President Maithripala Sirisena says that he cannot allow anyone to destroy the future of the children of the country. He further said that the act against ragging will be properly implemented and those who involved in ragging will be severely punished. He has decided to tighten laws to prevent granting bail as well.
Ms. Hanaa Singer, presented her credentials to His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, as the new United Nations Resident Coordinator and United Nations Development Programme Resident Representative, at his residence on Wednesday.
It is reported that the majority of the Joint Opposition (JO) are pressing Mahinda Rajapaksa to nominate Basil Rajapaksa as presidential candidate to contest at the next presidential election.
The Sri Lanka Navy - Indian Navy Joint exercise SLINEX-2018 will be held at Trincomalee from 07 -13 September 2018, the High Commission of India in Colombo said in a press release.
Joint Opposition’s protest led by Namal Rajapaksa ended about 12 am yesterday.