Several houses have been damaged due to strong winds in Jaffna district today and yesterday. GCE Advanced Level question papers had to be airlifted to Delft island as the boat services were suspended due to rough sea. Fishing and travelling between the island have been suspended. Deputy director of the disaster management center Pradeep Kodippli said that maximum measures have been taken to provide relief to the people affected by inclement weather.
- The Sri Lankan team will leave for Indonesia today for the 18th Asian Games
- The CID launches an investigation into the fake news on the salaries of teachers