|Sunday, 3 February 2002|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
by P. KRISHNASAMY
Arrangements are in place for the re-opening of the A9 road (Kandy
Road) from Vavuniya to Jaffna. Both Government officials as well the LTTE
leadership have indicated that work is under way for the rehabilitation of
the entire stretch of the closed highway.
4,000 lines planned Telecom boost for Jaffna
by E. WEERAPPERUMA
Sri Lanka Telecom Limited under a new project "Hope" designed
to help the civilians in Jaffana will increase the number of telephone
lines to the peninsula to 4,000 with immediate effect.
President concerned over media allegations
"False and unlawful allegations" have been made against the
President during the last few weeks "by some private media", the
Secretary to the President, Mr. K. Balapatabendi, says in a statement to
the news media issued on Thursday.
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