The Cabinet has decided to appoint a Ministerial Sub-Committee to define and to achieve the success in the vision of sustainable development goals of Sri Lanka for 2030. The Cabinet has taken this decision according to a memorandum submitted by President Maithripala Sirisena to the Cabinet.
A meeting between President Maithripala Sirisena and a group of representatives of the Political Bureau of the Lanka Sama Samaja Party (LSSP) held at the President’s Official Residence on Thursday (8th Dec.)
President Maithripala Sirisena declared the names of 19 Kandyan leaders as patriotic war heroes who fought at the Uva Wellassa rebellion in 1818 for the freedom of the Motherland by revoking the Gazette issued by English Governor Robert Brownrigg on 18th January, 1818 listing them as traitors.
The awards ceremony of the President’s Gold Cup Volleyball Championship – 2016 was held yesterday (Dec. 07) at the stadium of the National Youth Center in Maharagama, under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena.