The National Zoological Gardens at Dehiwala celebrated its 84th birthday earlier this month. Celebrations to mark the day took a quiet note due to the threat of COVID-19 spread.
Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Piyal De Silva was promoted to the rank of Admiral with effect from today by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa ahead of his retirement from service tomorrow (15 July).
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa met with a wide spectrum of artists to discuss problems faced by them due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
“ There are three mandatory steps to be followed by all . They are using a face mask, washing hands, and ensuing they remain a meter apart,”Deshapriya said while demonstrating the actions at a press briefing.