Academic activities of the Wayamba Radio of Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation will commence from today. The National Radio has planned this programme to provide broad knowledge of media sector to the younger generation. The SLBC Training Institute will conduct media courses including news and current affairs under the guidance of Chairman of the SLBC Hudson Samarasinghe.
- A power cut of three hours imposed
- A programme is underway to locally manufacture 40 percent of the pharmaceuticals needed for the country