A musical extravaganza ‘Sannaliyane - Amarasara Jeewana Geththama’ organised by the Army Seva Vanitha Unit (ASVU) as a tribute to the country’s music maestro ‘Pandit W. D. amaradeva was held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium on Sunday (30). President Mahinda Rajapaksa graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
Former Chief Minister of Southern Province Shan Wijayalal De Silva tops the preferential votes list in the Galle District, Former Chief Minister who contested under the UPFA banner has obtained 95,860 preferential votes in the Galle District.
The Economic Development Ministry after harvesting the yields of 500,000 moringa oleifera plants, distributed them among people of different districts in the island under the Divi Neguma National programme. Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa on Saturday (29) examined the yields of this short murunga plant which President Mahinda Rajapaksa had planted at the Ministry of Finance and Planning premises in late 2012.