Sri Lanka and Australia enjoy strong bilateral relations and the current state visit of President Maithripala Sirisena will give them quantum jump, says Sri Lankan High Commissioner in Australia Somasundaram Skandakumar.
The annual War Hero remembrance ceremony was held under the patronage of the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, President Maithripala Sirisena at the War Hero Cenotaph in Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte last evening (19th May).
The 28th International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) annual meeting between the representatives of the Navies of Sri Lanka and India was held onboard SLNS Sayura at the Indo-Sri Lanka Maritime Boundary Line off Kankasanthurai yesterday (19th May).
The National war heroes’ commemoration ceremony will be held today (19th May) evening at the war Heroes’ memorial near the parliament grounds under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
Troops of the Army are still engaged in the rescue operations at Wellawatte construction site, where a five-storeyed building collapsed yesterday (18th May) injuring more than 20 people, Military Spokesman Brigadier Roshan Senevirathne said News.lk a short while ago.