January 9: "The Duruthu Perahera'' (Kelani Procession) in held on the pre - full moon day of the month of January every year, on this occasion thousands of people from all parts of the country, and hundreds of foreign tourists make their way to the temple purlieu to witness this spectacular pageant
January 10: Supporters of Mervyn Silva handed over a petition against the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha members.
January 11: Lasantha Wickramatunge’s death anniversary commemoration which was organized by ‘Platform for Freedom’ took place at Jayawardena Centre.
January 12: The picture shows Sri Lankan military officers at the passing out parade of the 20th Sri Lankan, UN peace-keeping contingent at the Puthathalama Ruhunu Regiment.
January 13: A felicitation ceremony was held at the Police Headquarters to felicitate the members of the police force.