President calls LTTE to surrender
Military operations irreversible and irrevocable:
President Mahinda Rajapaksa renewing his call to
LTTE terrorists, urged them to surrender of face grave danger of
being captured by the Government Armed Forces.
Forces advance further
Capture LTTE camp complex, weapons, assets:
The Security Forces engaged in the final phase
of the Vanni liberation operation continued its military thrust
against the LTTE recovering large hauls of weapons as the 48 hour
ultimatum given to the LTTE to allow civilians to reach safer areas
ended on Saturday night with around 300 civilians arriving in
Security Forces controlled areas, Military sources said yesterday.
Negligent driver gets two years’ RI, Rs. 10,000 fine
Human life cannot be valued in monetary terms -
Panadura Provincial High Court Judge Malanie
Gunaratne observing that human life cannot be valued in monetary
terms sentenced a private coach driver accused in a fatal motor
accident to two years’ imprisonment suspended for 10 years and fined
him Rs. 10,000.