Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that Russia will commit to provide more benefits to Sri Lankans in the field of bilateral economic relations between two countries. President Maithripala Sirisena’s visit to Russia is a beginning of a new chapter in bilateral relations between the two countries, he further said.
President Maithripala Sirisena said his objective is a continuation of strong friendship with Russia for the coming century while opening a new page of sixty years long Russia-Sri Lanka bilateral relations.
Government of India donated eight water bowsers to supply water to the people in drought affected areas. Donations were officially handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, yesterday (21st March).
The Investiture Ceremony of conferring National Honors on distinguished personalities, who rendered a noble service to the country and its advancement was held yesterday (20th March) at Nelum Pokuna Theater, under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena.