Month: July 2017

Mr. Austin Fernando  New Secretary to the President

Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne new Defence Secretary Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake new Commander of Army Mr. Rohitha Bogollagama was sworn in as the Governor of Eastern Province The Governor of the Eastern Province, Mr. Austin Fernando has been appointed as the new Secretary to the President and he received his letter of appointment from President Maithripala…

Litro Gas Lanka provides gas cookers & cylinders to families affected by floods

The Litro Gas Lanka Limited has taken steps to provide gas cookers and cylinders to 1,000 families affected by floods in Millaniya Divisional Secretariat of Kalutara District, and marking this event President Maithripala Sirisena symbolically handed over gas cookers and cylinders to ten persons at the Presidential Secretariat, today (03). The value of one set…

Every possible step to be taken to free co-operative movement from taxes – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says he would take every possible step would be taken as a government to strengthen the co-operative movement which is a common people’s movement. He added that the government will take maximum possible steps to free the co-operative movement from taxes. The President was speaking at the 95th International Co-operative Day celebration…

Solution for the competition for popular schools, is to equip rural schools with all facilities – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the only clear and sustainable solution for the competition among parents to admit their children to popular schools, is to equip the schools in the villages with all the facilities. The present Government, which is working according to that policy, has taken many steps to develop the rural schools, the President…

Future activities of Uma Oya Project will accomplish while giving priorities to people’s issues in the area- President

Norwegian experts to arrive in August President Maithripala Sirisena says the Government will be looked into the future activities of the Uma Oya Multipurpose Development project while giving priority to the maintenance of daily life of the public without any hindrance. He made these remarks participating in a special discussion on the problems faced by…

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