The Government is paying attention to introduce a health Insurance scheme to the Police officers, said Law, Order, and Southern Development Minister Sagala Ratnayaka when he visited the Police Hospital in Narahenpita yesterday(24 Nov.) He also toured the hospital and also checked on the new building which is constructed to house 84 patients.
Commander of the Air Force (SLAF) Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy recently awarded the remainder of medals for gallantry to 54 Heroes of the SLAF who actively contributed to the success of humanitarian operations before May 2009, during a fitting ceremony held at the Eagles' Lagoon View Banquet Hall in Katunayake.
President Maithripala Sirisena during a discussion with the Trade Union representatives of the Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment assured to consider the demands of the Trade Unions irrespective of the party differences.
Nine officers and 220 other rankers who successfully completed the Special Forces (SF) Basic Training Course at Maduraoya Special Forces Training School (SFTS) passed out on Saturday (19) during a glittering ceremony, headed by Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi, Defence Secretary at the invitation of the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva.
The Institute of National Security Studies of Sri Lanka (INSSSL), the premiere national security think tank had its third 'Security Salon' on "What do we know about the causes of civil war and how best to prevent them? Some lessons for Sri Lanka" by Prof. Indra de Soyza on Friday (18th November 2016) at Ministry premises.