Friday, 14 February 2020 - 11:11


The fire that broke out in the mountain forest reserve of Hatton – Singhimale has been doused by now. A Bell 212 helicopter belonging to the Airforce was used to control the fire yesterday.

The Disaster Management Center said that more than 25 acres of land have been destroyed due to the fire.

The fire that broke out in this same forest reserve three days ago was doused by the Police and residents of the area together.

With the prevailing dry weather the fire spread rapidly and investigations have been launched to find out whether the fire erupted due to human activity.

Military Police deployed to ease traffic congestion in Colombo
Monday, 24 February 2020 - 17:05

Military police have been deployed to ease traffic congestion in the city with effect from today according to an order given by the President. Read More

JVP rejects Hakeem’s proposal
Monday, 24 February 2020 - 13:00

The JVP states that their party does not have a need to form an alliance with the Muslim Congress for the next general election.The Member of the Political... Read More

Summons issued for the 4th time on former Navy Commander Karannagoda
Monday, 24 February 2020 - 13:01

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