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Number of Coronavirus patients rises

Number of Coronavirus patients rises

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The number of patients detected with the coronavirus in Sri Lanka rose to 132 today. (more…) Read More

Seven new Coronavirus cases in Sri Lanka

Seven new Coronavirus cases in Sri Lanka

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - COVID-19 cases tally in Sri Lanka has surged to 129 as seven new patients tested positive for ... Read More

CSE to close until lifting of curfew

CSE to close until lifting of curfew

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has announced it will remain closed for trading from tomorrow (01). ... Read More

Two more COVID-19 infected patients recovered

Two more COVID-19 infected patients recovered

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Two more Covid-19 infected patients were recovered and discharged today, Health Ministry said today. (more…) Read More

Kalubowila Hospital ward closed off after patient tests positive for Coronavirus

Kalubowila Hospital ward closed off after patient tests positive for Coronavirus

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A ward at the Colombo South Teaching Hospital, commonly known as the Kalubowila Hospital, has been ... Read More

Individuals traveling without curfew pass to be arrested

Individuals traveling without curfew pass to be arrested

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Individuals found traveling on main roads and byroads without an official curfew pass during the islandwide ... Read More

Sri Lanka High Commission in Singapore closed

Sri Lanka High Commission in Singapore closed

Mar 31, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Sri Lanka High Commission in Singapore will be closed for a period of two weeks. ... Read More

Sri Lanka rupee depreciates to its lowest

Sri Lanka rupee depreciates to its lowest

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Sri Lanka rupee depreciated to its lowest today, the worst in Sri Lanka’s history. (more…) Read More

Embassy in Colombo issues clarification on Coronavirus situation in Italy

Embassy in Colombo issues clarification on Coronavirus situation in Italy

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Italian Embassy in Colombo has issued a clarification with regards to some news items on ... Read More

UNP Arachchikattuwa PS member arrested

UNP Arachchikattuwa PS member arrested

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A United National Party (UNP) member of the Arachchikattuwa Provincial Council was arrested for violating the ... Read More

Catholic Church cancels Good Friday and Easter Sunday services

Catholic Church cancels Good Friday and Easter Sunday services

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Catholic Church has decided to cancel the Good Friday and Easter Sunday services as well ... Read More

Another batch leaves for home from Quarantine Centres [VIDEO]

Another batch leaves for home from Quarantine Centres [VIDEO]

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Another batch of individuals arrived from overseas, who were placed in Quarantine Centres (QCs) due to ... Read More

Over 800 arrested within 24-hours for violating curfew

Over 800 arrested within 24-hours for violating curfew

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A total of 809 individuals have been arrested for violating the curfew during a 24-hour period ... Read More

Three more tests positive for Coronavirus

Three more tests positive for Coronavirus

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Three more individuals have tested positive for Coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases confirmed in ... Read More

Another patient recovers from Coronavirus

Another patient recovers from Coronavirus

Mar 29, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - One more patient who had contracted the Coronavirus in Sri Lanka has recovered and was discharged ... Read More