Latest Headlines


Govt committed to promote indigenous medicine as part of wellness tourism … Piyankara Jayaratne on assuming duties

Piyankara Jayaratne
Indigenous Medicine State Minister Piyankara Jayaratne has observed that the government is fully committed to promote indigenous medicine as a part of wellness tourism to uplift the tourism sector in Sri Lanka.

He made this observation addressing the gathering after assuming duties at his Ministry on Sunday.

He said:

“Ayurvedic medicine will be developed as a part of wellness tourism. Adequate funds will be allocated to upgrade indigenous medicine in 2020. During the previous regime, stepmotherly treatment was given to ayurvedic medicine. Ayurvedic doctors will be given equal treatment. Indigenous medicine existed in the country for over 2,500 years. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has given instructions that the younger generation should be educated on Sri Lanka’s traditional indigenous medicine system using ancient books and scripts.”


Trinco Football Fest 2019

Governor Lalith Gamage on an observation tour of Wall Paintings...

- By J.M.HafeezCentral Province Governor Lalith U Gamage on Thursday, December 12 undertook an observation tour of wall paintings along the streets in Kandy district...
Read more

Religious observance to mark the 98th birthday of Maha Nayaka...

 - By J.M.Hafeez Religious observances were held to mark the 98th birthday of Maha Nayaka of Ramanya Nikkaya Ven. Napana Premasiri. ...
Read more

Chancellor Emeritus Professor S.Pathmanathan graces Jaffna University Convocation

Emeritus Professor S.Pathmanathan graced the 34 th Convocation of Jaffna University held in the Kailasapathy Auditorium on Friday, December 6. The guests were received with...
Read more

Awareness March in Ninatavur to mark International AIDS Day

A march was held in Ninthavoor recently to mark the International AIDS Day. It was organized under the patronage of the office of the Kalmunai...
Read more


© 2018 OMLANKA. All Rights Reserved.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.