98 arrested during raids in Western Province

Friday, 30 October 2020 - 12:08

During raids that were carried out in the Western Province in the last 24 hours, 98 persons have been arrested.

According to the office of the Senior DIG in charge of the Western Province, nearly 25 grams of heroin was found in the possession of 42 persons.

Meanwhile, two suspects were arrested in the Peliyagoda Police Division yesterday (29) while transporting 1.5 kilograms of Kerala cannabis in a jeep.

251 test positive for Covid-19
Friday, 27 November 2020 - 17:37

Another 251 tested positive for Covid-19. All are close contacts of other patients.The SL total is now at 22, 279. Read More

Prof. Vajira Dissanayake appointed President of the SL Medical Council
Friday, 27 November 2020 - 16:11

Professor Vajira Dissanayake ( Dean, Medical Faculty of the Colombo University) appointed as the President of the Sri Lanka Medical Council by the Minister... Read More

Protest in two prisons
Friday, 27 November 2020 - 15:56

A group of inmates in two prisons have started a protest demanding that their cases be expedited.Prisons Commissioner General Thushara Upuldeniya stated... Read More