Day: Friday November 15th, 2019

SPECIAL PRESS RELEASE

  The facilities have been strengthened throughout the country for the citizens to exercise their franchise freely at the Presidential Election 2019 to be held on November 16th, 2019. As per instructions by His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena Police and armed forces have taken measures to ensure a free and fair election and the…

SAARC award for Sudath

Veteran photo-journalist J Sudath Silva, President’s Media (Photography) Director has been awarded South Asia Best Political Photography Award 2019 by South Asian Partnership Summit Excellent Awards 2019. The award was presented to Sudath by President Maithripala Sirisena at the Awards Function held at Hilton Hotel in Colombo on November 14.  Sudath Silva has a proud…

Presidential Secretariat sealed the first place of the Public Sector – Inter Department category at the National Productivity Awards Ceremony earlier this year and the winners of the Productivity Awards within the Presidential Secretariat were handed their awards by the President Maithripala Sirisena today (14) at the President’s Office. National Productivity Secretariat organized this event…

President was successful in establishing a new political culture – Secy. to President

President Maithripala Sirisena was successful in establishing a new political culture in the country by taking steadfast and bold decisions to eliminate bribery and corruption from the government mechanism, Secretary to the President Udaya R. Seneviratne said. The Secretary made these comments at a ceremony organized by the President’s staff to felicitate the service of…

President donates funds for the welfare of twins

A new lottery was introduced for the benefit of children President Maithripala Sirisena donated funds for 69 families with twins, triplets and  quintuplets at the President’s House, today (14). Donations of Rs 1mn, Rs 2mn and Rs 2.5mn were distributed among those families for the future welfare of these children. A programme was implemented under…

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