May 26, 2019
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    orowpothana Police yesterday arrested five including a management assistant who had allegedly maintained close contacts with suicide bomber Zahran Hashim. Preliminary police nvestigations have also found that the management assistant in question was attached to the Horowpothana Divisional Secretariat and he had conducted lectures to Muslim youth in two districts.

    The Chinese government has relaxed the tourism travel advisory imposed on Sri Lanka in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday bomb blasts. The advisory which said ‘Do not travel to Sri Lanka’ has now been toned down to ‘be cautious’. Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau Chairman Kishu Gomes said this was a welcome move as the ‘Do not travel’ advisory reflected badly on Sri Lanka.

    President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to the relevant authorities to take forward all the programmes implemented to protect the environment in a strong and efficient manner while declaring an Environment Week in parallel to the World Environment Day which falls on June 05. The President gave these instructions participating in a progress review meeting of the Central Environmental Authority held at the auditorium of the Central Environmental Authority,yesterday (24).

    Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said that the investigation into reports that a gynaecologist affiliated to the National Thawheed Jamaath (NTJ) had sterilized many unsuspecting Sinhala women had been handed over to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID). JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake asked if it was confirmed that such an incident had taken place.“Explain whether such an incident had taken place and the CID was investigating the Gynaecologist involved in the incident or whether such an investigation had not taken place and the CID was investigating the newspapers that reported such an incident,” the JVP leader said.

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