(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – The Police arrested 21 Gota Go Gama protesters for obstructing the two entrances on Lotus Mawatha to the Presidential Secretariat and the Finance Ministry in Colombo."Police arrest 21 protesters blocking the entrance to Presidential Secretariat and Finance Ministry"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –The Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment (SLBFE) says that many people are interested in foreign employment these days and as a result, cases of them being cheated by racketeers have been reported from various parts of the country."SLBFE warns job seekers of foreign employment racketeers"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – The Indian Parliament has backed the need to stand with Sri Lanka in this difficult time."Indian Parliament backs need to stand with Sri Lanka"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Sri Lanka’s Ministry of Education has announced that all government schools in the Colombo and suburbs, and all cities across the island will be closed next week, from Monday the 20th of June."Sri Lanka closes schools for a week amid fuel crisis"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera said the license of three fuel trucks have been suspended with immediate effect."License of three fuel trucks suspended- Minister"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –A decision has been taken to complete the work on large and small-scale water projects that are in the final stages of construction and to declare them open to the public soon."President instructs to complete water projects that are in final stage of construction"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Diyawadana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga Dela says that this year’s Kandy Esala Perahera will commence on July 29 with the traditional “Kap” planting ceremony at the four Maha Devalayas."Historic Kandy Esala Perahera festival in Sri Lanka to begin on July 29"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe states that a proposed road map to overcome the current economic crisis will be presented to Parliament in the near future."Prime Minister to present a draft roadmap to overcome economic crisis to Parliament"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) – The Cabinet of Ministers in view of the current fuel crisis has granted approval for the proposal to declare Friday a holiday for public sector employees except for essential workers for a period of three months."Cabinet approval to grant Friday leave to non-essential public servants"
(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa states that the unity, support and commitment of all is essential for the success of people-centric goal."Sri Lanka President calls on people to work together to overcome challenges"