Brutal assault on Range Bandara:
Defeated UNP candidate arrested
United National Party Puttalam District defeated
candidate Shantha Abeysekara and four others were arrested by Police
in connection with the brutal assault on former UNP Parliamentarian
Palitha Range Bandara and his supporters Saturday.
Maldivian captain rescued by Lankan Navy
The Sri Lanka Navy rescued the seriously ill
Captain of a Maldivian merchant ship on April 09 around Little
Basses Reef, about 500 kilometers South-East Sri Lanka.