The United Nations has condemned the government's policy of forced cremation of deceased COVID-19 patients.
7,996 individuals are currently undergoing quarantine measures at 95 centres maintained by the Tri-Forces across the island.
Another 909 state and private sector institutions inspected, of which 88 were found to be violating health safety regulations.
Police reveal 30 individuals have died due to road accidents in the past week.
54 parcels containing contraband thrown into the Magazine Prison between 12th October and 31st December last year.
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today delivered the 2021 Budget speech in Parliament.
The 20th Amendment to the Constitution was ratified in Parliament with the backing of a two thirds majority.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's Policy Statement at the opening session of the ninth Parliament.