President Maithripala Sirisena has reportedly said former Minister Ravi Karunanayake that if he can get a letter of approval from Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, giving a ministerial post is not an issue.
Reports say that the former Minister S.B. Dissanayake is making arrangements to begin the second round of discussion held on Wednesday in relate to forming a new Government having agreement between President Maithreepala Sirisena and former President Mahinda Rajapakshe.
MTD walkers PLC has restructured its debenture obligations.
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has arrested army intelligence officer Lieutenant Colonel Erantha Peiris in connection with the disappearance of journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda.
Recently several Sinhala Buddhist Extremist groups made a mass media carnival confronting that the ‘ancient ruins of the North-East are going to be destroyed for the will of Tamil politicians’.