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Afternoon thundershowers expected in several areas

Thinappuyal English September 24, 2020 Comments Off on Afternoon thundershowers expected in several areas

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Uva, Eastern, North-central and Central provinces and in Mullaitivu, Vavuniya and Hambantota districts after 12.00 noon, says the Department of Meteorology. Fairly heavy showers above

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Colombo-Hatton road blocked at Rampadeniya

Thinappuyal English September 24, 2020 Comments Off on Colombo-Hatton road blocked at Rampadeniya

The Colombo-Hatton main road has been blocked for traffic at Rampadeniya, Ginigathhena due to a massive boulder falling on to the road, Ada Derana reporter said. He said that vehicular movement along the road

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Two accomplices of ‘Manna Ramesh’ arrested with firearms

Thinappuyal English September 24, 2020 Comments Off on Two accomplices of ‘Manna Ramesh’ arrested with firearms

Two accomplices of underworld figure ‘Manna Ramesh’ have been arrested by the Police Special Task Force (STF) at Avissawella along with two firearms and ammunition. Ada derana

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Showers expected in several provinces

Thinappuyal English September 23, 2020 Comments Off on Showers expected in several provinces

Showers will occur at times in Sabaragamuwa province. Several spells of showers will occur in Western, Central, North-central and North-western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts, stated the Departmentof Meteorology. Showers or thundershowers

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Naval, fishing communities urged not to venture into sea until next week

Thinappuyal English September 18, 2020 Comments Off on Naval, fishing communities urged not to venture into sea until next week

The Department of Meteorology has warned of a possible formation of a low-pressure area over the Northeast Bay of Bengal around the 20th of September. Strong or gusty winds, heavy rainfall and rough or

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Aruwakkalu sanitary garbage dump to be ready next September

Thinappuyal English September 16, 2020 Comments Off on Aruwakkalu sanitary garbage dump to be ready next September

Work on the Puttalam, Aruwakkalu Sanitary Garbage Dump will be expedited as a scientific and eco-friendly solution to the garbage problem. Accordingly, 1,200 tonnes of garbage per day will be deposited at the Aruwakkalu

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MK Shivajilingam arrested

Thinappuyal English September 15, 2020 Comments Off on MK Shivajilingam arrested

Former member of Tamil Eelam Liberation Organization M K Sivajilingam was arrested by police in Kopay. He was arrested when he was commemorating Former LTTE member Thileepan who died while on hunger strike

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Sri Lanka’s 13th COVID-19 death reported

Thinappuyal English September 15, 2020 Comments Off on Sri Lanka’s 13th COVID-19 death reported

The person who passed away at the Chilaw Hospital earlier this evening (14) has been identified to have been infected with COVID-19, confirmed the Department of Government Information. The deceased is a 60-year-old seaman

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COVID-19 case count in Sri Lanka at 2,324

Thinappuyal English September 14, 2020 Comments Off on COVID-19 case count in Sri Lanka at 2,324

Three more cases of novel coronavirus have been identified increasing the tally of confirmed cases reported in the country to 3,234. Three arrivals from the United Arab Emirates and a sea marshal, have tested

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Over 400 Sri Lankans repatriated from UAE, Qatar

Thinappuyal English September 13, 2020 Comments Off on Over 400 Sri Lankans repatriated from UAE, Qatar

More groups of Sri Lankans who were stranded in foreign countries owing to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic have returned to the island. Ada Derana reporter said 405 Sri Lankans were repatriated from the

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