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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2786

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Sri Lanka Six New Provincial Governors Sworn in

Six new Provincial Governors took their oaths before President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (27) at the Presidential Secretariat.

Mr.H.M.G.S.Palihakkara - Governor Northern Province
Mr.Austin Fernando - Governor Eastern Province
Mr.B.M.A.R.Perera - Governor North Western Province
Ms.Suranganee Ellawela - Governor Central Province
Mr.P.B.Dissanayake - North Central Province
Mr.M.P.Jayasinghe (Attorney-at-Law) - Uva Province
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Court noticed Attorney General on writ application to have KP arrested

The Court of Appeal yesterday issued notice on the Attorney General, returnable on February 5, 2015 in respect of the Writ Application filed by JVP Parliamentarian Vijitha Herath, who has requested the Court to order the IGP and the Attorney General to arrest Kumaran Pathmanathan and to charge him under the Prevention of Terrorist Act.

Kumaran Pathmanathan
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Sarath Fonseka – restored with All Ranks, Pension and Privileges

All ranks, privileges and pension have been restored for the former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka following the full Presidential amnesty granted to him by the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, the Sri Lanka Army said.

Sarath Fonseka – restored with All Ranks, Pension and  Privileges
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