Department for Registration of Persons expedites daily service of issuing NICs

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Department for Registration of Persons has taken steps to expedite the one-day service of issuing National Identity Cards (NICs) due to forthcoming Local Government Election, Commissioner General of the Department, P. Viyani Gunathilaka said.

"Department for Registration of Persons expedites daily service of issuing NICs"

FCID, CID team leaves for Dubai to finalise Udayanga Weeratunga’s extradition today

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The team of officials investigating into former Sri Lankan Ambassador to Russia, Udayanga Weeratunga’s dealings in the fraudulent MiG aircraft deal will leave for Dubai today (07) to finalise his extradition to Sri Lanka, Law, Order and Southern Development Minister Sagala Ratnayaka said.

"FCID, CID team leaves for Dubai to finalise Udayanga Weeratunga’s extradition today"

Pakistan reiterates its firm and continued moral, diplomatic and political support to the people of Kashmir: Pak Envoy

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka, Dr. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat said that the long lasting peace in the region can only prevail through just and fair resolution of Kashmir dispute in consonance with UNSC resolutions and recognition of the basic right of self-determination, enshrined in the UN Charter and universally acknowledged.

"Pakistan reiterates its firm and continued moral, diplomatic and political support to the people of Kashmir: Pak Envoy"

Presidential Committee report on Meethotamulla garbage issue handed over to President

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The final report of the Presidential Committee appointed to inquire into the damage caused to life and property due to the collapse of the Meethotamulla garbage dump, was handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena, at the President’s Official Recidance, yesterday (06).

"Presidential Committee report on Meethotamulla garbage issue handed over to President"