May 20, 2013 at 10:10 pm | lanka C news
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,
The UNP’s burst in team were attacked as they had entered the premises of the Port’s Authority training school as they had entered forcibly by breaking padlocks and without taking prior permission.This was said by the Chief Secretary of the Sri Lanka Ports Authority,Independent Employees Union Shoamal Sumanaratna. According to him to anyone who seeks […]
At the discussion the JHU had with President Mahinda Rajapaksa, it has been decided to appoint a committee to discuss about the seven new proposals brought by JHU to the constitution. It has been decided to have further discussions on these in the future.
The fishermen in Galle fishing harbour have found a body of dead pearl shark in their net and brought it to the beach. It is about 12 feet in length and 350 kgs in weight. The fishermen say that the flesh of this kind cannot be eaten.
Yesterday, while practicing, the Sri Lankan super batsman Kumar Sangakkara has got injured. Due to this he will lose the coming ‘sudden’ Indian ODI series. He has commented this on the Twitter.
One Sri Lankan passenger on board an aircraft flying to BIA from Singapore had died in the aircraft before landing.The police media unit has reported that he is a resident of Polgahawela and is 57 years old.