(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – According to the State Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs, Dr. Harsha de Silva, the Rajagiriya Flyover opened to the public in January this year has surpassed its original objectives of reducing cost and time by alleviating traffic congestion in the area."Rajagiriya Flyover has surpassed its original objectives – State Minister Harsha de Silva"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka Police request public to refrain from bathing in rivers and other such natural waters they are not familiar with as drowning incidents have increased in the recent past."Sri Lanka Police warn public against bathing in natural waters as drowning deaths mount"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The National Co-Existence, Dialogue and Official Languages Ministry has established the ‘Languages Call Center,’ hotline (1956), for the public to inform the government of religious and ethnic violence. The Ministry will also establish village level reconciliation committees to identify potential conflicts and report them."Languages Call Center established"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s health service is one of the best not only in Asia but in the world, WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said."Lanka’s health service among world’s best – WHO Director General"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Mahinda Amaraweera has instructed the Ceylon Fisheries Corporation to take steps to control fish prices from rising during the festive season. The measure is aimed at preventing the errant traders from taking advantage of the consumers during the holidays."Steps to control escalating fish prices during festive season"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – As a “New Year Gift” to the people in the North, the Army is releasing 650 acres of privately owned lands in the High Security Zone (HSZ), including lands in Palali in the Valikamam North Divisional Secretariat Division in Jaffna. The lands had been occupied by the security forces since 1990. The 20 km road leading from Point Pedro to Kankesanthurai (KKS), along the coastal area will also be opened to the…"Army to return 650 acres of land in North to original owners"