Monday, 07 April 2014 - 19:31
Fake national unity programs unnecessary; says President : Video
President Mahinda Rajapaksa stressed today that the people of this country rich of humanitarian feelings therefore no fake national unity program would bear fruit in the country.
Joining the Convention for National Unity held in Colombo today, he said Sri Lankans accepted heartfelt religious harmony a thousand years ago even before those who lecturer us today.
The President stated that people of this country showcased their national unity robustly after the Sri Lankan team won the ICC T20 World Cup last night.
He also said that people should realize the true obstacles that stand in the way of building national unity.
During the ceremony, Minister Wasudeva Nanayakkara presented the People’s Charter for National Unity prepared by his ministry to the President.