Video: President says that a strong future generation should be built
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that a strong future generation should be built to hand over the country.
After ending terrorism while building a peaceful environment the country is in the process of progressing towards Development.
The President points out that along with this development, a strong future generation is necessary to take the country forward.
Students who participated and were victorious at the International Mathematics and Science Olympiad met the President at Temple Trees last afternoon.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa expressed the above view when he participated in this occasion.
Twelve students from the Science category and nine from the Mathematics category participated in the Olympiad representing Sri Lanka.
While the students bagged four gold medals, five silver medals and three bronze medals in the science category they were able to win two silver medals and five bronze medals in the Mathematics category.
The Presidential Media Division said that while these competitions were held recently at the Alphonsu city in the Philippines, students representing India, China, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand had participated in the Olympiad.