Run over by train
A woman was knocked down and killed by a train in the Hettimulla
area, Beruwela on Monday afternoon.
Police spokesman SSP I.M. Karunaratna said a woman was run over by a
Colombo bound Matara train in the Hettimulla area at around 12.30pm.
However, he said the victim has not been identified yet and described
her as a woman aged about 55, height 5.2', slim and of dark complexion.
A special Bodhi Pooja to mark the 30th anniversary of Ruhunu Sevaya
of the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation will be held at the Historic
Bodhiya Premises, Matara, on February 3 at 6.30 p.m
The Ruhunu Sevaya was the regional broadcasting station of the SLBC.
Old Boys meeting
The Old Boys of 2002 - Group of Colombo Mahanama Vidyalaya will meet
on Saturday, February 06 at 5.00 p.m. at the old boy's office of the
college. For details please contact Secretary Ruwan Goonesekara via
Man behind bars for indecent proposal
Weligama Police arrested a man for allegedly seeking a sexual favour
from a female teacher after threatening to kill her if she did not
Police said the suspect had posed the death threat while the two were
travelling in a bus. The suspect was due to be produced in Court
Liquor outlets closed on Feb 4
All bars and liquor outlets will be closed on February 4 on account
of National Independence Day.