Parliamentarian Mr R. Sampanthan, the Leader of Tamil National Alliance has sent an epistle to Mrs Hillery Clinton the U.S. State Secretary, requesting her to follow a tough policy during the Human Rights Convention in Geneva, to do justice to the Tamil community in Sri Lanka. While appreciating U.S.A. for the service done to his community, he has mentioned that, further assistance is needed from U.S.A. in future, to fulfill justice to the Tamil People. By this letter he also expects that, U.S.A. will further assist regarding the L.L.R.C. report, and for a political solution with a reasonable division of power. Mr Sampanthan has sent this letter, following the request made by U.S.A., to take a vote on the proposal regarding Sri Lanka, on the 22nd of March during the Human Rights Convention in Geneva.
The chief organizer of the government party minister Dinesh Gunawardana said at the parliament that for 25 co-ordinating secretaries of the president, it had spent Rs. 37 million. Answering a question raised by the JVP leader Anura Dissanayake he said that they are given a monthly salary of Rs. 30,000, allowance for 170 ltrs patrol, […]
The UNP parliamentarian Harin Fernando says that the tooth mark bitten by Dayasiri Jayasekara at the Vadapitiya, is still there on his chest. He said this addressing a meeting in Badulla area.
The police media spokesman S S P Ajith Rohana said that the cost of a new police bike is Rs. 30 lakhs. It is said 315 “Yamaha” bikes with the capacity of 600 cc have been given to the special bike unit of highway traffic with effect from 01st July.
Magazine “The Banker” has nominated the Bank of Ceylon as a world class bank among the 1000 banks in the world. These 1000 banks are selected to appreciate leaders in the banking field. It is pointed out the Bank of Ceylon has the ability to offer variety of services.
It is reported that “Kudu Mani” of Wellampitiya who is a famous drug racketeer and a thug has been killed by cutting and chopping at Sinhapura area last night. Kudu Mani has gone there to kill a youth and shot him. He has got his leg injured. Suddenly, the youths in the area have caught […]