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A prison bus overturns and 6 officials hospitalized - (video)

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- A prison bus that was travelling from Nuwara Eliya to Badulla Prison has veered off the road and fallen on to a house. As a result six prison officers who were in the bus sustain... Read More


Government attention focused on transport problems faced by health workers

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- A discussion was held yesterday between Provincial Health Service Directors, Regional Health Services Directors and Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi on immediate procedu... Read More


An amnesty period for Sri Lankans living illegally in Lebanon

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The government of Lebanon has agreed to provide an amnesty period with conditions for Sri Lankans living in that country illegally. Although these Sri Lankans are working in Leb... Read More


White House warns that deaths in America could exceed two hundred thousand

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The White House said that about 240,000 persons in America could die of the Corona of Covid-19 Virus. At a media briefing held at the White House yesterday, President Donald Tru... Read More


A Covid-19 disinfection and immunization concoction from Ayurveda - (video)

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The Ayurveda Drugs Corporation said that a drink required for immunization to control viruses as well as an Ayurveda mix used for disinfecting will be distributed to the market. ... Read More


Rain in several areas after 2.00 pm today

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The Meteorology Department said that rain or thundershowers could be experienced in certain places in the Sabaragamuwa, Western and Southern Provinces after 2.00 pm today. The D... Read More


8451 persons who violated the curfew, taken into custody

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The number of persons arrested during the time of the curfew is 8451. The Police Media Division said that from 20 March to 6.00 am today 2078 vehicles have been taken into polic... Read More


Curfew extended indefinitely in the high risk zones and until 6th April in other areas

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The President's Media Division states that the curfew in force in the districts of Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutura, Puttalam, Kandy and Jaffna identified as high risk zones will conti... Read More


The number of people arriving at the Beruwala Fisheries harbour minimized

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The Administration of the Beruwala Fisheries Harbour has made arrangements to minimize the number of persons arriving at this harbour. Retail sales at the harbour have been halt... Read More


Call the bank to obtain debt relief

Sri Lanka, April 1 -- The Central Bank of Sri Lanka requests people to inform the bank from which they obtained loans in order to receive the concessions the government has recommended for loans from ... Read More