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A nuisance to frogs.

It is reported that the Sri Lanka Medical Research Institute has succeeded in finding a new species of mosquito that sucks blood only from frogs. Commenting on this, the entomology officer of the institute, Guyan Sri Kumarasinghe, says that this new species of mosquito was found in Mirigama area. This mosquito, called Uranotaeniatrilineata, is between …

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Many newborn babies in incubators are in danger due to the lack of fuel in the Gaza Strip.

After the Hamas attack on Israel on October 7, Israel cut off all supply routes to the Gaza Strip, and the Gaza Strip is facing a severe fuel shortage. According to the United Nations, the lives of 120 newborn babies in incubators in hospitals in the Gaza Strip are at risk due to the lack …

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An incentive of Rs.5000 to police officers who arrest drunk drivers

Deputy Inspector General of Traffic Administration and Road Safety Indika Hapugoda said that an incentive of 5,000 rupees has already been paid to police officers for one driver who is arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. He added that as a pilot project, it will be implemented within 3 months from this month …

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One person died in a bus accident in Meegahakivule. 30 are hospitalized

A serious accident has occurred when a bus overturned on a cliff at Meegahakivula Yodha Ulpatha area on the Badulla Morahela main road. According to police sources, one person died and 30 people were hospitalized. The injured have been admitted to Meegahakivula Hospital and eight people who are in serious condition have been admitted to …

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The second phase of providing driving licenses to the hearing and speech impaired has started

The second phase of the pilot project to provide light vehicle driving licenses to hearing and speech impaired persons started in Kurunegala recently. About 250 people participated in this event, out of which 160 people passed the tests to obtain driving licenses. Temporary driving license (light vehicles) was given to them. State Minister for Transport …

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“While in the hospital, my father breathed with a machine given by his friends. A sad revelation from Jackson’s son.

Jackson’s son, Sajitha Anthony, said, ‘Jackson Anthony breathed with the life support machine that his family, relatives, and friends collected and gave to the Colombo National Hospital. He mentioned this while giving a speech of thanks at his father’s funeral. Jackson Anthony’s body was cremated today at Ragama Holy Peter and Paul Church, and a …

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Vimal has been arrested on false charges, it is stated in the court

Member of Parliament Wimal Wirawansa stated that the authorized officer of the Immigration Department who testified today in court accepted that it is possible to travel abroad with a valid passport using a valid visa on an inactive passport. He said that this was confirmed by the testimony given by Chandralal Alahakon, an authorized official …

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