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Katunayake Expressway closed until further notice due to smoke

20 Feb 2020 - 2     - 2123

The Colombo- Katunayake Expressway (E-03) has been closed until further notice due to a smoke emitting from a garbage dumping site at Seeduwa, Police said.

Ruwan empathises on contesting all districts under the same

Daya-Navin demand ‘elephant’ for Digamadulla, N’ Eliya

20 Feb 2020 - 1     - 1031

At the UNP Working Committee meeting held yesterday, MPs Daya Gamage and Navin Dissanayake insisted that they be granted permission to contest their respective districts under the elephant symbol while MP Ruwan Wijewardene empathised on contesting all districts under that symbol.

Easter Sunday attacks:

Clerics on tourist visas propagated extremism among Muslim youth: Police

20 Feb 2020 - 1     - 1146

Investigations carried out by Police over the Easter Sunday attacks had revealed that certain persons on tourist visas pretending to be clerics, had propagated radicalised extremist ideology among innocent Muslim youth in rural areas, DIG (Traffic) Ajith Rohana said at a media briefing yesterday.