|Tuesday, 18 May 2004|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
Aluminium sheets scam hits the roof
by Sarath Malalasekera
Detectives investigating the countrywide aluminium roofing sheets scam
carried out by UNP MPs and Pradeshiya Sabha Chairmen estimate the fraud in
the illegal sale of public property was estimated at a colossal Rs. 2
JHU MP who voted with Government beaten up and abducted by monks
There was high drama on the eve of the election of a Deputy Speaker of
Parliament today when Jathika Hela Urumaya MP Ven.Kathaluwe Rathanasara
Thera who voted with the Government during the election of the Speaker on
April 22 was mercilessly beaten up dragged out of his temple and abducted
by a gang of six monks at Rawathawatta, Moratuwa last night.
SLMC committee to unravel Rauff - Kumari love tangle
The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress High Command yesterday appointed a five
member committee to probe the alleged Rauff Hakeem love scandal.