Ilimba Vidanalage Ggngamini Dinejana of 196A, Mukalana, Ilimba,
Horana is in urgent need of a Arterial Switch operation - high risk open
The surgery will be performed in MIOT Hospitals, Chennai and the
package cost of the surgery would be US$ 6,500 (Rs. 800,000).
Contributions could be made to Account Number 192853518386 C/o Sampath
Bank, Passport office branch.
A-four-day seminar for Tamil medium Commerce teachers will begin on
March 24 at the Maharagama National Institute of Education on Business
Studies and Accountancy and Electronic Documents coming under new
Senior project officer A. Sivanasavajah and Project Officer A.
Prabagaran will conduct the seminar and workshops.
Man gets seven years' RI, fine
Matara High Court Judge Preethi Padman Surasena sentenced Aruna Ruwan
Ekanayake, 28 of Bamunukotuwa, Pothuwewa to seven years' vigorous
imprisonment and fined Rs. 50,000 in default of a further term of one
year's rigorous imprisonment, when he was found guilty of committing the
robbery of a van valued at Rs. 900,000 and Rs. 1,800.
According to the prosecution, on June 16, 2002, the accused had taken
the van on hire and committed the theft having forced the driver to
leave his vehicle.
Later, the Galle Port Police discovered the vehicle abandoned in
Attorney-at-Law Chaturanga Mahawaduge led the prosecution while
Attorney-at-Law Dasaraj Dassanayake defended.
Town Planners sessions
The Annual Sessions of the Institute of Town Planners Sri Lanka will
be held today from 9 a.m. at Level 26, World Trade Centre, Colombo .
The Chief Guest is Urban Development and Sacred Area Development
Minister Dinesh Gunawardena and the Guest of Honour is Local Government
and Provincial Councils Minister Janaka Bandara Tennakoon.
A blood donation campaign for the benefit of war-wounded members of
the armed forces will be held at the precincts of the Sama Viharya,
Anurdhapura on March 22 Sunday at 8.30 a.m.
The Anuradhapura Friendship Foundation organized by the students of
Ananda and Nalanda Colleges, Colombo have organized the event.
Azwer on 'Sunny Manjari'
Presidential Advisor on Parliamentary Affairs A. H. M. Azwer will be
featured in a special Sunny Manjari program over ITN today at 11.30 a.m.
He will discuss the outcome of the Provincial Council elections
already held and the expectations of the voters at the forthcoming
Western Provincial Council election with M. Siddique Haniffa of ITN.
Pakistan National Day
The Pakistan High Commission along with the people of Sri Lanka and
the Pakistani community in Sri Lanka will celebrate National Day of
Pakistan on March 23.
The day will be marked with a flag hoisting ceremony at 9.30 am at
Pakistan High Commission premises, 53/6, Gregory Road, Colombo.
High Commissioner of Pakistan to Sri Lanka Shaheen A. Gilani, will
hoist the National Flag of Pakistan.
The annual convention of the All Ceylon Union of Muslim League Youth
Fronts (ACUMLYF) will be held today at 3.00 p.m. at the Nagarodaya
Centre, 155, Baseline Road, Borella, Colombo 8.
Education Minister Susil Premajayanth and Karu Jayasuriya, MP will be
the Chief Guest and Guest of Honour. Muslim Ministers, MPs, Ambassadors
of Muslim countries and special invitees will also participate.
Minifair at Buddhist Ladies
The Old Girls' Association of Buddhist Ladies College, Colombo will
hold a minifair on April 3, at the school premises.
Funds will be utilised for scholarships for students and the welfare
of retired teachers. Further details can be obtained on 072 7314413.
Priyan Anura Sri will launch another of his All Friends Ridma
Tharanga series at the Sanasa Society theatre hall, Egoda Uyana,
Moratuwa tomorrow at 6 p.m. He had many shows in the series before and
had taken part in stage dramas like Balan Kadathura Hara Dasae, Akala
Daruwo, Akunavula and Sammathayata Erahiva.
A panel discussion on 'Global Financial Crisis and its impact with
special reference to Australia and Sri Lanka' in collaboration with the
Sri Lanka - Australia - New Zealand Association will be held on March 26
from 5.45 p.m. at the BCIS Auditorium, BMICH, Bauddhaloka Mawatha,
Dr. Sirimal Abeyratne, Department of Economics, University of Colombo
will be the moderator.
The inauguration of the National Program for Community Based Mental
Health Care: Capacity Building in Management of Mood Disorders will be
held on March 24 from 8.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. at the Sri Lanka
Foundation Institute, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7.
Labour Minister to be felicitated
A felicitation ceremony Sevaa Prasadinee, will be held on March 25,
2009 at 2 pm at the BMICH to mark the birthday of Labour Minister Mervyn
Dialog Telekom PLC donated Rs. 2 million to the Api Wenuwen
Api fund on behalf of their customers for the welfare of war
heroes at the Defence Ministry recently. The cheque was
handed over to Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa by
Group Chief Executive of Dialog Telekom, Dr. Hans
Wijayasuriya officially. Here the cheque is being presented
to the defence Secretary by Dialog Telekom officials.