It is reported that the Pope has approved Rev. Joseph Vaz as the 1st saint in Sri Lanka. Vatican media reports that he will be given the saint position by the Pope on his visit to Sri Lanka in next January.
Police reports that a person has got under the hummer of Sendil Thondaman and died. Another 19 have got injured and hospitalized The person died is in the age of 45.
Western provincial council Member S M Marikkar has stated that though it is “mathata thitha” under Mahinda Chinthana, the former Chief Minister of Uva Sashindra Rajapaksa puts “bathata thitha” as he uses raw rice to make ethanol. Addressing a meeting in Monaragala, he said that the government has taken the water to Mattala air port […]
It is reported that the UNP parliamentarian Sajith Premadasa will be appointed as the Deputy Leader on the 23rd. At the first meeting after the Uva election, proposed to fill all vacant positions will be filled.
Minister Rajitha Senaratne says that if this system is not changed, the parliament will be owned by businessmen. Addressing a meeting in Panadura area he said ” this election system should be changed. Otherwise, the parliament will be owned by businessmen. So, we all should get together and make a new system.”