Deputy External Affairs Minister Neomal Perera told Parliament today (09) that Sri Lanka and Australia would work in accordance with the provisions of a bilateral agreement by the two nations with regard to Lankan illegal migrants.
Australia’s Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Scott Morrison called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Port of Colombo this morning following the ceremonial commissioning of the patrol boats that were gifted by the Australian Government to Sri Lanka.
The attention of the outside world has been drawn to our country's achievements like the construction of the massive road network, new harbours and airports. Therefore while being proud of our achievements, we should be ready to identify the strength of the country, said President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
The newly constructed Dharma Mandiraya and the two storeyed Sanghawasa at the Samadhi Buddhist Centre in Kotalawalapura, Ratmalana was bested with the Maha Sangha by President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday (07).
President Rajapaksa paid his last respects to well known businessman and Founder of Dasa Group of Companies late S.D.Gunadasa at his resident at Jawatta Road, Colombo on Monday (07). The President after paying his last respects extended his deepest sympathies to the family members.