Month: August 2016

Those who complained against former government, today joins them for a new force – President

“Those who complained me against the injustice of the former government are today trying to create new forces with the people who were responsible for those ill treatments”, says President Maithripala Sirisena. The President was speaking at the ceremony held today (Aug. 31) to unveil a wax statue of late minister Jeyaraj Fernandopulle, built in…

President refutes false rumours spread by interested parties to mislead public

President Maithripala Sirisena says he has given instructions to the Defense Secretary and the Army to speedily rebuild the War Hero Monument near the Kurunegala town, which was removed temporarily due to Kurunegala- Dambulla road reconstruction works, more innovatively and attractive than before it was. The President further said that the rumors stating that the…

New SLFP organizers for Ududumbara & Yatinuwara electorates

Two new organizers have been appointed by the Sri Lanka Freedom Party for Ududumbara and Yatinuwara electorates. President Maithripala Sirisena, in his capacity as the President of the SLFP, handed over the letters of appointment to Deputy Minister Anuradha Jayaratne, as the new SLFP organizer for Ududumbara electorate and the Central Province Chief Minister Sarath…

Samurdhi Movement will be turned into an efficient and effective institution – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says he will make the Samurdhi Movement which has become an unsatisfactory state institution due to the disappointments of its employers, caused by the bad management by the former government, to an efficient and effective institution. He made these remarks at a special meeting on professional issues of the Samurdhi Managers held…

GCE O/L top scorers meet President

Top ten scored students of the GCE O/L exam – 2015 met President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat today (Aug. 23). The President commended the skills of these students and extended his warm congratulation to them. He presented financial gifts and laptops to the students. The top scorer, S. Sathsarani Hettiarachchi from Vishaka Girls’…

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