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Courtroom in Hulftsdorp closed due to stenographer’s wedding

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The Court No. 06 of the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court was closed due to a wedding ceremony of a stenographer inconveniencing many people who arrived for court proceedings yesterday (1).

It was reported that all the court staff had attended the stenographer’s wedding.

A notice has been put up outside the courtroom saying “No petitions will be taken up in Court No. 06 today. By order of the court”.

Meanwhile, during an inquiry made by the media, the Chief Registrar of the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court has said that the staff of Court No. 6 had gone on leave to attend a wedding ceremony.

Usually, the petitions should be filed before 9 in the morning. However, due to this situation, the lawyers were given the opportunity to file petitions until 11 am yesterday.

Petitions of court No. 06 were taken up in court No. 02 last afternoon.

Source – Aruna

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Five killed, 21 injured in accident at ‘Fox Hill SuperCross’ event

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Tragedy struck at the “Fox Hill Super Cross 2024” racing event in Diyatalawa, resulting in the death of five individuals and leaving 21 others injured, according to Police Media Spokesperson DIG Nihal Thalduwa.

The incident occurred when a race car veered off the track and collided with a group of spectators, DIG Thalduwa explained.

The 28th edition of the ‘Fox Hill SuperCross,’ organized by the Sri Lanka Military Academy Diyatalawa with the support of Sri Lanka Automobile Sports (SLAS), commenced in Diyatalawa on Sunday (21).

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Southern province governor Willy Gamage resigns

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The Governor of the Southern Province Willy Gamage has handed over his letter of resignation effective from 02 May, 2024, to the President’s Secretary.

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5 years marked since the Easter Sunday bombings

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Today (April 21) marks 05 years since the brutal Easter Sunday bombings in 2019.

All churches across Sri Lanka will observe 02 minutes of silence at 8:45 am today (21) to remember those lost in the attacks.

Several memorial events centering the St. Anthony’s church in Kochchikade and the St. Sebastian’s church in Katuwapitiya will be held.

Police spokesman DIG Nihal Thalduwa says that security has been beefed up to areas where memorial services are being held.

In 2019, a spate of bombings that took place across the country claimed 273 lives while injuring hundreds.

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