Month: January 2019

The students who have performed well at 2018 Advanced Level examinations in Polonnaruwa district meet the President

The   students who have performed well at the 2018 Advanced Level examinations in Polonnaruwa district meet the President at the President’s office today ( 31). Among those students were, Dilum Poornaka Shrinath of Polonnaruwa Royal Central College who became the first in the Biology stream in the Polonnaruwa district, Manushi Ridmika Madurangi of Thopawewa Central…

Responsibility for environmental conservation will not be underestimated – President

Even though modern day development is shaped by the technical and concrete exposures which leave behind Stress, diseases and deaths, a sustainable existence of the environment will be aspired by the entire world, President Maithripala Sirisena said. Further, he added that twenty -twenty five years ago, many state leaders, politicians, scholars, and professionals showed no…

Those who deplore the drug eradication program are the people involved in drug trafficking – President  

A special program has been launched with the help of universities to save youth from illicit drugs President Maithripala Sirisena said that the people involved in the drug trafficking are deploring the program of drug prevention. Whatever the guise they use, it is clear that the people who try to ridicule the drug eradication programs…

A system is needed to take the knowledge & skills of traditional artistes to the future generations – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says that a system needs to take forward the knowledge and skills of traditional artistes in rural areas to the future generation without leaving room for such heritages to vanish with the those skills with their demise. Addressing the State ‘Kalabushana’ Awards Ceremony held at the Nelum Pokuna Theatre, today (29), the…

Mathin Nidahas Ratak the Matara District Conference tomorrow

The Matara district national program on  drug prevention program conducted under the instructions and guidance of  President Maithripala Sirisena under the theme Mathin Nidahas Ratak will be held at Sanath Jayasooriya stadium tommorrow (30). A series of programs regarding eradicating drugs was conducted since last Octomber in Matara district. Under that all the 650 Grama…

President provides financial assistance to Samindya Devindi, a hearing-impaired child, for her future art-work activities

President Maithripala Sirisena donated Rs. one million to Samindya Devindi, a 17 year old hearing-impaired child, to utilize to further enhance her artistic talents, at the Presidential Secretariat, today (29). The President recently opened the ‘Manas Seya’ (Images in the mind) Solo Art Exhibition held at the Faculty of Visual Art, Horton Place, Colombo 7…

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