Category: Messages

‘One of my main expectations is to save innocent people from kidney disease’ – President on World Kidney Day

  “When I was the Minister of Health one of my prime expectations was to save the innocent people from the chronic kidney disease, which has been a huge social tragedy and I made many efforts in this regard” issuing a message to mark the World Kidney Day President Maithripala Sirisena stated. Following my appointment…

Women can be empowered only through providing them developed educational & vocational competency – President

“The women can be empowered only through providing them a developed educational and vocational competency helping them to attain secured jobs and removing the legal and social barriers that prevents them from reaching positions of social leadership”, says President Maithripala Sirisena. Issuing a message for International Women’s Day, he stated that the women in Sri…

‘Maha Shiva Rathri’ helps enhance spiritual discipline & continue materiel life in a righteous manner – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the ‘Maha Shiva Rathri’ which is celebrated by the Hindus world over enhances the spiritual discipline and continues the materiel life in a righteous manner with the divine blessing. Issuing a message on Maha Shiva Rathri, he added that the rituals performed by Hindu devotees on this day symbolize their wish…

Let us dedicate ourselves to provide a truly ethical, virtuous, wise & equitable service to all – President

As we commemorate independence, let us dedicate ourselves to provide a truly ethical, virtuous, wise and equitable service to all. Let us pledge to consolidate on peace and freedom achieved and build this future for our land and people, stated President Maithripala Sirisena in his Independence Day message. As we celebrate the gaining of Independence,…

‘Madina Charter’ by Prophet Muhammad, a source for answers to many of today’s questions – President

“In today’s globalized world, the ‘Madina Charter’, written and promulgated by Prophet Muhammad for the pluralistic society can be a source for answers to many of today’s questions, presenting approaches to solving and preventing conflicts between groups based on differences in culture and belief”, says President Maithripala Sirisena. Issuing of a message on the occasion…

President’s birthday greetings to Pope Francis

President Maithripala Sirisena conveyed best wishes to Pope Francis who celebrates 79th birthday today (December 17). In a birthday greeting message, President expressed deep appreciation for the efforts of His Holiness to promote cooperation and dialogue and his moral leadership.  “The Blessings of Your Holiness are a great strength for Sri Lanka’s path towards national…

President congratulates Aung San Suu Kyi

President Maithripala Sirisena congratulated the leader of the National League for Democracy, Aung San Suu Kyi on her historic landslide victory in the elections. The President also referred to her fearless campaigning for democracy in Myanmar for decades. The bilateral, religious, cultural and trade relations between our two countries are existing for over hundreds of…

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