Month: April 2018

President engages in religious activities in Vajirarama Viharaya

President Maithripala Sirisena participated in religious activities in Siri Vajirarama Viharaya in Bambalapitiya where the renovated Dharmashala constructed in the memory of Most Ven Narada Thero was vested with the Mahasangha. After offering poojas at the shrine room of Vajiramaya, President Sirisena, vested the Sangharamaya named after Most Venerable Narada Thero with the Maha Sangha.…

Government will not hesitate to take any positive step on behalf of people and the country – President

  President Maithripala Sirisena says that whatsoever the criticisms may occur, every positive step will be taken on behalf of the people and the country. The President stated this addressing the State Vesak Festival held at Kurunegala Bingiriya Devagiri Rajamahaviharaya, today (28).   The 2562 B.C. State Vesak Festival was held under the patronage of…

School is the best medium to carry forward the message of national reconciliation – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the school is the best medium to carry forward the message of national reconciliation to the society. He made these remarks participating in the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the Zahira College in Anuradhapura, today (27). The President also vested the new three-storied building for classrooms at the school with the students.…

President instructs to erect a security fence on side of Vienna Canal on Badulla-Mahiyangna road for vehicle safety

President Maithripala Sirisena instructs the Director – General of Mahaweli Authority, Sarath Chandrasiri Vithana to take immediate steps to construct a security fence on the side of the Vienna Canal on Badulla Mahiyangana main road for the safety of the vehicles and passengers. The road which runs parallel to Vienna canal is 13 Km long…

New SLFP District & Electorate Organizers appointed

Mr. Ajith Basnayake has been appointed as the organizer of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party for Gampaha Electorate and he received his appointment letter  from the President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s Official Residence today (26). Also, Mr. Chaminda Kumara Sudusinghe has been appointed as the District organizer of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party for…

President felicitates Sri Lankan Sportsmen and women who performed well in 2018 Commonwealth Games.

President Maithripala Sirisena expressed appreciation and offered awards and gifts to the Sri Lankan men and women who performed well in commonwealth games. This was held at the Presidential Secretariat today (25). President Sirisena was thankful for everyone for the glory brought to the Motherland by winning the highest number of awards in Commonwealth games,…

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