Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 13 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* President opens Preliminary Care Unit at Tangalle Hospital in southern Sri Lanka
Wed, Nov 7, 2012, 12:21 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 06, Tangalle: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today declared open the newly built Preliminary Care Unit at the Tangalle Hospital in the southern district of Hambantota.

The Preliminary Care Unit at the Tangalle Hospital was constructed at a cost of 180 million rupees under the Mahinda Chintana "Suwa Sevana" program.

Korea Foundation for International Health Care (KOFIH) provided the funds to under a program to establish Preliminary Care Units in several hospitals of Sri Lanka.

The PCU consists of an Emergency Facility Ward consisting 15 beds, Minor Operating Theatres, Septic Theatre And ancillary facilities such as, X-ray rooms etc. according to the construction company Architects and Engineering Design Consultancy.

First lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa, Ministers Maithripala Sirisena, Prof. G. L. Peiris, Mahinda Amaraweera, Deputy Minister Geethanjana Gunawardena, Ambassador of Korea Jongmoon Choi, President of the Korean Foundation for International Healthcare Dr. Lee Soo-ku and the Korean delegation were present at the occasion.

(Photos by Chandana Perera)



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
INFOTEL ICT exhibition opens in Sri Lanka
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lankan Navy Commander to leave for India tomorrow on an official visit
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Northern Province CM's visit to India not yet decided
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Sabaragamuwa University to re-open on Monday
-- [3 hours ago]
Buddhist monk who abducted a 9-year-old boy in Sri Lanka remanded
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka 2015 Budget highlights
UN recognizes post war progress in Sri Lanka, works with government to resolve reconciliation issues
Former Power and Energy Minister of Sri Lanka clears himself of Rs. 1.5 billion fraud in coal purchase
New secretary to Sri Lanka Sports Ministry assumes duties
Commonwealth Secretary-General to visit Sri Lanka tomorrow

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.