Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Uva Wellassa University closed as chickenpox spreads among students
Tue, Mar 13, 2018, 12:20 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 13, Colombo: Vice Chancellor of Uva Wellassa University Dr. Jayantha Lal Ratnasekera says that the Uva Wellassa University has been closed due to a risk of chickenpox spreading among students.

The University will be closed from today (13) until further notice, the official announced.

The Vice Chancellor said 27 students residing in the university hostels were found to have contracted chickenpox in three days. In additions 8 students in outside hostels also have contracted the viral disease.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Thai Business Delegation briefed on Sri Lanka's Investment Potential
-- [5 hours ago]
Engineering Faculty of Peradeniya University closed indefinitely
-- [5 hours ago]
Special program launched to update websites of all Divisional and District Secretariats
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy arrest four Indian nationals with 36 kg of Kerala cannabis
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy rescues two Indian fishermen drifting in the sea
-- [8 hours ago]
Malaysia's Salcon bags US$ 17 million contract to build storm water pumping station in Sri Lanka
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Minister apologizes for statement regarding death penalty and wrongdoers in high places
U.S. to grant Sri Lanka Rs. 80 bn to strengthen development - State Minister
Former police OIC, DIG arrested over Lasantha Wickrematunge's killing granted bail
Adjournment debate on the New York Times report in Sri Lanka parliament on Thursday

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.