Sri Lanka Army awarded gallantry medals to its veteran soldiers in recognition of their selfless acts of heroism and bravery during a ceremony held on Thursday (03rd November). The ceremony held at the Army Cantonment in Panagoda was presided over by the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva, states army media sources.
The Census of Public and Semi Government Sector Employment, conducted by the Department of Census and Statistics (DCS) will be held country wide on 17th of November 2016.This Census is conducted once in four years and this is the 11th of the series.
An awareness workshop for the journalists in Galle and Matara Districts on Right to Information Act will be held today (4th Nov.) in Galle under the patronage the Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake and Deputy Minister Karunarathne Paranawithana.
Nanda Manamperi, a Sri Lankan lady registered with the SLBFE left for Saudi Arabia as a housemaid ten years ago and she was never paid the salary. She returned to the country with the assistance of the SLBFE, and she was paid her salary of Rs. 2,107,951.00 (Saudi Riyal 54,000.) for her service.
Minister of Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media Gayantha Karunathilake called on the Chief incumbent of Rawanweli Maha Seya, Chief Sanghanayake of Nuwara Kalaviya Pallegama Hemarathna thero yesterday in Anuradhapura.