Marked drop in crime, accidents
A significant drop in crime and accidents was
observed this festive season compared to the previous Sinhala and
Tamil Hindu New Year period, Police Spokesman SP Ajith Rohana said.
“This is due to various reasons including the prevalence of peace in
the country,” he said.
Navy recovers anti-aircraft gun from sunken LTTE craft
Naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval
Command had recovered 12.7mm anti-air craft gun and a Multi-Purpose
Machine Gun (MPMG) in the seas off Kuchchaveli, recently.
CID to forward comprehensive report
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID)
conducting investigations into the assassination of Presidential
Trade Union Advisor and former Colombo District Parliamentarian
Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra, will forward to court a
comprehensive report in connection with their ongoing investigation
into the injuries caused to Duminda Silva, MP during the shooting
incident at Mulleriyawa and his whereabouts.