Based on eschatological accounts of the Mayan calendar it is believed that Armageddon would occur in 2012.
But according to a recently discovered version of the Mayan calendar the possibility of the world ending within the course of the foreseeable future has been ruled out.
Accordingly the end of the world is surmised to take place somewhere in the year 2300.
However against such a backdrop General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Maithreepala Sirisena states that upon reflecting on the occurrences which take place on a global as well as local scale, the imminence of this phenomenon has become quite evident to him.
This boding revelation by Minister Maithreepala Sirisena came during a function which was organized by the Ministry of Disaster Management, held in Polonnaruwa.
Speaking further the minister also had this to say.