July 21, 2019
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    The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) says that two spill gates have been opened in the Laxapana Reservoir, due to the prevailing heavy rainfall.People living downstream are advised to be vigilant in this regard, the DMC said issuing an alert. Especially those living in the lower valley areas of the Kelani River and the people who use water from the Kelani River for daily necessities are urged the remain vigilant in this regard.

    The youth of this country should commit themselves to enhance their talents and skills to face future challenges while preserving our unparalleled ancient knowhow, said President Maithripala Sirisena.Addressing a ceremony to commemorate the World Youth Skills Day at BMICH yesterday (17) President said the youth will be provided with all the required facilities to develop their skills.

    According to the Sri Lanka Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) released by the Statistics Department of Central Bank on Monday, the industrial production in Sri Lanka expanded in June 2019 while services sector recovered after the April 21 terrorist attacks. Manufacturing activities expanded at a higher rate in June 2019, recording an index value of 53.9 which is an increase of 3.2 index points, compared to May 2019.

    A total of 29,123 dengue cases and 58 dengue deaths had been reported from all parts of the country within this year by July 17th , the Epidemiology Unit sources said.According to the sources, the highest number of dengue cases, 6297 had been reported from the Colombo district while the second highest number, 3825 had been reported from the Gampaha district. The third highest number of dengue cases, 2724 had been reported from the Galle district.

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