Lankapage Logo CP 18 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka President declares garbage disposal as an essential service
Thu, Apr 20, 2017, 10:29 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 20, Colombo: Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed issuance of a special gazette notification to declare garbage disposal as an essential service.

Accordingly a gazette will be issued with effect from midnight today under the Public Security Act Clause NO 16 declaring garbage disposal by any authority of the Public Administration is an essential service.

This covers garbage disposal, garbage separation, transportation and storage. Any person contravening the order and disturb any of the above activities will be liable for arrest, prosecution and punishable under the law.

 


ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Sri Lanka to establish two more medical faculties to expand higher education
-- [1 hour and 52 minutes ago]
Special high court will be set up in next two months to expedite hearing of fraud cases - PM
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka President to take over economic management
-- [3 hours ago]
Teachers' union demands arrest of Uva Chief Minister for threatening a Tamil female teacher
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to sign a FTA with Singapore during Prime Minister's visit
-- [6 hours ago]
Court grants permission to examine the bank accounts of former Ministry secretary and his family
Postal voting for Local Government elections to begin on Monday
Sri Lanka made little progress on transitional justice initiatives in 2017 - HRW
CA Sri Lanka charters Rotaract Club for Chartered Accountants and CA students
Public has lost confidence in media due to smart phone culture - Sri Lanka Media Minister

Copyright © 2000, 2016 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.