|Thursday, 12 February 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
President sacks non-Cabinet and Deputy Ministers
President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga has sacked all non-Cabinet
and Deputy Ministers in the aftermath of the dissolution of Parliament.
Each non-Cabinet and Deputy Minister was individually informed of this
At meeting with SLMM Chief:
President stresses commitment to implementation of Ceasefire Agreement
President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga yesterday stressed her
commitment to the implementation of the Ceasefire Agreement (CFA) between
the Government and the LTTE, at a meeting she held with Head of the Sri
Lankan Monitoring Mission Maj. Gen. Trond Furuhovde at the President's
Twelve member gang arrested for attacks on 30 churches
The police have arrested a 12 member gang led by a former railway
engineer who returned to the island recently from Australia for allegedly
attacking 30 Christian churches and institutions.