As the Sinhala and Hindu New Year season loomed closer, top Ministers in charge of economy and trade jointly stepped out to the marketplace yesterday (7th April), quelled consumer market fears and debunked speculations of any looming shortages. They also promptly re-assured the Lankan consumers of uninterrupted food, commodity and essential supplies during the forthcoming New Year season.
Commander of the Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne, who is currently visiting Brazil, as an invitee at the Latin America Aerospace and Defence (LAAD – 2017) exhibition called on the Brazilian Navy Commander, Admiral Eduardo Leal Ferreira in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday (4th April).
The cremation of Mahanayaka of the Amarapura Nikaya most Ven. Aggamaha Pandita Davuldena Gnanissara Thero will be held today (6th April) with full state honours under the instructions of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at Independence square.
The Government’s Official News Portal of Sri Lanka ‘www.news.lk’ and the official website of Department of Government Information ‘www.dgi.gov.lk’ clinched a Silver award and a Bronze award respectively at the ‘BESTWEB.LK’ annual web-based awarding competition.