandopulle sworn in as State Minister of Covid-19 Prevention

Dr. Sudarshani Fernandopulle, Member of Parliament has been appointed Minister of State for Primary Health Care, Epidemiology, and Coronavirus Disease Control.The new Minister of State was sworn in before President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat this evening (30).New Minister of State for Primary Health Care, Epidemiology, and Coronavirus Disease Control.The main objective of the […]

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Mahara prison unrest – one prisoner was killed and three others were injured, STF on-site to tighten security

Unrest was reported from within the Mahara Prison on Sunday (29) evening, said Police Spokesperson DIG Ajith Rohana adding the unrest was caused by the prisoners. He said, therefore, Prison Officers were compelled to use force to control the situation and during the process, one prisoner was killed and three others were injured, and they […]

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