The Committee for Protecting Rights of Prisoners came out strongly today against reports that President Sirisena is contemplating a pardon for the Royal Park murder convict.
TISL has urged the Cabinet to immediately reconsider a decision to allow President Maithripala Sirisena to retain his official residence upon retirement.
Sri Lanka’s third International airport at Palali on the Jaffna Peninsula was formally declared open this morning by President Maithripala Sirisena.
"SLFP “is in the mood to extinct itself. It is facing a crisis and this leadership cannot find a way out.”
President Maithripala Sirisena said it was because of the great dedications by the brave soldiers that Sri Lanka has been able to overcome all hostilities against it at all times.
Following successful discussions with President Maithripala Sirisena, railway trade unions have decided to call of the ongoing strike, union representatives said.
UNP Parliamentarian Wijepala Hettiarachchi said that UNP would not mind getting the support of President Sirisena for the upcoming presidential election if he is willing to join them and correct his mistakes and shortcomings.
The Central Committee of SLFP will decide whether to join hands with the SLPP and back its presidential Candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa, on Saturday, party General Secretary Dayasiri Jayasekara told reporters today.
Five Water Filtration Systems owned by the North Central Provincial Council used by kidney patients problems have broken down 11 times already this year
SLFP Central Committee to meet tonight to decide on whom to support as Sirisena says the SLPP has to be flexible about the Pohottuwa symbol if they want SLFP support