The retired and disabled soldiers say that they will continue with their Sathyagraha until their problems are resolved.
 
They are engaged in the Sathyagraha opposite the Colombo Fort Railway Station for the seventh day and even though some representatives went to the Presidential Secretariat yesterday for a discussion they had not received a proper solution to their problem.
 
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Deputy Leader of the United National Party Sajith Premadasa informed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in writing that he will be contesting as the Candidate at the Presidential Election.

He has also pointed out in the letter that naming the Presidential Candidate cannot be delayed further.

Meanwhile, a meeting of the United National Party Parliamentary Group was held at Temple Trees yesterday under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. 
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A hail storm was experienced yesterday (10) evening in Pitamaruwa Meegahakiwula and in the 17th Mile Post on the Bible-Moneragala road and Amunekandura and surrounding areas.

Area residents said the hail storm prevailed for about half an hour.

They further said that due to the hail, leaves of rubber trees in the area had broken off and fallen and severe damage has been caused as a result.
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Chaminda Galaboda alias ‘Utiya’ who assaulted two novice monks at a pirivena in Horowpathana, was remanded until 24th of this month  
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The Police Constable and the three-wheeler driver who were accused of the incident of dumping a bag of garbage near the Nawalapitiya-Dambagalla bridge have been remanded until 23rd of this month.

This was after they were produced before the Nawalapitiya Magistrate yesterday.

The police constable had taken the garbage bag in a three-wheeler and dumped it on to the road on behalf of a restaurant owner.
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A large pearl shark that drifted to the Mullivaikkal beach in Mullaitivu has been redirected to the sea after a valiant effort by the fisherman yesterday (3) evening.

Mullivaikkal fishermen said that this pearl shark weighed more than a thousand kilograms.

A large pearl shark was washed ashore on a previous occasion as well at the Mullivaikkal beach in Mullaithivu during the year.
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Galle Chief Magistrate Harshana Kekunwela today ordered two underage brothers to be placed under probation office for being involved in racket of stealing money and belongings of the people visiting Galle.

The two brothers, aged 15 and 12, have been ordered to be sent to Kitulampitiya Children's Home.
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Police have arrested a man from Kalubowitiyana area in Morawaka for killing his wife and concealing the body.

Morawaka Police said that the woman had been murdered two weeks ago by the man and hidden in a forest.

The residents of the area found the woman's body yesterday and her husband was arrested the murder.
 
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Former Army Commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake has been promoted to the rank of General.
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An Army Special Forces soldier who had been on parachute training at the Uhana Air Force Base in Ampara has died of a sudden fall.

The Army spokesman Brigadier Sumith Atapattu stated that this soldier was engaged in a parachute training at the Air Force Base this morning.

During the training, he had fallen down when the parachute did not operate properly.

The Army spokesman stated that the soldier who was seriously injured died on admission to hospital.
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Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva was appointed by the President as the 23rd Army Commander in Sri Lanka.

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Attorney General Dappula de Livera has informed the Acting Inspector General of Police Chandana Wickremaratne to inform all sections of the police to strictly adhere to his instructions.

In a letter to the Acting IGP, the Attorney General has said that the Police Department should be informed to provide the complete files immediately.

Meanwhile, Attorney General's Coordinating Officer, State Counsel Nisara Jayaratne stated that the Attorney General has instructed the Acting Inspector General of Police to expedite investigations into five serious crimes, including the murder of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge and rugby player Wasim Thajudeen.
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A suspect who had stolen a small lorry which was distributing bakery products at the Mallippuwa area in Hatton was arrested by the police yesterday.
 
Police stated that the man was arrested with the lorry.
 
The suspect had tried to open the door of a van which was near the main road and when he failed he had moved to the lorry and opened the door. After failing with the attempt at the ignition he has pushed the lorry himself and manually started the engine. The lorry was driven and hidden at the Hatton Stadden estate.
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Former Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa will be SLPP's Presidential Candidate; Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has announced
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Wildlife officers of Haputale have arrested three suspects with possession of 04 Elephant Tusk Pearls (Gajamuthu) and several animal bones in the Akkaraseeya area in Haputale.

It is reported that the arrested persons are residents of the same area.
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