Ready to strengthen the farming community, minimising natural disasters; President.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that steps should be taken to strengthen the farming community by minimizing the disasters caused by nature.
The President said so while participating at the Kurunegala special District Development Committee meeting yesterday.
Meanwhile President Mahinda Rajapaksa participated in the International Boy Scout Jamboree organized in view of the Colombo District Boy Scout Association centenary yesterday.
More than 3000 boy scouts representing 30 countries participated in this camp held under the theme ‘Good bye’ at the Maadampey Dummalasooriya ‘Vaigro’ camp premises.
On this occasion President Mahinda Rajapaksa was received by Jamboree chairman Janaprith Fernando.
At the event the President also accorded the boy scout guard of honour.
Subsequently the President also participated in a cultural presentation representing all countries.