Minister Dinesh Gunawardena says he will be accompanied by a limited number of personnel for the UNHRC session that begins tomorrow.
The death toll in China from the coronavirus epidemic rose past 2,400 today after 96 more people died in Hubei province.
The Sri Lanka Embassy in Seoul says, presently no Sri Lankans have fallen victim to the virus despite a sharp rise in infections.
Another suspect arrested over the abduction and murder of the Kadwatha Police Constable in Bulugoda, Verahera.
Minister of Foreign Relations to address the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on Wednesday.
President says amendments to the Constitution are vital if the country's sovereignty and unitary status is to be safeguarded.
According to the gazette notification signed by the President, the fourth session of the 8th Parliament will commence on January 3rd.
The eighth Parliament has been prorogued until January 2020.
The recent decision by the government to remove all levies imposed in the IT industry will be enforced from today.
A new Cabinet of Ministers has been sworn in. The swearing in ceremony was held at the Presidential Secretariat this morning.