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Somawansa Amarasinghe goes on his last journey

Last rites of the former Leader of the JVP late Somawansa Amarasinghe took place at his sister’s residence today (18th). Members and leaders of the JVP in which Mr. Amarasinghe was the leader for more than two and a half decades ... Read more

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Gammanpila remanded

UPFA Parliamentarian Udaya Gammanpila arrested by the Police Special Investigation Division today (18th) has been remanded till the 1st July by Colombo Magistrate Court. Gammanpila has been accused of using an allegedly fraudulent Power of Attorney to sell shares worth ... Read more

Saturday, 18 June 2016

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Somawansa Amarasinghe bids adieu today

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The funeral of former Leader of the JVP late Mr. Somawansa Amarasinghe will take place today (18th). The simple ceremony at the general cemetery at Bo...

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Police Special Investigation Division has arrested Mr. Udaya Gammanpila, who represents Mahinda faction of the UPFA, at his residence today (18th) mor...

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In a press briefing held yesterday (17th) evening relatives of former JVP Leader late Mr. Somawansa Amarasinghe said no political party or an individu...

Somawansa Amarasinghe dedicated his life to struggle against capitalism and imperialism – WFDY

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Sending a message of condolences for the demise of former Leader of the JVP Late Mr. Somawansha Amarasinghe the World Federation of Democratic Youth s...

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Mr. Isuru Amarasinghe, the son of former leader of the JVP late Mr. Somawansa Amarasinghe, paid his last respects to his father’s remains yesterday (1...

Tributes to former JVP leader Somawansa Amarasinghe

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Remains of former Leader of the JVP late Mr. Somawansa Amarasinghe is lying in state at his sisters residence at No. 35, Sinhapura, Thalangama South, ...

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