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Showery condition to enhance due to atmospheric disturbance

The Department of Meteorology says that due to a low level atmospheric disturbance in the vicinity of Sri Lanka, showery condition is expected to enhance over the island. The disturbance is likely to persist during next two days. Showers or thundershowers will occur at several palaces in the most parts …

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Heavy rains likely in several

Heavy showers exceeding 100mm is likely in the Southern, Central, Sabaragamuwa, Uva and North-central province and in Kalutara district as a result of low level atmospheric disturbances in the vicinity of Sri Lanka, the Meteorology Department said today. It said there could be temporary localized strong winds during the thundershowers …

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Milk powder prices to go up

The price of milk powder manufactured from tomorrow (5), excluding infant milk powder, will be increased, the Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) said. Accordingly the price of 1kg packet of milk powder will be increased by Rs 50 while the 400g packet will be increased by Rs 20. The Cost of …

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Three persons fined Rs. 410,000 for 33 kilos of venison

Wellawaya Magistrate Kesara Samaradivakara imposed fines amounting to Rs 410,000 on three persons, found guilty of possessing 33 kilos of dried venison.   They had been nabbed in the act of selling bush meat in the Kirinoyagalrena area, on the border of Lungamvehera National Park, by Wildlife Conservation Department officials. …

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