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Purchased medicines can be reduced by 1/3!

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A scientific analysis conducted over the supply of drugs in Sri Lanka has shown that the amount of medicinal drugs currently being purchased can be reduced by 1/3, Colombo District MP Patali Champika Ranawaka said in Parliament yesterday (29).

MP Ranawaka also said that KPMG has conducted a special analysis in 2020 regarding large-scale frauds in the procurement of medicines.

The MP mentioned this while speaking during the debate on the third reading of the Budget.

He also asked the government to use the hard-earned US Dollars to save people’s lives.

Source: Dinamina

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278 prison inmates to be pardoned

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A total of 278 inmates at prisons across the island will be released tomorrow in view of Vesak festival, the Prisons Department said.

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Parliament suspended due to lack of quorum

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Parliament sessions were abruptly suspended until June 04 due to a lack of quorum. 

There were less than 20 member present during the time of suspension. 

MP Jagath Samarawickrama was at the Chair.

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Notice for students sitting for Grade 5 scholarships

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The Department of Examinations has announced that the 2024 Grade Five Scholarship Examination will be held on September 15 this year.

It adds that applications for the examination will be accepted online from May 27 – June 14, 2024 and acceptance of applications will not be extended beyond the announced period.

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