Day: August 9, 2017

All public institutions to be solar power plants

Minister of Power and Renewable Energy Ranjith Siyambalapitiya said that he has got the approval of the cabinet and the budget to establish solar panels on the roofs of all public institutions and thereby generate solar power.



Police to crack foreign links in ‘Ava’ gang

Police are now carrying out investigations to uncover possible foreign links to the criminal gang ‘Ava group,’ Police spokesperson SP Ruwan Gunasekara said yesterday.



No faith in Govt.’s actions – Mahinda

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that no faith could be placed in the present government’s course of action.



Thilanga urges Ravi to resign

Deputy Speaker Thilanga Sumathipala yesterday said that Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake should resign immediately to save the honour of the government.