“After being elected, the current government has taken several steps to provide welfare facilities and grant benefits to the war heroes throughout the last two years. With that the government will not be complacent and will continue to take every possible action for their welfare in the future too”, said President Maithripala Sirisena.
Time has come to restudy and rethink the characteristics of patriotic politicians like Sri Nissanka, in a country where today’s politicians misuse the state properties and resources, and only think of their comfort zone and running behind money, said President Maithripala Sirisena.
President Maithripala Sirisena visited the Colombo National Hospital yesterday (26th Feb.) to inquire into the wellbeing of Professor Carlo Fonseka, who was admitted to the Hospital due to a sudden illness.
“Similar to the way each country takes decisions in national levels on the illegal migrants, they should act internationally with other countries regarding this matter”, said President Maithripala Sirisena.
A delegation of the United States Congress called on President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (24th Feb.) at the President’s Official Residence and held discussions about the steps to be taken to further strengthen bilateral relations; The 8-mlember delegation is the largest ever US Congress Group to visit Sri Lanka and it included 4 from the Democratic Party and 4 from the Republican Party.