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A ward of Kalubowila Hospital closed

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Muttiah, Sanga, and Mahela involved in donating for covid-19

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7,098 curfew violators under police custody

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Every Samurdhi family to receive Rs. 10,000 – Samurdhi Department DG

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Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) closed today

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Large contributions for COVID – 19 Healthcare and Social Security Fund

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Sri Lanka Missions in South Asia work towards ensuring safety of Sri Lankan expatriates in the region

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Mainly fair weather will continue in country

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Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics: New dates confirmed for 2021

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All international Airports in Sri Lanka will continue to be closed until 7 April 2020

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Beijing sends medical supplies to Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Nepal, and Maldives

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Special charter flight operates from Colombo to Bhutan bring home 93 students

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No decision to postpone the GCE A\L Exam

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Lalan Rubbers (Pvt) Ltd. hands over 20,000 latex gloves to Sri Lanka Navy

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Anyone who refuses to file for quarantine is arrested

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7th Batch of 134 Quarantined Returnees Leave Home-bound

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CB of Sri Lanka implements Extraordinary Regulatory Measures to facilitate Banks to support COVID-19 affected Businesses and Individuals

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Second death of COVID-19 reported in Sri Lanka

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07 decision taken today at the Special Presidential Task Force on Essential Services at the Temple Trees

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5 members of the family tested positive for COVID-19 in Chilaw today

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77 More Returnees from Punani & Galkanda QCs Leave for Home

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Contact numbers of Cargills home delivery service

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NCE offers digital services to exporters to effect shipments

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Haycarb, DPL and Eco Solutions donate Rs. 10.6 mn medical equipment to IDH

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Total Covid-19 patients rise to 122 with adding two more new patients

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Sri Lankan High Commission in Singapore was closed for two weeks

Sri Lankan High Commission in Singapore was closed for two weeks »

31 Mar, 2020

From yesterday (30), the Sri Lankan High Commission in Singapore was closed for two weeks, due to a confirmed case of Coronavirus being recorded from the building where the High Commission is located.

7th Batch of 134 Quarantined Returnees Leave Home-bound

7th Batch of 134 Quarantined Returnees Leave Home-bound »

30 Mar, 2020

The seventh batch of 134 returnees after completion of the two-week long quarantine process, left for home this morning (30) from Punani and Diyatalawa Quarantine Centres (QCs) after completion of medical procedures and receipt of their Quarantine Certificates.

Navy undertakes disinfection of populous locations in Puttalam

Navy undertakes disinfection of populous locations in Puttalam »

30 Mar, 2020

Another event of the Navy’s disinfection programmes being carried out to curb further spread of novel coronavirus in the island was held in several populous locations in Puttalam on 29th March 2020.

Police apprehend 6,474 violators of curfew-All face legal action

Police apprehend 6,474 violators of curfew-All face legal action »

30 Mar, 2020

The police arrested 227 people for breaching curfew laws between 12.00 noon and 6.00 pm today (29), and took 50 vehicles into custody.

“Public & Shop-Keepers Urged to Exercise Strict Health Guidelines – Chief of Defence Staff

“Public & Shop-Keepers Urged to Exercise Strict Health Guidelines – Chief of Defence Staff »

29 Mar, 2020

Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army and the Head of the National Operation Centre for Prevention of COVID-19 Outbreak in a special audio clip released to the Media, a few minutes ago on Sunday (29) evening urged the public, consumers as well as shop-keepers to strictly adhere to practices of social distancing and all other health guidelines once the curfew is lifted in some areas on Monday (30) for the convenience of the masses.

Public encouraged the use of ATMs and cash deposit limit due to Corona Outbreak

Public encouraged the use of ATMs and cash deposit limit due to Corona Outbreak »

29 Mar, 2020

In the backdrop of the COVID – 19 pandemic that claimed one life in the country late Saturday, the Ceylon Bank Employees 'Union has encouraged the use of ATMs and cash deposit machines over visiting Banks.

Legal action against curfew violators – DIG Ajith Rohana

Legal action against curfew violators – DIG Ajith Rohana »

29 Mar, 2020

Both restaurants, stores, and other businesses are to remain closed throughout the curfew time and such businesses will not be permitted to open in any circumstances. In the event that any of these establishments are found to be illegal, legal action against them will be taken, DIG Ajith Rohana said.

Passengers arrived after March 14 from Chennai asked to notify PHI’s

Passengers arrived after March 14 from Chennai asked to notify PHI’s »

28 Mar, 2020

People who arrived in the country after March 14 from Chennai, India have been instructed to notify the Public Health Inspector in their respective residential areas, Health Director Dr. Anil Jasinghe said today.

