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Met. Dept. issues ‘Red’ alert for strong winds and rough seas

Met. Dept. issues ‘Red’ alert for strong winds and rough seas

Companies to get weekly guaranteed fuel quota if paying in USD

Any company or industry that capable of paying in US dollars can open a consumer account at the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) to obtain a weekly guaranteed fuel quota, Minister of Power & Energy Kanchana Wijesekara says. MORE..

Fuel to be supplied to vehicles transporting goods to economic centres

Vehicles transporting goods to the 13 dedicated economic centres country and those engaged in wholesale trade can obtain fuel at tri-forces filling stations and nearest SLTB depots, Minister of Trade, Commerce and Food Security Nalin Fernando says. MORE..

Bus falls into deep ravine in southwest Pakistan, killing 19

A passenger bus slid off a mountain road and fell into a deep ravine in heavy rain in southwest Pakistan on Sunday, killing 19 people and injuring 12 others, a government official said. MORE..

Irrigation Dept. issues minor flood warning for several areas

The Department of Irrigation today (July 03) issued an ‘Amber’ flood warning to people living in low-lying areas of Gin River. MORE..

Power cut schedule for July 04 and 05 announced

The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) has announced the rolling power interruptions scheduled for July 04 and 05. MORE..

Sri Lanka expecting several fuel shipments this month

Ten fuel shipments are expected to arrive in Sri Lanka in the coming days, Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekara says. MORE..

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Navy nabs 51 people attempting to illegally migrate from island

A search operation conducted in the eastern seas today (July 03) led to the capture of a local multiday fishing trawler carrying 51 people, who were suspected to be on an illegal migration attempt to a foreign country via sea, Sri Lanka Navy says. MORE..

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Lanka IOC dispatches more fuel from Trinco Oil Terminal

Lanka IOC has dispatched fuel bowsers from its Trincomalee Oil Terminal until midnight yesterday (July 02). MORE..

Sudden breakdown reported at Kolonnawa Pump House

The water supply for several suburban areas of Colombo has been interrupted due to a sudden breakdown in the main Panel Board at Kolonnawa Pump House. MORE..

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