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,
Minister Rauf Hakeem has gone to World Islamic Summit and complained against Sri Lanka pretending that he was going to Mecca. He has complained about the way the Sri Lankans treat Muslims and it is said that this charge sheet is more dangerous than the charge sheet handed over to Navanethem Pillay.
The railway security section reports that about 50 have been arrested for traveling in “Nayanakumari” (Fort – Hikkaduwa 8064). Among them there were 20 women and 30 men and they were released on a fine of Rs. 96360.00.
The leader of Nava Samasamaja party Dr Wickramabahu Karunaratne says that the only way that Sri Lanka can escape from the complaints regarding the war crimes is to be obedient to America. Addressing media in Colombo he said that in human rights issues if Sri Lanka goes behind America, there won’t be any issue. He […]
The Chief Minister Uva province Sashindra Rajapaksa says that the President hides when he sees him. Addressing a meeting in Moneragala he said ” the President has become to a position of hiding when he sees me. I am always demanding. I have a right to demand. Because I know him than the others”
It is reported that Sri Lankans spend Rs. 15 million for heroin per day. According to a research done by dangerous drug control board, there are 45,000 addicted for heroin. The board says that around Rs. 5650 million is spent on this and there are about two lakhs of people addicted for Ganja.