The National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWS&DB) has announced a 12-hour water cut from 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. today in certain parts of Dankotuwa, due to repair work.
The water supply to Dankotuwa, Kirimetiyana, Boolawatta, Toppuwa, Etiyawala, Gonawala, Mawathagama and Godella will be suspended during the aforementioned times.
To be produced before the Kurunegala Magistrate today
Arrested for offence coming under the Public Property Act
by Sarath Malalasekara and Sandasen Marasinghe
Colombo Chief Magistrate and Additional District Judge Gihan Pilapitiya yesterday ordered the remand of former Cooperatives and Internal Trade Minister and Parliamentarian Johnston Fernando until today.
The former minister was arrested by the Police Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) yesterday evening when he visited the Division to make a statement over alleged offences coming under the Public Property Act. He was later produced before the Colombo Chief Magistrate.
The Chief Magistrate and Additional District Judge ordered that the MP be produced before the Kurunegala Magistrate...