Muslims in Sri Lanka mark Hajj, also known as Eid-al-Adha, today. Hajj festival, Feast of the sacrifice, the Greater Eid and Eid e Qurban. It is the second religious holiday in the Islamic calendar and is celebrated by Muslims all over the world.
The Right to Information Act (RTI) will be submitted to the Attorney General’s Department on October 05, Cabinet Spokesperson and Parliament Reforms and Mass Media Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka said at the weekly Cabinet briefing held at the Government Information Department on Wednesday (23).
Chairman of the Presidential Commission on Missing Persons Maxwell Paranagama has rejected the death toll during the final phase of the conflict cited in the United Nations panel report. The 2011 report of the Panel of Experts appointed by the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon claimed, during the final phase of the conflict with the LTTE over 40,000 persons were killed.
Sri Lanka Tourism is branding each global fair based in the platform " An Island of thousand treasures" so that we start developing a footprint globally said the Chairman Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau Dr Rohantha Athukorala.