The newest wellness resort, ‘Abimansala 3’, at Pangolla for the lifelong care of 50 more dependent War Heroes of the North-Western Province, was ceremonially inaugurated by President, Mahinda Rajapaksa on Friday (25).
Under the 15th phase of the Api Venuwen Api project 125 houses built under the second stage in the Kurunegala district were distributed among 83 army, 27 navy and 15 air force personnel, on Friday (25).
Master Chef and Director of Mount Lavinia Hotel Dr Publis Silva presented few books written by him including the book titled "Raja Bojana of Sri Lanka" to President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday (24) at Temple Trees.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said it is difficult for him to take a decision alone to execute those who have been sentenced to death. “It is a matter close to the heart. And the decision should be made after discussions in the cabinet”, the President said.
“We cannot allow unlawful activities by any religious group and I have discussed this issue with the IGP and instructed him to set up a special unit to deal with such incidents,” President Mahinda Rajapaksa said.
S. Thavarajah, who led the UPFA team at the last Northern Provincial Council Elections was sworn in as a Member of the Northern Provincial Council (NPC) before the President at Temple Tress yesterday (23).
During a meeting with President Mahinda Rajapaksa Monday (April 21) evening at Temple Trees Special Envoy and former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea Yu Myung-hwan said, “Sri Lanka has achieved a lot” since the war ended.