The Survey Department is in the process of standardizing geographical names in Sinhala and Tamil and will Romanize Sinhala geographical names in addition to introducing the revised version of the 1:50,000 scale map, the Survey General P.M.P Udayakantha told the Government’s Official News Portal of Sri Lanka, News.lk.
The PET Scanner to be installed at the Maharagama Apeksha Hospital has arrived in Sri Lanka. The Pet Scanner has been purchased from Siemens Germany at a cost of Rs. 202 million, a Health Ministry spokesman said. It will be installed in the Cancer Hospital and will begin services before April this year.
Farmers in Elehera-Bakamuna area say there has been an agricultural rejuvenation in the area with the commissioning of the gigantic Moragahakanda reservoir, which irrigates vast quantity of agricultural lands.