The Thai Ambassador to Sri Lanka Ms Chulamanee Chartsuwan promised President Maithripala Sirisena that the cooperation between the two countries will be implemented in the future with introduction of programs on using modern technology for the agricultural sector including introduction of the Post-Harvest Technology and getting water through artificial rainfall.
President Maithripala Sirisena says that he has instructed the Attorney General, the Director General of the Bribery Commission and other relevant officials to proceed with legal action based on the final report of the Bond Commission.
Street artists with outstanding talents will receive Presidential Awards from this year. Announcing this, President Maithripala Sirisena stated that the government will provide welfare and other possible assistance to the street artists.
The Indian Union Minister for Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad called on President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, yesterday (15th Jan.).
Secretary to the President Austin Fernando has informed today that copies of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry on Central Bank bond issue report will be handed over to the Parliament on 17th of this month.
Party Leaders yesterday in Parliament decided to formally write to President Maithripala Sirisena requesting for copies of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry report on the Bond issue and 34 reports of the PRECIFAC, which were handed over to the President recently.
Acting Secretary General of the Parliament, Neil Iddawela told NEWS.LK, the Government’s Official News Portal of Sri Lanka, that Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has summoned a special Parliamentary sitting on Wednesday (10th Jan.) at 10.30 a.m. on the request of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.