President Mahinda Rajapakse states that it is his aspiration to create a country where the future generation can live in peace, harmony and pride.
Speaking to a group of migrant Sri Lankan workers in Qatar the president noted that everyone should consider their part in the development of the country.
President Mahinda Rajapakse who is currently on an official tour of Qatar met with the workers last evening.
Over 150,000 Sri Lankan workers are currently employed in Qatar.
The president also informed the workers that the Emir of Qatar commended the discipline and quality of the Sri Lankan work force.
He added that Sri Lankan won such accolades through their abilities and dedication to their professions.
Meanwhile, President Rajapakse also toured two large-scale construction companies in Qatar namely the Qatar Diyar and the Pearl Qatar.