PUCSL to guarantee safe electricity
The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL)
has launched an inspection program to improve the safety of internal
electrical installations within Government owned school buildings in
the country to educate the school community and the public about
safe electrical installations in buildings, its Chairman Dr.
Jayatissa de Costa said.
Batticaloa gets Rs 700 m bridge across Valaichchenai lagoon
Work on the new Oddamavadi bridge across the
Valaichchenai lagoon is nearing completion and will be opened to the
public this year. A Highways and Road Development Ministry spokesman
said public transport in the Batticaloa district would be hassle
free because of this bridge being constructed at a cost of Rs 700
million. The World Bank and the Spanish Government have funded the
General elections nominations:
Polls Chief meets staff tomorrow
Elections Commissioner Dayananda Dissanayake is
due to meet all election staff tomorrow to finalize arrangements
pertaining to nominations for the General Elections, Additional
Commissioner of Elections W.P. Sumanasiri said.
Germany ready with post-war aid
Germany is ready to help Sri Lanka overcome the
consequences of 30 years of armed conflict and German development
aid is very much focused towards this endeavour, Germany's
Ambassador to Sri Lanka Jens Plotener said.