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“Agreement signed at 12:06 am on Saturday secretly” JVP says Govt sold Kerawalapitiya pp to US firm

JVP Leader Anura Kumara has alleged that the government has signed a midnight agreement to sell 40% of the Kerawalapitiya power plant and the...

“We have money” Minister responds to opposition accusations

Highways Minister Johnston Fernando says that the government has no pecuniary problem as it has sufficient funds to continue its development work while paying...

Covid situation report : Sunday

103 COVID-related deaths have been recorded, increasing the death toll to 12,125. 1,733 more COVID-19 cases detected, increasing active infections to 60,328.

WhatsApp scam : Two Nigerians arrested from Dehiwela

Two Nigerian nationals have been arrested from Dehiwala area in connection with an online financial scam. Police say that the suspects have been apprehended following...

GMOA suggests six measures to avoid Covid 5th wave in SL

The Government Medical Officers Association (GMOA) has highlighted several key issues related to Covid-19 control in Sri Lanka. 🔹 ️The present accomplishments in the COVID...

Another doctor succumbs to Covid-19

A doctor attached to the Kurunegala Provincial General Hospital has passed away yesterday (18) after contracting Covid-19. 57-year-old Dr. Sudath Bandara, who worked at the...

Administering Covid vaccines on 20-29 age group will begin in five more districts

Administering the vaccines on the 20 to 29 age group will begin across the Northern Province from September 21. Accordingly vaccination will begin in Jaffna,...

President arrives in New York to attend 76th UNGA Session…

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrived in New York to attend the 76th United Nations’ General Assembly (UNGA) Session. The delegation headed by the President arrived at...

Hambantota Mayor arrested by Bambalapitiya police

*Update: Hambantota Mayor Eraj Fernando who was arrested over an assault incident in Bambalapitiya, released on Police bail Hambantota Mayor Eraj Fernando has been arrested...

Sputnik vaccines arrive : 133 centers operating today

120,000 doses of Sputnik V (component 2) vaccines arrived this morning. “This will fulfill the total requirement of Sputnik V vaccines in Sri Lanka and...

CID summons SJB MP Manusha Nanayakkara

Opposition MP Manusha Nanayakkara says that he has been summoned by the CID over an inquy. According to the Police note published by the MP...

No CCTV in Welikada & Anuradhapura prisons

Prison Headquarters says that CCTV facilities are not available in Welikada or Anuradhapura prison premises. According to Lankadeepa newspaper, CCTV facilities are only installled in...

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