State minister of Prof.Channa Jayasumana says that the respiratory related decease has been declined largely due to w earing face masks. He made these remarks participating in a opening ceremony of face mask manufacturing institute in Opatha area in Kotugoda Ja-ela today. Surgical face masks KN 95 face mask will be manufactured at this factory.
- Three persons have been taken into custody with the possession of 128 fake notes of 5000 rupees
- Distribution of rice being carried out through Sathosa network in order to supply an adequate stock to the market