“It is the responsibility of adults to protect the children’s world while preventing harm to them,” President Maithripala Sirisena pointed out this while emphasizing the need to introduce a national policy without any hesitation, towards the protection and well-being of the children.
The agreement of sponsorship pertaining to the construction of houses for the Aranayake landslide victims was signed yesterday (16th Nov.). The foundation laying ceremony of the 'Senehase Siyapatha' housing scheme was held at Vasanthagama in Aranayaka recently (29th October).
The 53rd anniversary of Small and Medium Industries Board and 10th Industrial Excellence Awards ceremony was held yesterday (16th Nov.) under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at Waters Edge Hotel in Battaramulla.
President Maithripala Sirisena said that the use of freedom and democracy in the country, to achieve narrow political gains or to spread racism and religious differences, is an obstacle to the future development of the country.
The motorcycle gang called ‘Aava’ functioning in North is not operated by military forces and further investigations are carried out in that regard, said State Minister of Defense Ruwan Wijayawardhane.
Having taken over the Onboard Security Team Operations (OBST) from Avant Garde Maritime Services Ltd since 13th November 2015, the Sri Lanka Navy was able to earn Rs. 2.33 Billion for the Government of Sri Lanka to date.