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‘Bihidora’ to inform public about primary industries

A supplement titled ‘Bihidora’ was launched today (15) to inform the public about the tasks and activities of the primary industries ministry. Minister Daya Gamage was the chief guest on the occasion, at the auditorium of Lake House, where its general manager Abhaya Amaradasa received the first copy. The supplement …

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Navy arrests 4 Indian fishermen in trawler

Naval personnel onboard Fast Attack Craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol arrested four Indian fishermen and took into custody their fishing trawler for poaching in the Sri Lankan territorial waters 18 nautical miles north of Point Pedro on Sunday. The fishers, their trawler and fishing gear …

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GMOA urges President to probe government takeover of NFTH

The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) yesterday appealed to President Maithripala Sirisena to initiate a thorough investigation into the government takeover of the Neville Fernando Teaching Hospital (NFTH).   In a letter to President Sirisena, President, Dr Anuruddha Padeniya and its Secretary Dr Haritha Aluthge have said neither their union …

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