Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
11+years+since+the+boxing+day+Tsunami%3B+Country+to+observe+2+minutes+silence+in+remembrance+of+those+who+lost+their+lives
Saturday, 26 December 2015 - 7:52
11 years since the boxing day Tsunami; Country to observe 2 minutes silence in remembrance of those who lost their lives
201

Shares
24,166

Views
Today marks 11 years since the Indian Ocean Tsunami which claimed thousands of lives across 14 countries.

The Disaster Management Centre stated that commemoration events have been organized in every District, in line with the National Safety day.

The 9.0 magnitude earthquake killed nearly 230 thousand people with Sri Lanka suffering over 35 thousand deaths.

The General Public is requested to observe a two minutes silence from 9.25 AM today in remembrance of those who lost their lives in
the tragedy.





 

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
2,714 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,651 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,049 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
20,740 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
649 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
52,094 Views
Top