Cremation is strictly forbidden under Islamic law. The Maldives has offered to bury Muslims who die from Covid-19 in Sri Lanka.
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Younger generations have moved away from tapping sap of kithul and palmyra trees to more urban professions.
The government is contemplating a full-fledged reopening early next year.
Authorities say inmates broke into prison hospital and ingested psychiatric drugs, which caused violent behavior.
He denies transferring money from Saudi Arabia through the mastermind of the 2019 Easter Sunday bomb attacks in Colombo.
The appointments come 37 years after the women’s wing of the Sri Lanka Air Force was formed.
Army, police claim celebrations are linked to the commemoration of former rebels.
The former Sri Lankan Minister of Fisheries, Dilip Wedaarachchi ate raw fish at a press conference recently
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone, India's largest private multi-port operator, is considered the front-runner.