Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Former+Prime+Minister+Rathnasiri+Wickramanayaka+bids+farewell+to+the+Nation+today+
Saturday, 31 December 2016 - 8:30
Former Prime Minister Rathnasiri Wickramanayaka bids farewell to the Nation today
53

Shares
6,436

Views
The funeral of late, former Prime Minister Rathnasiri Wickremanayake will be held under the State Patronage today at the Horana Public grounds from 1.30PM onwards.

Rathnasiri Wickremanayake died at a private hospital in Colombo after a brief illness on the 27th.

Born on the 5th of May 1933, Late Wickremanayake received his education at the Millewa Primary School, Dharmapala Vidyalaya, Pannipitiya, Hartley College, Point Pedro and Ananda College, Colombo.

He studied law in the United Kingdom and during his time there he was elected president of the Ceylon Students' Association in the United Kingdom.

Rathnasiri Wickremenayaka was the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka from 2000 to 2001 and again from 2005 to 2010, and also held several key Ministerial posts.

Meanwhile, the Police stated that a special Traffic Plan will be in place in the vicinity of the Horana Public Grounds.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,399 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
13,260 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
9,563 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
25,552 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
119 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
59,906 Views
Top