12-year-old Dilini Ruwankumari Herath is suffering from a serious spinal deformity, scoliosis, for which she needs to undergo corrective surgery urgently. Her parents appeal to members of the public to make financial contributions to the special bank account opened in her name for this purpose. The total cost of surgery is Rs. 125,000 and Dr. J.R Corea (Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery ) has agreed to perform surgery on Dilini free of charge. Contributions should be directed to account No. 54798 of the National Savings Bank.
In The Sunday Times of September 21 the article Devolution: Rights and responsibilities," was by Neville Laduwahetty, and not Walter Laduwahetty as inadvertently published.
In the same issue, the review, Marriage that didnt work out was by Alya Henry. The error and omission are regretted.
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