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* Sri Lanka declares two days of national mourning for Mandela from tomorrow
Mon, Dec 9, 2013, 11:10 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Dec 09, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government on Monday declared two days of national mourning from tomorrow in respect of South Africa's former president, the late Nelson Mandela.

The government has declared Tuesday and Wednesday (December 10 and 11) as days of national mourning.

Flags at all Ministries, Departments, Agencies and private institutions should fly at half-mast during the two day mourning period, the Government Information Department said.

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