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UNP list finalised for LG polls

The United National Party (UNP) has already finalised its nomination lists of candidates in view of the upcoming local authorities’ elections, a party official said yesterday. Highways and Higher Education Minister Lakshman Kiriella told local newspaper that the party found enough and more people to contest at the election. “We …

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Two police commandos arrested over killing in Jaffna

Two police Special Task Force personnel were yesterday arrested by the CID at the Jaffna Police station over the killing of a 24-year-old man on the afternoon of October 22 at Maniyam Thottam in Ariyalai.   Victim Don Bosco, a fisherman had been proceeding on a motorcycle with another man …

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Three persons killed following collision in Minuwangoda

Police sources confirm that three individuals have been killed after the truck they were travelling in collided with a transformer post at Minuwangoda a short while ago. Initial investigations are being conducted into the incident and the Police are yet to determine the cause of the event.

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SLFP will contest LG polls independently – General Secretary

General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Minister Duminda Dissanayake says the United National Party (UNP) and the SlFP will contest the upcoming local government elections independently. Minister Dissanayake disclosed this to media today following a meeting between the SLFP parliamentarians and the leader of SLFP, President Maithripala …

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