Govt to withdraw from Ceasefire
The Cabinet of Ministers yesterday unanimously
decided to withdraw from the Ceasefire Agreement entered with the
LTTE in 2002, Government Defence Affairs Spokesman Minister Keheliya
Rambukwella told the Daily News last night.
Four killed in claymore attack on Army bus
A claymore mine targeting an Army bus exploded
in front of Nippon Hotel, Slave Island yesterday, killing four
persons including two school children and injuring 24 others.
Eight suspects arrested
The Colombo Crime Division probing into the
assassination of Colombo district UNP MP T. Maheshwaran has so far
arrested eight suspects, Police Media Spokesman DIG M.K. Ilangakoon
told the Daily News yesterday.