President Maithripala Sirisena appointed a committee today (6th Nov.) consisting of nine members and three observers from three relevant organizations to implement the proposed solutions regarding the SAITM and to solve other arisen relevant issues.
The first two Sri Lanka Army female Officers selected to serve in the Central African Republic as Military Observers (MILOBS) in UN Peace Keeping Mission in Central Africa (MINUSCA) received blessings of the Commander of the Army, Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake at the Army Headquarters on Friday (3rd Nov.) prior to their departure.
The Commanding Officers of the Indian naval ships Tir and Sujatha and the Indian Coast Guard ship Sarathi, which arrived yesterday (2nd Nov.) on a goodwill visit, paid a courtesy call on the Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe at the Navy Headquarters.
Five-member bench of Supreme Court judges comprising Chief Justice Priyasath Dep, today upheld the Court of Appeal judgment that disqualified Geetha Kumarasinghe to be a member of Parliament and quash her appointment.
The Defence Advisor attached to the Indian High Commission in Sri Lanka, Captain Ashok Rao called on the Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe at the Navy Headquarters yesterday (30th Oct.).