Addressing a media briefing at the Government Information Department Auditorium Mr. Senaviratne said the outcome of this discourse will be a creation of long term national development plan for Sri Lanka with the participation of whole society including all relevant sections.
Since this is a national exercise all leaders of country including former president, Leader of the Opposition and other leaders are invited the secretary said.
Describing the need of no bias development policy, Coordination Secretary to the President Siral Lakthilaka said that although Sri Lanka has gain Mid income status with $4000 per capita income, disparities are still remains with 53% of the population is living under the poverty line.
Additional Secretary to the President Jayantha Wijeratne, Prof. Mohan Munasinghe, Prof. Hemanthi Ranasinghe and the Director General of Government Information Attorney at Law. Sudarshana Gunawardena also participate in this event.