Category: Speeches

Hatton Dickoya Base Hospital vested with public by Indian Prime Minister

The Hatton Dickoya Base Hospital, which was built on a Rs. 1,200 million fund from the Indian government, vested with the public by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today (12). The three-story  hospital building comprises a 150-bed ward complex, Medical Equipment Unit, Out Patient Department, Specialist Center, Intensive Care Unit, Maternity Ward, Emergency Treatment…

Celebration of International Day of Vesak under the patronage of India Premier

“Determination of everybody on this celebration of International Day of Vesak should be building of a society with equivalence and justice, by through lighting a lamp of illumination to dispel darkness”, says Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Indian Premier was speaking at the main ceremony of the United Nations’ International Day of Vesak held…

State Vesak Festival under President’s patronage

President Maithripala Sirisena says, in this Vesak season, everybody should determine to move forward as citizens in Sri Lanka where altruism exists instead of egoism. The President was speaking at the ceremony of International Day of Vesak – 2017, today (May 09) at the Vattarama Arahaththa Maliyadewa Temple in Kegalle. He pointed out that the…

President says it is regrettable that some people resort to strikes when steps have been taken to solve SAITM issue

President Maithripala Sirisena said it is highly regrettable that some people due to their political agendas have resorted to strikes when steps have been taken to solve SAITM issue. Speaking at a function in Anuradhapura today (May 5), he urged the medical students not to be political paws and to complete their medical education successfully…

Guidance given by spiritual leaders important in finding solutions for global issues – President

President Maithripala Sirisena says the guidance given by the spiritual leaders are very important in finding solutions for the current issues in world. The President made these remarks at the inauguration ceremony of the international seminar, organized by Sri Lanka Islamic Center. The opening session of the seminar was held today (April 27) at the…

The President says the youth of the country empowered to get connected with the export trade using cutting edge technology.

President says that youth of the country have been empowered to get connected with the export trade using the mobile phone and internet, at present, instead of mere traditional agriculture. The President said that a complete array of organizations is in the operation to provide loan facilities and guidance for them to embark such initiatives…

The National Auth Sahal Mangalya held at the premises of historical Jaya SrI Maha Bodhiya under the patronage of the President.

• President pledges to fulfill the expectations of the farmers as famer the President of the country. • President assures money will be deposited to bank accounts of drought victims before Sinhala Hindu New Year dawn. The National Auth Sahal Mangalya which is known to be most venerated agricultural ritual of Sinhalese was held under…

The statement of the President at the adjournment condolence motion on former Prime Minister late Hon. Ratnasiri Wickremanayake was taken up to the debate in the parliament

I am thankful for giving this opportunity for me to speak about the Former Prime Minister late Hon. Ratnasiri Wickremanayake who was committed to establish noble qualities of politics, for instance, integrity, cleanliness, humanitarianism, elimination of corruption and fraud; an exemplary leader in the country’s political arena who was adhered to strong democratic values. Many…

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