There had been a strong protest by the people of Galle ,Elpitiya and Karandeniya people fro the constructon of a road.The Chief organiser of the SLFP’s Geetha Kumarasinghe had come to the scene after a few hours and stopped the protest. After that Minister Gunaratna had come and scolded the police and had fired some gun shots to the air.
As an outsider had come to resolve this conflict the Minister had got provoked as the Minister had promised the people that he would resolve the issue. He had got perturbed that when he arrived at the scene there had seen nobody there.
It is learnt if Geetha Kumarasinghe did not intervene there would have been a terrific traffic jam in the area. At the time the shots were fired there had been only a few police personnel and a few people in the area,
All the police stations have been issued an order that all the drivers who breach the road should be presented to the courts and they should not be given charge sheets. This order has been issued considering the bus accidents and the police officers have been given fourteen facts which should be taken in to […]
It is said that the government will be able to deport the Pakistan nationals who are staying here without visa as the prohibition order in this regard has been cancelled by the courts. The appeal courts has cancel this order when a petition presented by four persons requesting stop the decision taken to deport some […]
The Deputy Minister of resettlement Vinayagamoorthy Muralitharan has stated that Rs. 500 lakhs have been allocated for renovating 500 Hindu Devales which were damaged during the war. He said this at the time of laying down the foundation stone for Karumari Amman Devalaya, Batticaloa. 124 Devales in Batticaloa are supposed to be renovated.
It is reported that a person has set himself on fire in front of Colpetty police station. He has been admitted to National hospital with serious injuries. The reason for the incident has not yet been revealed.
The UNP parliamentarian Ajith C Perera says that there is a plan of submitting a cabinet statement in the cabinet meeting which will be held on the 04th to get the approval on the same day to handover the management of Norochcholai power station to China. It has been planed to get this approved on […]