Month: October 2018

It is the responsibility of all to protect the future generation of the country- President

President Maithripala Sirisena emphasized that all responsible parties must pay serious attention to the challenges faced by children in today’s society, in the same manner we talk about the rights and privileges of the children on World Children’s Day. He made these remarks participating in the Annual Prize Giving ceremony of the Rewatha National School…

‘Sri Somanandha’ building at Sudharmarama Temple in Thalawathugoda presented to the Mahasangha under President’s patronage

The ceremony of presenting the newly built ‘Sri Somanandha’ three storied building at the Sudharmarama Temple in Thalawathugoda to the Mahasangha was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena, today (30). The building comprises of a Dharamshala, a library and a Sangawasaya and has been built with the financial donation of the Viharastha Dayakasabhawa…

A walk to eradicate physical torture from the school system by 2020

The walk, “A walk for real change”, organized to completely eradicate physical torture from the school system by 2020 started from the Independence Square, Colombo today (30).President Maithripala Sirisena participated in this event as the Chief Guest. Over 131 countries, including Sri Lanka has taken action globally against child abuse and torture based on its…

President returns after successful tour to USA

President Maithripala Sirisena returned to the country today (30) after successfully concluding his visit to New York, USA where he attended the 73rd sessions of the UN General Assembly. The President left for New York, US to attend the 73rd General Assembly of the UN on September 23. This was the fourth time that President…

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