Month: November 2018

All public servants are obliged with the responsibilities of preventing any downfall of the public services

Due to the current political crisis  in the country the lives of the people should not be  inconvenienced at any level, said the President.Maithripala Sirisena. President made a request to all public servants to oblige with the responsibilities  of evading any down fall in the public services. President  Sirisena made this request addressing the ceremony…

The doors of Moraghakanda Reservoir were opened today

The Morgahakanda reservoir of Moragahakanda- Kalugaga project which is the largest muti- purpose development project built for after four decades in Sri Lanka has reached its level of overflow and the sluice gates of the reservoir were opened today. President Maithripala Sirisena participated in the event and engaged in an observational visit in the reservoir…

The slice gates of Moraghakanda Reservoir opens tomorrow

President Maithripala Sirisena will open sluice gates of what will be the largest multi-purpose reservoir development project in the country, the Moragahakanda-Kaluganga Project this morning (Nov.30). The water level of Moragahakands reservoir has reached almost to the brim. The President is due to conduct an inspection tour of Moragahakanda-Kaluganga Project after the opening of the…

Report of the Special Presidential Commission to review public sector salaries was presented to the President

The report of the Special Presidential Commission to review Public Sector Salaries was handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, today (28). The Chairman of the Commission Mr. S. Ranugge presented the report to the President and other members of the Commission also presented on this occasion. The President appointed this Special…

The inaugural session of the Information technology exhibition of the International Conference held to mark the 75thAnniversary Signals Corps of Sri Lanka Army under President’s patronage

The inaugural session of the Information technology exhibition of the International Conference held to mark the 75th Anniversary Sri Lanka Signals Corps of Sri Lanka Army under the President’s patronage was held at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) today (28). This International conference with an Information technology exhibition is being held under the theme, “Eternal…

President instructs to implement a speedy procedure to control crimes, underworld activities & drug smuggling

President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to the relevant authorities on the implementation of a speedy procedure with stringent rules to control crimes, drug smuggling and the underworld activities. The President also stressed the need of vesting necessary powers on the relevant authorities by expediting the essential legal reforms in this regard. President Maithripala Sirisena…

President made financial donation to Moratuwa University students who produce electric-powered racing car

President Maithripala Sirisena donated six million rupees to utilize for the future innovation works of the electric-powered racing car, produced by a group of students at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Moratuwa at the Presidential Secretariat, today (27). The students produced this car to enter the Formula Student 2019 event. The Formula Student Competition…

State Council of China meets NEC

Representatives of China’s Council of the People’s Republic of China met with National Economic Council of Sri Lanka on last Friday, Nov 23rd  at the Presidential Secretariat to explore how China and Sri Lanka could increase development cooperation further. The State Council is the chief administrative authority of the People’s Republic of China. The State…

5th International Conference of International Association of Theravada Buddhist Universities commenced under President’s patronage

The inauguration ceremony of the 5th International Conference of the International Association of Theravada Buddhist Universities (IATBU) was commenced under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena in Colombo, today (27). The Conference is organized by the International Association of Theravada Buddhist Universities once in every two years with the aim of strengthening the religious and…

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