Category: Speeches

Awareness program on women’s representation at Local Government bodies held under President’s patronage

The program “Eyata Balayak – Ratata Venasak” to raise awareness about the women’s representation at the Local Government Election was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena today (Nov. 14). “Though the women’s representation in the government service is at a proper level it is a critical issue that there is a shortage of…

Prof. Gunapala Malalasekera who took Sri Lankan pride to world forum was an outstanding personality of the era –President

Professor Gunapala Malalasekera Commemorative Ceremony was held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the BMICH, today (14). The President said that Professor Gunapala Malalasekera was an exemplary character for the members of the diplomatic missions including the present Ambassadors. He also recalled the commitment made by Mr. Gunapala Malalasekera to carry forward the…

Whatever the allegation is made, my commitment is to eliminate fraud & corruption

Bond Commission appointed to fulfill pledge of Good Governance – President President Maithripala Sirisena says even though, few people in the government leveled allegations and criticisms against him for appointing the Bond Commission, he appointed the Commission to fulfill the pledge given by him to the people to eradicate fraud and corruption from the country,…

Great October Revolution gives a valuable lesson about common man’s fighting spirit – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the great October Revolution gives us a valuable lesson about common man’s fighting spirit. President Maithripala Sirisena graced the special ceremony organized by Sri Lanka Communist Party to mark 100th anniversary of the Great October Revolution. The centenary ceremony was held today (Nov. 07) at Nelum Pokuna Theatre. The October Revolution (Russian officially…

International goodwill will be used to build a better future for children – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the government uses the international assistance for Sri Lanka, gained through a good and friendly foreign policy for the development of the country and to build a better future for the children. The President made these remarks at the ceremony to open the new Administrative Unit of Deiyandara National School in…

Govt will take every action to boost local dairy farmers – President

“The government will not allow the foreign milk powder companies to invade the country and would take every possible action to boost the local dairy farmers”, says President Maithripala Sirisena. The President was addressing a public meeting held in Aralaganwila, Polonnaruwa today (Nov. 05). “The government will grant subsidies for milk powder for infants while…

Govt. has implemented transparent development process across the country – President

Several development projects in Elahera-Bakamuna area vested with public and students Today, many development projects have been implemented island wide allocating a huge amount of money, and the present government also committed to ensure maximum transparency when implementing those development projects, President Maithripala Sirisena said. He made these remarks participating in a ceremony to open…

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