According to the reports proposals were submitted to establish a nude park at the Kalido Beach in Kalutara, simultaneously to the proposed Kalido Beach Park Project.
As 1 1/2 kilometers of the above coastal belt is owned by ‘Star Dust’, the largest Casino Company in Sri Lanka, the above proposal was submitted by them.
According to them, the main intention of this project is the promotion of Tourism Industry.The Kakutara Municipal Council strongly protests that, this is not suitable for a Buddhist cultured country like Sri Lanka.
Despite protests from the Kalutara Municipal Council, the ‘Star Dust’ Company say that, they are still continuing with the process of obtaining the approval for the project.
Since the Kakutara beach was named as a tourist zone, plans are being made to demolish the coastal boutiques and houses.
It is reported that the reason for the conflict at the Colombo National Hospital was an argument between Dr. Anuruddha Padeniya with another doctor. The incident has taken place at the canteen inside the doctor’s quarters complex.
The Minister of media Keheliya Rambukwella has requested cabinet approval to sell the 71 acre land at Ekala, Ja-ela which is owned by Sri Lanka broadcasting corporation. The money received by the sale will be used for the renovation, for compensation scheme for the excess staff, development of programs, etc. As a short term solution, […]
Sri Lankan Human Rights Commissioner Dr. Prathiba Mahanama Hewa says that the U N Human Rights investigation committee has to face major difficulties. The main challenge would be that they are not allowed to come to Sri Lanka for the investigations and the other Asian countries do not like them to be there for having […]
The opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe says that the “Buddha Sasanaya” in Sri Lanka will be protected only when the Rajapaksa government is over. Addressing the national expert board meeting in Colombo he said that this government cannot survive for long. He further said the government should protect the “Sasanaya” and there are no different “Sasana” […]
Rawana Balaya Organization has requested the government to close the Ministry of “Buddha Sasana” if it cannot be renovated within one month. The National organizer of the organization Iththakande Saddatissa thero said this when came to the ministry with the other members . The thero further said that by neglecting, the Buddhism and the Buddha […]