Army chief appointed vice president
Army Commander Lt. General Sarath Fonseka was appointed as Vice
President of the Kelaniya Dayaka Sabha at the Dayaka Sabha meeting held
on last Sunday evening Presided by Chief Incumbent Kelaniya Raja Maha
Vihara Professor Kollupitiya Mahinda Sangharakkitha Thera. This
appointment was in appreciation of the work rendered to the Temple by
Asoka Devendra will deliver a Public Buddhist talk in English on
"Overview of Satipattana Sutta" at a meeting of the Servants of the
Buddha Society on October 11 at 4.30 p.m. at Maitri Hall, Lauries Road,
DSS Golden Ball Dinner Dance
the Old Boy's Association of DS. Senanayake College is organising
their annual Dinner Dance on October 17 at the Colombo Hilton. This
event is held for the past seventeen years. In the proceeds are in aid
of development of the College.
The National Stroke Association of Sri Lanka will hold a Special
Training Programme on October 11 at 8.00 a.m. at the Stroke Unit of Ward
16, National Hospital, Colombo. This Training Programme is for carers of
disable stroke patients and is designed to give awareness as to how such
patients should be looked after in their own home environment.
Those interested could register at Ward 16, National Hospital Colombo
by telephoning 2691111 Ext. 216 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on any
New probationary ASPs
The National Police Commission has appointed the following as
Probationary Assistant Superintendents of Police on the results of the
Open Competitive Examination held in November 2007.
This is the first occasion women probationary Assistant
Superintendent of Police are appointed.
P.A.B.N. Pallearachchi, M.L.D. Jayadewa, C.M.N.T. Kumara, A.B.
Hakmana, S.S.K. Siriwardhana, N.J.P. Silva, B.D.T.P.A. Weerasinghe,
K.G.P.B. Samarapala, G.G. Sugath Kumara, P.M.K.D. Paliskara, P.M.R.
Ravindra, A.H.N. Asanka, A.G.U.C. Herath, K.G.L. Geethal, M.P.A. Perera,
Ms. H.W.I.S. Muthumala, Ms. P.G.J.M. Ariyasena, Ms. H.M.L.R. Amarasena
A public lecture themed "Country today and tomorrow" organised by the
National Freedom Front will be held today 3.00 p.m. at the YMBA hall
Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Centre will conduct a special awareness
programme and healing meditation for childhood wheezing at Harmony Hall,
55, Peters Lane, Dehiwala on October 12 at 5.30 p.m.
For further details contact 011-2717572
The Vijaya Kumaratunga Commemoration Ceremony to mark his 63rd
birthday to be held on october 9 by the National Film Corporation has
been postponed due to the tragedy caused by the Anuradhapura bomb
Office complex opening
The newly constructed office building of Princess of Wales' College
Old Girls Union and the Garage complex of Princes of Wales' College
which is a donation to the school by the OGM will be open on October 10,
at 10 a.m. at the school premises.