Rehabilitated at Punthottam Child Protection
Colombo school for child soldiers
A batch of 144 LTTE child soldiers rehabilitated
at the Punthottam Child Protection and Rehabilitation Centre in
Vavuniya were admitted to a leading school in Colombo yesterday to
enable them pursue education and start a new life as ordinary
children by totally forgetting the gun culture taught by their
previous LTTE masters.
Govt seeks Rs. 10,600 million Supplementary Estimate
The Government yesterday presented a paper
seeking Parliament approval for 9 Supplementary Estimates for a sum
of Rs. 10,600 million towards payment of interest and loan
floatation expenses saying Government revenue anticipated since
January 2009 up to now has dropped by Rs. 132 billion.
Sri Lanka contributes towards South-South Cooperation
Sri Lanka has become a source of development
assistance to the other developing countries, This has been
highlighted by the United Nations Industrial Development
Organisation (UNIDO) said a press release issued by the Sri Lanka
Permanent Mission to the United Nations in New York yesterday.