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Officers of the Mannar Police station feeding stray dogs facing starvation due to the prolonged travel restrictions to control the spread of coronavirus in the country. The Mannar Police stated that about 700 dogs are starving in Mannar town due to the closure of all shops and stalls. Picture by Northern Province Special Rasula Dilhara Gamage

Rescue teams retrieved the body of a 16-year-old girl who died in a landslide in Ayagama, Ratnapura, yesterday, after a five-hour operation. Here, they take the body away from the site of the tragedy. Picture by N.P. Rajadurai, Ratnapura Special Corr.

The Zahara Foundation has launched an aid programme to provide dry rations to Palestinian families who have been affected by the recent Israeli attacks. The foundation has carried out similar projects in Sri Lanka and several other South Asian countries in the past.