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On behalf of the Ramya Lanka Foundation, All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama (ACJU) Puttalam District President Abdullah Mahmood Alim donated a consignment of hand sanitizers to the Puttalam Divisional and District Secretariats, and the Puttalam Police Station, on Monday. Pictures by M.U.M. Sanoon, Puttalam Corr.


The Batticaloa District Development Coordinating Committee Chairman’s Office was opened by Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Puligal (TMVP) Leader and Parliamentarian Sivanesadurai Chandrakanthan, yesterday. TMVP Secretary Poopalapillai Prasanthan, Batticaloa Government Agent K. Karunakaran, and Coordinating Committee Chairman’s Secretary Mangaleswery Shankar were also present. Picture by Sivam Packiyanathan, Batticaloa Special Corr.


The body of a man who died from heart attack while undergoing treatment at the Hambantota Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Unit was cremated at Ambalantota Lunama Crematorium, yesterday. The deceased was identified as Thal Arambakankanamge Suranga, a 45-year-old resident of Kelaniya and a father of three. Picture by Rahul Samantha Hettiarachchi, Ambalantota Group Corr.