Beggers in Colombo to be moved to a separate location

Sunday, 30 April 2017 - 8:19

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The Ministry of Megapolis and Western Province Development says that beggers in Colombo will be moved to a special centre set up in Rideeyagama in Ambalangoda by June this year.

Secretary of the Ministry Nihal Rupasinghe said that 100 Million Rupees had been spent for the construction of the centre.


Curfew to be lifted on April 9 at 6.00am for 19 Districts
Monday, 06 April 2020 - 16:19

Curfew re-imposed today at 2.00 pm The curfew that was lifted at 6.00 am today (6 April) in all districts excluding Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara, Puttalam,... Read More

Non compliance to the decisions of the Task Force on Essential Services to be reported
Monday, 06 April 2020 - 16:42

The Government states that all parties have been made aware of the implementation of the decisions taken by the Special Presidential Task Force on Essential... Read More

Curfew reimposed from 2.00pm will continue until further notice.
Monday, 06 April 2020 - 14:29

The curfew that was lifted at 6.00 am today (6 April) in all districts exclduing Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara,  Puttalam, Kandy and Jaffna, has been... Read More