Category: Special

Special action plan to implement recommendations of CB Bond Commission

President Maithripala Sirisena held a high powered meeting on January 17 to examine the steps required for early implementation of the recommendations made by the Presidential Commission on Central Bank Bond and PRECIFAC reports. The Attorney General, Central Bank Governor, Commission to Investigation Allegations of Bribery or Corruption Director General and senior lawyers participated in…

Russian ROSATOM delegation met with President

The delegates of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation (ROSATOM) called on President Maithripala Sirisena at the Official Residence of the President, today (17). Five member delegation including its Deputy Chief Executive Officer of ROSATOM for International Relations Nikolay Spasskiy, participated in this meeting. The delegation arrived in the country with the aim of granting…

Indian minister Ravi Shankar Prasad calls on President.

The Indian Union Minister for Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad called on President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, yesterday (15). A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad is a lawyer representing the state of Bihar as a Member of Parliament and the pioneer of Project…

Special Announcement

Two different views have been expressed in legal, civil and political circles about the duration of the term of Presidency after the enactment of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. In order to dispel this confusion, the President has sought the opinion of the Supreme Court regarding the actual term of office. According to the…

Moragahakanda – Kalu Ganga development project is a strong foundation to build a prosperous country in future- President

Moragahakanda Reservoir named in honour of Civil Engineer A. N. S. Kulasinghe ‘With the completion of the Moragahakanda – Kalu Ganga development project a significant transformation will take place in the culture of farming community of the country as well as  a great strengthen to the national economy will be added through this development project’, said…

President vests Moragahakanda Mega Irrigation Project with the nation

President Maithripala Sirisena vested the Moragahakanda Development Project with the nation, today (08).  The Moragahakanda-Kalu Ganga Irrigation Development Project can be considered as the 21st century’s irrigational wonder of Sri Lanka which ends the sorrowful tears of farmers in Rajarata by providing solutions for their agricultural and drinking water issues.   In the completion of Moragahakanda…

Moragahakanda: Largest reservoir at work from tomorrow

Sri Lanka, primarily an agricultural nation, marks a significant milestone tomorrow (January 8) when the waters of the last but biggest reservoir of the multipurpose Mahaweli Project at Moragahakanda opens its sluice gates to irrigate parched dry lands in faraway Vanni in the Northern Province on one side and Rajarata, Wayamba, Central and Eastern Provinces on the…

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