Month: July 2018

180 development projects completed under “Pibidemu Polonnaruwa” District Development Programme will be vested in public over next three days

Rs. 60 billion allocated for these development initiatives Another 180 development projects which have been completed under the “Pibidemu Polonnaruwa (Awakening of Polonnaruwa)” District Development Programme will be vested in the public in Polonnaruwa on 01st, 02nd and 03rd August with the participation of the President, the Prime Minister, Ministers, intellectuals and artists. After Mr.Maithripala…

Immediate developments of Northern and Eastern provinces under President’s supervision

President chairs the meeting of Presidential Task Force on North & East development The Presidential Task Force appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena to monitor the development projects conducted in Northern and  Eastern provinces where the development activities retarded due to the war held its first meeting, chaired by the President at the President’s office today(30).…

President visits Madu Church and receives blessings

President Maithripala Sirisena paid a visit. Madu Church and obtained blessings today (July 29). On arrival at the Church, he was received by Most Rev Emanuel Ferdinando, Bishop of Mannar and the management clergy of the Madu Church. The religious services were conducted by Archbishop of Colombo His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith. . President Sirisena,…

The launching of the English translation of the “Maha Soopwansaya” under President’s patronage

Launching of the  English translation of Maha Soopwansaya by  the internationally as well as locally renowned chef Dr.Pabilis Silva was held  in Colombo under the patronage of  President Maithripala Sirisena today(27). The first copy of the book was presented to the President by Dr.Pabilis Silva. The book which is composed including the experience gained through…

Green Energy Champion 2017 Award ceremony under President’s patronage

The Green Champion Award 2017 was presented to the Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration by President Maithripala Sirisena at the Awards Ceremony held at premises of Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration Colombo yesterday (26). This competition was organized by the Foreign Ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Ministry of power…

It is the responsibility of all to work towards to free people from poverty – President

Many development benefits to the Sabaragamuwa Province under Grama Shakthi People’s Movement President looked into the issues faced by the people in Ganegama, Pelmadulla marking a visit to the village by a State Leader after 33 years President Maithripala Sirisena emphasized that it is the responsibility of each and every one to fulfill their respective…

US General Robert B. Brown praises Sri Lanka Army for its contribution to ongoing reconciliation efforts & nation-building tasks

The four-star Commanding General of the United States Army Pacific Command (USARPAC), General Robert B. Brown, who is on a four-day  long goodwill visit to Sri Lanka met with President Maithripala Sirisena on July 24. During the meeting with the President, the visiting military high ranker assured he would explore possibilities for Sri Lanka’s contribution…

President says his expectation is to place Sri Lanka at top among the countries fighting corruption

President Maithripala Sirisena says his expectation is to place Sri Lanka in the number one position among the countries in the world fighting against the corruption, during his tenure. He made these remarks attending the Global Expert Group Meeting on the Jakarta Principles held in Colombo, today (25). The  Jakarta Principles  are a  set  of …

President’s rapid response to public appeal at Puttalama Grama Shakthi “Gama Hadana Gamana” programme

Water purification system for the usage of the people The first program of Grama Shakthi People’s movement, which is a program conducted according to a concept of President Maithripala sirisena in order to eradicate poverty in the country, “Gama Handana gamana” program was held in the Puttalam district. Providing instant solutions for the development issues…

Sabaragamuwa Province Action Committee of Grama Shakthi People’s Movement will meet under patronage of President tomorrow

The Sabaragamuwa Province Action Committee of the Grama Shakthi People’s Movement will meet under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Ratnapura Provincial Council Auditorium, tomorrow (25). It is a project implemented in accordance with a concept of President Maithripala Sirisena to show the path to the people to escape the trap of dependency…

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