Navy conducts blood donation campaigns in Northern and Eastern Naval Commands

Navy conducts blood donation campaigns in Northern and Eastern Naval Commands »

28 Mar, 2020

Blood donation campaigns organized by the Northern and Eastern Naval Commands were held 0n 27th March 2020, with the participation of naval personnel attached to the respective commands.

Army to Improvise 50 Bed Building for Isolation of COVID-19 Patients

Army to Improvise 50 Bed Building for Isolation of COVID-19 Patients »

27 Mar, 2020

Hon Minister of Health Mrs Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Director General Health Services Dr Anil Jasinha, together with several officials Thursday (26)

Philanthropists donate dry ration parcels to distribute among the needy

Philanthropists donate dry ration parcels to distribute among the needy »

27 Mar, 2020

Supporting the government’s effort in assisting low income families affected, during curfew to control the spreading of coronavirus, a group of philanthropists handed over 85 dry ration parcels to be distributed among needy (daily wage earners) in the Colombo district.

Foreign Ministry Launches ‘Contact Sri Lanka’-Online Portal For Overseas Sri Lankans In Collaboration With ICTA

Foreign Ministry Launches ‘Contact Sri Lanka’-Online Portal For Overseas Sri Lankans In Collaboration With ICTA »

26 Mar, 2020

‘Contact Sri Lanka’ an online portal jointly created by the Ministry of Foreign Relations and Information & Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA) for the benefit of Overseas Sri Lankans was launched today (26 March 2020) at the Ministry of Foreign Relations.

CAA advised not selling goods above Maximum Retail Price

CAA advised not selling goods above Maximum Retail Price »

26 Mar, 2020

Online sellers have been advised by the Consumer Affairs Authority against selling essential goods above the stipulated Maximum Retail Price The authority said legal action would be taken against traders who fail to comply with this directive.

SLAOC Troops at Dombagoda Supply Emergency Blood Needs

SLAOC Troops at Dombagoda Supply Emergency Blood Needs »

25 Mar, 2020

More than 100 Officers and Other Ranks in the Sri Lanka Army Ordnance Corps (SLAOC) Regimental HQ, Ordnance Factory and Ordnance Training School at Dombagoda,

Being a responsible youth during Covid – 19: initiating the elderly into the digital world

Being a responsible youth during Covid – 19: initiating the elderly into the digital world »

25 Mar, 2020

Covid – 19 is spreading, and there is no cure to be seen in the foreseeable future. The global pandemic has shown to be mostly affecting the elderly, a mutual trend shared by all the countries affected by it.

Sri Lanka Customs makes special arrangements to provide service during the curfew and COVID 19 outbreak

Sri Lanka Customs makes special arrangements to provide service during the curfew and COVID 19 outbreak »

24 Mar, 2020

Sri Lanka Customs has made arrangements to provide services to the importers, exporters and other agencies under the prevailing situation of the country due to COVID 19 pandemic.

President contributes USD 5 million to SAARC Corona Emergency Fund on behalf of Sri Lanka

President contributes USD 5 million to SAARC Corona Emergency Fund on behalf of Sri Lanka »

23 Mar, 2020

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has pledged to contribute to the SAARC Corona Emergency Fund. The Presidents’ Media Division said the President has pledged to contribute USD 5 million to the Fund.

Maheepala Herath sworn in as North Central Province Governor

Maheepala Herath sworn in as North Central Province Governor »

23 Mar, 2020

Maheepala Herath was sworn as the Governor of the North- Central province today. The President’s Media Division (PMD) said Herath took oaths before President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat.

45 Island-wide Quarantine Centres Now Operational – Lt Gen Shavendra Silva

45 Island-wide Quarantine Centres Now Operational – Lt Gen Shavendra Silva »

23 Mar, 2020

The routine pre-recorded Media briefing, held this afternoon (22) at the National Operational Center for Prevention of COVID -19, headed by Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff other stakeholders was told that 3506 individuals are now being quarantined at 45 island-wide Quarantine Centers, including 31 foreigners from 14 countries.

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to address the nation today

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to address the nation today »

17 Mar, 2020

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is scheduled to address the nation at 7.30 pm today. President’s address will focus on the prevailing situation concerning, COVID-19.

President proposes collective SAARC response to fight COVID – 19

President proposes collective SAARC response to fight COVID – 19 »

17 Mar, 2020

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on (15) proposed to leaders of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) to formulate a collective response to combat COVID – 19. He further called for SAARC Ministerial Meeting to discuss measures to overcome this deadly health threat.

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa inspects Calido beach development

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa inspects Calido beach development »

9 Mar, 2020

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa inspected the progress of the Kalutara North Calido beach Development Project, yesterday (08). After attending a ceremony held in Kalutara President Rajapaksa visited the beach.