SLAF bombs Tiger intelligence nerve centre
KILINOCHCHI: Air Force fighter jets yesterday
bombed a most vital target in Kilinochchi - an LTTE intelligence
headquarters said to be a frequent gathering point of Tiger
Intelligence chief Pottu Amman.
President awaiting Standing Committee Report on CC
KOTTE: Prime Minister Rathnasiri Wickramanayake
told Parliament yesterday that President Mahinda Rajapaksa was not
ready to establish the Constitutional Council until he receives the
report of the Standing Committee appointed to look into the
shortcomings of the 17th Amendment to the Constitution.
Blast on rail track in Mt. Lavinia
Mount Lavinia: Police and Security Forces
launched a massive search operation after a bomb explosion on the
coastal rail track near De Saram Road, Mount Lavinia yesterday
evening. No injuries or damage to property was reported.
Chamal heads Parliamentary Privileges Committee
KOTTE: Irrigation and Water Management and Ports
and Aviation Minister Chamal Rajapaksa has been appointed
Priviledges Committee Chairman.