Day: March 11, 2019

Two nabbed with 161 kg of heroin in Rawatawatta

Upwards of 150 kilograms of heroin has been discovered from a house in Rawathawatte during a raid by the Police Special Task force.

Hit-and-run case: Driver of Defender further remanded

Driver of the Defender vehicle, Navin Ratnayake, who was arrested for the hit and run accident that killed Borella Traffic OIC, IP Sarathchandra, was further remanded till March 18 by the Colombo Magistrate today.

Fuel prices to be revised today

The special committee on fuel prices will convene this morning to revise domestic fuel prices, based on the Cabinet approved monthly pricing formula.

Body with gunshot wounds recovered from playground

A body with gunshot wounds injuries recovered from a playground at Godellawatte in Nawagamuwa, the Police Spokesperson said.

First Sri Lankan nurse recruited for US hospital

The first Sri Lankan nurse recruited through the Sri Lanka Bureau of Foreign Employment (SLBFE) has left the country for nursing service at a U.S. hospital.

TNA wants Mannar mass grave findings tested in another lab

Another set of samples from the Mannar mass grave should be sent for carbon dating in another country, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) said.