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293 dengue victims every day

Not unexpectedly, the dengue peak season has arrived this month to coincide with the Southwest monsoon, which lasts until September, and the 92 deaths so far this year is set to surpass 97 people who perished last year. Every day 293 Sri Lankans were infected with dengue from January to …

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Govt. docs to launch indefinite strike

The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) will stage a countrywide strike on May 9 unless the government resolves the crisis caused by the continuing operation of the SAITM (South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine). GMOA Secretary Dr. Naveen de Zoysa yesterday said that his association had the backing of …

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