The 45 Leagues out of 47 has not only condemned the legal actions taken by some people against the President of FFSL and the Administration but also has pledged their fullest corporation to the President of Football Federation of Sri Lanka through a signed letter addressed to the FFSL.
First Lady Madam Shiranthi Wickramasinghe Rajapaksa inaugurated a series of events organized by the Permanent Delegation of Sri Lanka to UNESCO and the Embassy of Sri Lanka in France to commemorate Vesak at UNESCO in Paris under the theme of ‘Interfaith and Intercultural Awareness towards Peace’. Among the distinguished guests present were Mr Lalith Weeratunga, Secretary to the President, Ven. Prof. Kumburugamuwe Vajira Thero, Chancellor of the University of Sabaragamuwa, His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith, Archbishop of Colombo, Rev. Laksumikantham I. J. Kurukkal, Al Haj De Ash-Shaikk As-Seyed Hassan Moulana Al-Quadiri, Chief Priest of the Colombo Dewatagaha Masjid. Ven. Dr. Bodagama Chandima Thero, International Affairs Advisor to the President and a large number of Buddhist priests from around the world also participated in the events.