A cash donation by the Bangladesh Government to assist the victims of recent flood and landslides in Sri Lanka was officially handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, today (20th June). Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina declared the cash donation.
The House Democracy Partnership (HDP) of the United States Congress welcomed members of parliament of four HDP partner countries, including Sri Lanka for an exchange program in the second week of June.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday assured that all schools affected by the recent flooding would be upgraded with facilities and infrastructure which the schools did not possess, prior to the disaster.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe participated the event to distribute school equipment to the students of the flood affected Pallegama Central College in Deniyaya by the students of the Royal College, Colombo yesterday (17th June).