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::

* Mayor of local government sues Sri Lankan government Minister for Rs. 500 million
Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 06:41 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 04, Colombo: A mayor of a local government has filed a lawsuit against a minister of the Sri Lankan government claiming damages of Rs. 50 0 million for defamation.

Kaduwela Municipal Council Mayor G. H. Buddhadasa today filed a lawsuit against National Freedom Front (NFF) Leader and Minister of Housing and Common Amenities Wimal Weerawansa and the NFF General Secretary at the Colombo District Court.

The Mayor claimed that the respondents unveiled a publication called 'Panchayudhaya' with defamatory remarks on him and sought damages of Rs. 500 million.

The publication was launched at the second national convention of the NFF held in April this year.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Chief Minister should apologize unconditionally - SLMC Leader Rauf Hakeem
-- [3 hours ago]
More landslides threat in Sri Lanka if rains continue
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka state doctors' union asks President to remove Health Minister
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President returns to island after attending G7 summit
-- [5 hours ago]
Japanese assistance to improve capabilities of Sri Lanka Coast Guard
-- [6 hours ago]
Emirates Red Crescent provides humanitarian aid to Sri Lanka flood affected people
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lankan PM calls for close cooperation between governments and service organizations for cost effective welfare services
Eastern Province CM condemns tri-forces boycott, says everybody should apologize
Sri Lanka Marxist party to protest against the government
Sri Lanka Northern Province CM eager to meet Jayalalithaa

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.