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A woman from the Colombo 12 area infected with COVID-19 passed away at the Colombo National hospital today raising the number of COVID deaths in the country to 20.
As the world celebrateS the birth of Prophet, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa expressed hopes that Muslims will join hands with determination to defeat all forms of extremism and create a better society keeping in line with the values the Prophet professed.
As a measure to contain the prevailing wave of Coronavirus spread all public institutions in the Western Province and other major townships are required to adopt the “Work from Home (WFH)” mechanism again, Presidential Secretariat said.
The Western Province Health Services Office introduced a new application designed for the benefit of those who are in the medical sector and combating COVID-19 operations to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Presidential Secretariat said.
Steps are taken to ensure that students who are sitting for GCE Advanced Level (AL) exams will not face any obstacles due to curfew imposed in the Western Province , Commissioner General of Examinations Sanath Pujitha said.
India’s Axis Bank is closing its Sri Lanka operations, the Central Bank said on Friday.
Around 800 persons in three villages under lock down in the Jaffna district are being quarantined, Dr.
The public are requested to refrain from visiting the vacation spots in the central highlands, Nuwara-Eliya as Covid-19 infections continue to surge in the district, District Secretary M.
Twenty containers of waste which had arrived from the UK and were lying inside the Colombo Port will be shipped back to UK on Friday, the Customs Department said.
The Navy arrested 10 persons who engaged in illegal fishing, during operations carried out in the Eastern and Northwestern sea areas over the past two days.
By Reuters Staff LONDON (Reuters) - Sovereign default risks are on course to rise further in 2021, with Iraq, Sri Lanka, Angola and Gabon at high probability of default, say Goldman Sachs analysts.
Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywaradane signed the blueprint of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution a short while ago giving legal effect from today onwards, the Parliament announced.