Day: October 1, 2018

Train fares increased

The minimum charge will not be changed under the revision of train fares effective form 01-10-2018 as announced in the 2018 Budget, the Railways Department said in a statement.

Indian youth arrested at BIA for smuggling Ice worth Rs 5.8 million

Indian national was arrested with Methamphetamine (Ice) worth Rs 5.8 million in his possession by Police Narcotics Bureau officials at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) this morning.

Popular singer Ronnie Leitch passes away

Popular singer and entertainer Ronnie Leitch has passed away at the age of 65.

It was PM Ranil who made this change IGP

The Police Force is able to conduct its affairs much more independently now than before, because of the present good governance Government, said IGP Pujith Jayasundara, speaking at a function held in Vanathavilluwa on 29 September.


The Police believe that a 40-year old woman who was killed due to a shooting at Weligampitiya in Kandana yesterday was not the intended target.