Day: February 3, 2019

Import levy on potatoes and maize increased

The import levy on one kilogram of Potatoes has been increased by 30 rupees, while the import levy on one kilogram of maize has been increased by 20 rupees.



49 Indians arrested at factory in Matugama for visa violations

Seventy-three Indians have been arrested by the Sri Lankan authorities for violating visa norms this year, officials said on Saturday.



Karunaratne stretchered off as Sri Lanka chase big Australia total

Opener Dimuth Karunaratne was stretchered off in a neck brace after being hit by a bouncer Saturday as Sri Lanka chased a massive Australian first innings total built on the back of three centuries.