Thursday, 27 March 2014 - 19:31
Video: Present era of ongoing development will bring back the prosperity that existed in the ancient SL; President
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the present era of ongoing development will bring back the prosperity that existed in the ancient Sri Lanka.
Addressing a public gathering held at the Nedigamwila Ancient Temple in Hambantota today, he said that the government is committed to equally increase the material and social development.
The President also said that the government has been taking all necessary steps to produce a better future generation.
During the ceremony, the president handed over the credentials to the Uyanwatte Saddharama Thera of the Amarapura Saddhamma Yuktika Matara Maha Nikaya for his appointment as an Anu Nayake Thera.
The President also commended the service rendered by the Maha Sangha for the country and the nation.
Meanwhile the Bird Breeding and Research Center built at Naagarawewa in Hambantota was also opened by the President.