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Reports that many Western Province residents left the area are false

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Joining the 'Paththare Visthare' programme aired on Hiru TV, Western Province Senior DIG Deshabandu Tennakoon stated that special inspections are being carried out at every depar... Read More


Good quality PCR test machines not available at present - Sajith

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa has questioned the government as to why they did not purchase PCR machines through the aid received for coronavirus in the recent past as the g... Read More


Another 314 COVID 19 cases: Sri Lanka exceeds 10,000 reported cases

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Another 314 COVID 19 cases reported. Number of COVID- 19, cases in Sri Lanka exceeds 10,000 mark (10,105). From the 314 COVID- 19, patients identified today, 55 are from quaran... Read More


Covid -19 daily round up - 43 police officer in Western Province infected

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Kurunegala - lockdowns in several areas Six workers of the Kurunegala Municipal Council and two fish traders have been diagnosed with the corona virus and travel restrictions ha... Read More


Risky period ahead as a decline in COVID patients not observed

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Health Ministry Media Spokesperson, Dr. Jayaruwan Bandara has stated that there is a risky period ahead as a decline in the number of coronavirus patients is not observed. He st... Read More


Today is Vap Full Moon Poya day

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Today is Vap Poya (Vap Pura Pasalosvaka Full Moon Poya Day). Also known as the Vas (rain) season - this is a period of retreat where the monks stay indoors in their monastaries.T... Read More


FCID's investigations were influenced by politicians, says former FCID Director (Video)

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Former DIG Ravi Waidyalankara who acted in the capacity of Director of the FCID, which was formed during the 'Yahapalanaya' regime, stated that the investigations carried out by ... Read More


Thundershowers in several parts of the country today

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- The Meteorological Department states that showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Uva, Eastern, North Central and Central Provinces and in the Hambantota Di... Read More


Buddhist Affairs Department issues statement regarding 'Katina Chhevara' ceremonies

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Releasing a statement, the Department of Buddhist Affairs noted that in view of the prevailing situation in the country, it is essential that the forthcoming 'Katina Chhevara' ce... Read More


PHI's duties obstructed in Hatton

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- A Ceylon Workers Congress member of the Hatton-Dickoya Municipal Council had obstructed Public Health Inspector R.S. Medawala when he tried to remove an illegal shop set up near ... Read More