Connect with us

News

Tills at Nawagamuwa, sealed

Published

on

The Department of Buddhist Affairs has sealed all tills at the Navagamuwa Sri Sugathabimbarama Purana Viharaya and the historic Paththini Devalaya following complaints filed regarding misappropriation of funds.

The Commissioner General of Buddhist Affairs has confirmed that it was sealed as per the instructions of the Auditor General.

The Department of Buddhist Affairs the Auditor General has been receiving complaints that donations, including gold given by devotees as offerings have been unlisted for some time now and have been fraudulently sold instead.

News

278 prison inmates to be pardoned

Published

on

By

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

Continue Reading

News

Parliament suspended due to lack of quorum

Published

on

By

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.

Continue Reading

News

Notice for students sitting for Grade 5 scholarships

Published

on

By

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.

Continue Reading

Trending

Copyright © 2024 Sri Lanka Mirror. All Rights Reserved