Investigators yet to shed light on Matale mass grave
The Police have unearthed 92 human skeletons
together with skulls and 13 skeletal remains at the Matale Hospital
premises’ mass grave, Police media spokesman SSP Prishantha Jayakody
said. The evidence of a mass grave first came to light on November
23 last year when workers digging the ground to lay the foundation
for a new bio gas unit found skeletal remains.
On LLRC recommendations relevant to Army:
Army Commander to hand over report today
Army Commander Lt. Gen Jagath Jayasuriya will
hand over the report on Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission
recommendations that are relevant to the Sri Lanka Army to Defence
Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa today at the Defence Ministry.
Third defence seminar in September – Army Chief
Representatives of over 62 countries will
participate in the 3rd defence seminar organized by the Sri Lanka
Army from September 03 – 05 at Galadari Hotel in Colombo on the
theme of Post Conflict Sri Lanka – Challenges.
Police arrest hit and run drunk driver
A drunken van driver who fled the scene after
knocking down three persons on a push cycle at Kandawala, Katana on
January 22 afternoon was arrested by the Negombo police while he was
having a bath in a neighbours house after parking the damaged
‘Batta’ van in a garden near his house.