The state of the art new heart surgery unit and Investigation laboratory of Sri Jayewardenepura Hospital was opened by Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratna recently.
The irrigational tanks have not been rehabilitated for over 69 years and this has caused great harm to the agriculture sector, said Irrigation and Water Resource Management State Minister Palitha Range Bandara.
There is a high possibility of afternoon thundershowers in the Eastern, Uva, Northern and North-Central provinces today and tomorrow (23rd and 24th Aug.), Met. Department said. Cloudy skies can be expected in most parts of the island.