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PCoI report on Easter Sunday attacks handed over to Mahanayaka theros of Ramanna & Amarapura Nikayas

The copies of the final report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) to investigate and inquire into the Easter Sunday attacks have been handed over to Aggamahapandita Most Venerable Makulewe Wimala Mahanayake Thero  of the Ramanna Nikaya and to Most Venerable Gantune Assaji Thero ,  President of the Amarapura Sangha Council and Udarata Amarapura…

Two flying squadrons of Air Force honoured with Presidential Colour in recognition of their exceptional service to the nation…..

Nation’s tribute to Air Force heroes who made tremendous sacrifices to safeguard the unity of the Motherland Primary responsibility of Armed Forces including Air Force is to ensure national security -says President addressing Presidential Colour Awarding ceremony Two flying squadrons of the Air Force were honoured by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa with the award of the…

President & PM attend inauguration of Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute into a fully-fledged University

Ø  Seven new academic programmes Ø  350 students to be enrolled in  2021  The ceremony to mark the official launch of Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute into a fully-fledged University was held under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, at the BMICH, today (04). In 1929, Ayurveda Cakrawarti Pandith G.P. Wickramarachchi established the Gampaha Sidayurveda Vidyalaya…

Air Show kicks off under President’s patronage

The Air Show organized to mark the 70th Anniversary of the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF), commenced today (03) under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, in the skies above the Galle Face Green in Colombo. A contingent of Indian Air Force (IAF) participated in the event with aerobatics displays by Sarang Helicopter Air Display…

‘Skills Sri Lanka’ programme launched under President & Prime Minister’s patronage

It is the duty of the Govt. to make lives a success, irrespective of examination failures –          Says Prime Minister   President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa today (02) inaugurated the ‘Skills Sri Lanka’ programme designed under the theme ‘A Generation with Competencies’ at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) in Colombo. The…

PCoI report on Easter Sunday attacks handed over to Mahanayaka theros and Cardinal

A copy of the final report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) to investigate and inquire into the Easter Sunday attacks has been handed over to Most Venerable Thibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala Thero, Mahanayaka of the Malwatta Chapter and Most Venerable Warakagoda Sri Gnanarathana Thero, Mahanayaka of the Asgiriya Chapter. The report was handed over…

Two new Ministry Secretaries appointed

New Secretaries have been appointed to the Ministry of Agriculture and the State Ministry of Batik, Handloom Fabric & Local Apparel Products. Mr. M.B.R. Pushpakumara as the Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture and Mr. B.L.A.J.Dharmakeerthi as the Secretary to the State Ministry of Batik, Handloom Fabric & Local Apparel Products  received their letters of…

Call applications to end teacher shortage …

Identify suitable lands for cultivation in all areas on priority basis….                                     President instructs officials during the “Discussion with the Village” session Ø  Help farmers to get familiar with technology to increase their harvest.. Ø  Do not sabotage programs benefitting low-income earning families.. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has instructed the respective authorities to immediately call for applications to fill…

PCoI report on Easter Sunday attacks handed over to Attorney General…

The final report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) to investigate and inquire into the Easter Sunday attacks that was presented to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been handed over to Attorney General Dappula De Livera. The report was handed over by the Director General, Legal Affairs of the Presidential Secretariat Hariguptha Rohanadheera at the…