Several teachers unions launch work to rule campaign today

Thursday, 27 February 2020 - 7:42

Several+teachers+unions+launch+work+to+rule+campaign+today

Thirty teachers’ and Principals’ Trade Unions will engage in a working to rule campaign from today.

Yesterday they launched a trade union action of reporting sick over several demands including converting their service into a contracted service.

Due to this strike educational activities did not take place in many schools island-wide.

However, speaking to our news team, Sri Lanka Podujana Education Employees’ Union president Vasanthaa Handapaangoda said her union would not support the trade union actions. 



Over ten thousand arrested for curfew violations
Friday, 03 April 2020 - 7:31

The Police Media Division states that 1264 persons have been arrested for violating curfew in the past 24 hours including 325 vehicles. The number... Read More

UPDATE: Friday 03 April – World situation report : infected numbers cross one million
Friday, 03 April 2020 - 7:31

Despite more than half the planet imposing some form of lockdown, the virus claimed thousands more lives, with Spain and Britain seeing the highest number... Read More

Police shoot a runaway vehicle in Moratuwa - two injured
Friday, 03 April 2020 - 6:59

A car that had been driven on disregarding police orders was shot at Egoda Uyana in Moratuwa.  While the car had been driven from Colombo bound for... Read More