As part of the Pacific Partnership - 2017, a wide range of community service and social responsibility projects are being implemented, centered in the Port of Hambantota in Sothern Province. In parallel with these initiatives, an awareness program on sea water purification and health clinic were held yesterday (9th March).
Sri Lanka Army troops attached to the Centre for Army Vocational Training (CAVT) at Saliyawewa facilitated to conduct a medical clinic for the benefit of the people living in 13 and 14 zones of the Rajanganaya southern sector on Tuesday (7th March).
As part of the revival of Sri Lanka’s historic arts and crafts, the country is now enlisting 40,000 school-goers across 225 schools to learn its time honoured traditions-and 10,000 students also trained on craft making, in a pioneering project by two top Cabinet Ministries.
Health Minister Rajitha Senarathen said that he, with the intention of reducing smoking would present a Cabinet Memorandum next week seeking the approval to draft rules to ban the sale of a single cigarette.