Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Daughter of Sri Lanka's slain politician appointed as SLFP organizer for Central Colombo
Mon, Jan 13, 2014, 07:30 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 13, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today appointed Hirunika Premachandra, the daughter of slain Presidential Advisor, Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra as the co-organizer of Sri Lanka Freedom party (SLFP) for Central Colombo.

The President handed over the appointment letter to Ms. Premachandra today at the Temple Trees.

Former parliamentarian and presidential adviser Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra was killed during an election day shootout between the supporters of Premachandra and ruling party MP Duminda Silva in October 2011.

SLFP chief organizer for Colombo Senior Minister A.H.M. Fowzie and Secretary of SLFP S. H. Ariyasena were present at the occasion.

(Photos by Chandana Perera)

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan government proposes cutting travel perks to MPs
-- [20 minutes ago]
India offers Ayush Scholarships to Sri Lankan nationals for studies in traditional medicine
-- [34 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan President instructs police to raid illegal mining
-- [1 hour and 5 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Navy exports 9 homemade patrol craft to Nigeria
-- [1 hour and 32 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's white collar workers in Saudi Arabia happy - Deputy FM
-- [2 hours ago]
Court denies permission for Yoshitha Rajapaksa to travel to Uganda
-- [2 hours ago]
WHO expert consultation recommends measures to address Chronic Kidney Disease in Sri Lanka
-- [2 hours ago]
Speaker appoints committee to probe controversial parliamentary vote for supplementary budget estimate
-- [3 hours ago]
U.S. eases military trade restrictions on Sri Lanka
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka trade deficit contracts by 9.1 percent in January 2016 as exports and imports fall
-- [4 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2014 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.