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Cabinet shouldn’t exceed 30 – Prasanna Ranatunga

COLOMBO(News 1st): SLPP candidate Prasanna Ranatunga who was elected into Parliament from the Gampaha District says the Cabinet of Minister which is to be appointed…

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Total COVID-19 cases rise to 2,841

COLOMBO(News 1st): Two more COVID-19 cases were identified yesterday increasing the total number of cases in the country to 2,841. The two patients were quarantined…

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New Cabinet to take oaths on 12th August

Written by Pavani Hapuarachchi Written by Pavani Hapuarachchi     09 Aug, 2020 | 1:04 pm Colombo (News 1st);  The new Cabinet of Ministers will take…

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Newly elected Members of Parliament published via Gazette

Colombo (News 1st); An Extraordinary Gazette was issued on Saturday (08) night with the list of names of the newly elected members of Parliament. Commissioner General…

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Namal Karunaratne challenges Kurunegala Mayor to file court case

COLOMBO (News1st): Namal Karunaratne, a former provincial councillor has challenged the Kurunegala Mayor who sent him a demand letter to charge him in court. Karunaratne…

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SJB to oppose removal of 19th constitutional amendment

COLOMBO (News1st): The Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) has stressed it would oppose moves to remove the 19th constitutional amendment in Parliament. “The 19th amendment established…

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Government will introduce new constitution : S.B Dissanayake

COLOMBO (News1st): Newly elected lawmaker S.B. Dissanayake has said the government would introduce a new constitution with a two-thirds parliamentary majority. Sri Lanka’s constitution that…

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New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

Colombo (News 1st); The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna announced on Saturday (08) the new Cabinet of Minister will be sworn in, only after the National List…

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Polling stations & counting centers disinfected

COLOMBO(News 1st): Steps have been taken to disinfect schools that were used as polling stations and counting centers for the general election. 45 schools and…

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SLPP announces its National List Parliamentarians

Colombo (News 1st);  The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna has named its 17 National List MPs following the Parliamentary Election win. A media statement announcing the…

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