Badulla (Sri Lanka)

Type: City
Name: Badulla (Sri Lanka)
Country: Sri Lanka
Latitude: 6.99
Longitude: 81.050003
population: 42,237
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Sri Lanka police deploy 12,000 police officers to beef up security for Uva Election

* Sept 18, Colombo: Sri Lanka police said extra security measures have been implemented in the Uva Province and the police department has deployed 12,000 policemen to strengthen security in the Province.Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that ... [Published Colombo Page - 1 hour ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Over 50,000 estate Tamil youth in Sri Lanka unable to vote at Uva PC election

* Sept 17, Colombo: Over 50,000 Tamil youth from upcountry estates in Sri Lanka will not be able to exercise their right to vote at the elections for the Uva Provincial Council, a human rights organization has alleged.The Tamil youth from the Uva Province ... [Published Colombo Page - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

UVA Election; a call to address poverty

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 00:00The two main opposition parties- the United National Party (UNP) and Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) –carry out their  campaigning activities,  and in their public addresses, highlight  measures for raising the living ... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Democratic Party candidates lodged complaint against Sarath Fonseka

(Colombo, Lankapuvath) - It is reported that the several Democratic Party Badulla District candidates has lodged a complaint to the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka stating that the Democratic Party has violated their rights under the privileges and ... [Published Lankapuvath - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

Sri Lanka police chief instructs police to be strict on election violations

* Sept 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Inspector General of Police N K Ilangakoon has advised police to be strict on election violence, Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said.The IGP toured the Moneragala district Saturday to observe the pre-election ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka main opposition party promises one million jobs under a future government

* Sept 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party says that a future government under the party will take measures to provide one million jobs to the island youth.Addressing an election rally at Lunuwatta, Uva-Paranagama in Badulla ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

“West will use election to put country in trouble”

Leader of National Freedom front Minister Wimal Weerawansa talks about his 12 point action plan and says that the country should have an economy which is based on production and the industry sectorMinister Wimal Weerawansa, a controversial character in ... [Published The Nation.lk - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka opposition leader offers two choices to voters in Uva Province

* Sept 12, Colombo: Leader of Sri Lanka's opposition and United National Party (UNP) Ranil Wickremasinghe has offered two choices to the voters in Uva Province to decide before they go to polls on September 20.Addressing a political rally in the Badulla ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Uva polls:HRC proposals for level playing field discussed

, 7:15 amBy Franklin R.SatyapalanThe Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission’s recommendations and guidelines for conducting a clean UVA PC election taken up for discussion at a meeting convened at the Moneragala District Secretariat yesterday morning, its ... [Published Sri Lanka Island - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka Election Commissioner to visit Moneragala district today

* Sept 09, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Election Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya will visit the Moneragala District of Uva Province today (Sept 09) to observe whether the election campaigning is proceeding according to election laws.The Commissioner after visiting ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 2 reports

No force can hamper the forward march of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party

(Asiantribune.com): (SLFP) and the party will move forward on the correct path for a long time to come, President Mahinda Rajapaksa publicly declared amidst thunderous shouting of 'Jeya Weva.'The struggle which commenced from Uva Wellassa in 1818 against ... [Published Asian Tribune - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 2 reports

Sri Lanka Freedom Party 63rd anniversary celebrations in Badulla today

* Sept 02, Colombo: Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), the main constituent of Sri Lanka's ruling United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) will celebrate its 63rd anniversary in Badulla today under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.The main ceremony ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 02 2014]

Quotes

"Workers in the publicpublic service are entitled to cast their vote by post. But, private sector workers are not given that right. I expect to request the Commissioner of Elections to provide that facility to private sector workers too" Anthonymuttu said
"He is the one who should take the lead in holding a free and fair election. But what happens is that the President blatantly violates election laws" Dissanayake said
"A group travelling in a Defender Jeep and Van arrived at my house today morning at 2.45 am. They turned my three- wheeler over and tried to set it on fire. But they failed to do so because neighbors gathered. Seeing the people the group fled" he told CaFFE
...He went on to say that, "at present there are over 6200 such differently able service personnel receiving pension" the Brigadier, addressing the weekly media briefing at the Ministry of Defence (MoD) Media Centre yesterday (Sep. 3) said

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Over 50,000 estate Tamil youth in Sri Lanka una... [Published Colombo Page - 17 hours ago]
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UVA Election; a call to address poverty [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Sep 16 2014]
Democratic Party candidates lodged complaint ag... [Published Lankapuvath - Sep 15 2014]
Sri Lanka police chief instructs police to be s... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 14 2014]
Sri Lanka main opposition party promises one mi... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 14 2014]
Sri Lanka Marxist party leader accuses Presiden... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 14 2014]
“West will use election to put country in trou... [Published The Nation.lk - Sep 13 2014]
Clash Of Titans In UNP [Published Sri Lanka Sunday Leader - Sep 13 2014]
Despite police assurances election violence con... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 13 2014]
Sri Lanka opposition leader offers two choices ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 12 2014]
‘The judiciary stands as a Bulwark against exec... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Sep 11 2014]
eDITORIAL-Political war in Uva: stop this colos... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Sep 10 2014]
No decision to postpone the Uva PC election, sa... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 10 2014]
Uva polls:HRC proposals for level playing field... [Published Sri Lanka Island - Sep 10 2014]
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Estate Workers – People Of A Lesser God? [Published Sri Lanka Sunday Leader - Sep 06 2014]
Sri Lanka Election Commissioner threatens to ca... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 06 2014]
Election fever, Uva and beyond [Published The Nation.lk - Sep 06 2014]
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Sri Lanka temporarily bans potato imports from ... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 06 2014]
Sri Lanka main opposition party's 68th annivers... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 05 2014]
Sri Lanka government denies claims that state e... [Published Colombo Page - Sep 04 2014]
Bala Tampoe’s Funeral tomorrow [Published Asian Tribune - Sep 04 2014]
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