Day: December 2, 2017

NFF’s Wijesekera joins SLFP

National Freedom Front politburo member and former Trincomalee District Parliamentarian Jayantha Wijesekera obtained Sri Lanka Freedom Party membership after a meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday.

Power outage Half a million still affected Repair work to be completed today

Some half a million residents are still without electricity, nearly 48 hours after the power supply was disrupted as a result of the inclement weather, a top official with the Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy said yesterday.