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Sajith plans to launch national program to provide free sanitary products

Sajith plans to launch national program to provide free sanitary products

Public urged to strictly follow health guidelines during festive season

Commander of the Army General Shavendra Silva has urged the members of public to strictly adhere to the health guidelines during the Sinhala and Tamil New Year celebrations. MORE..

Coronavirus figures up by 160 new infections

A total of 160 more persons were tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka today (April 10) as the confirmed cases count reached 94,724. MORE..

Man pronounced dead regains consciousness at hospital morgue

A man, who was pronounced dead by a doctor, has regained consciousness after being sent to the hospital’s morgue. MORE..

Sri Lanka reports 184 new COVID recoveries

The Ministry of Health says 184 more patients who were infected with coronavirus have been discharged from medical care. MORE..

Coronavirus: WHO chief criticises ‘shocking’ global vaccine divide

The World Health Organization (WHO) has criticised what it describes as a “shocking imbalance” in the distribution of coronavirus vaccines between rich and poor countries. MORE..

70-year-old arrested with over 1kg of ‘Ice’

An individual who was in possession of crystal methamphetamine – also known as ‘Ice’ – has been taken into custody in the area of Maligawatte. MORE..

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Tests confirm Aflatoxin not present in 109 random coconut oil samples

The reports on tests carried out on 109 random samples of coconut oil in the market have been received, says State Minister Lasantha Alagiyawanna. MORE..

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Special police operation against drunk driving

A special operation to arrest drunk drivers will be launched islandwide with effect from today (April 10), says the Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana. MORE..

Fairly heavy rainfall expected in six provinces

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places over most parts of the island in the evening or night, says the Department of Meteorology. MORE..

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