Government played the most pivotal part in forwarding the nations health care system; President.

Sunday, 20 January 2013 - 20:01


President Mahinda Rajapaksa states that it was his government that played the most pivotal part in forwarding the nations health care system into new horizons.


Speaking further President Rajapaksa noted that the current government was spending considerable amounts of funds on behalf of the education as well as health care sectors.


President Rajapaksa's comments came during the inaugural ceremony which was held to inaugurate the renovation of the Nuwara Eliya hospital which is being carried out at an estimated cost of 6686 million rupees.


Expressing his views further president Rajapaksa noted that subsequent to his government taking over the reigns of the country in 2005, estate hospitals which were in a decrepit state were acquired by the central government, there by providing a qualitative health service to the estate community.


Moreover President Mahinda Rajapaksa toured the Nuwara Eliya town this morning while engaging in cordial discussions with the area residents.

Travel restrictions imposed due to covid -19 in Rajanganaya
Monday, 13 July 2020 - 18:20

The Director General of Health Services, Dr. Anil Jasinghe states that due to the spread of coronaviruses, the movement of the Rajanganaya Yaya 01, 03... Read More

President admires a tubeless stethoscope created by A/L student (Video)
Monday, 13 July 2020 - 18:55

An A/L student of the Trinity College, Kandy presented his creation, a tubeless stethoscope to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today(July 13). During his... Read More

14 more persons confirmed for Covid -19: SL Country total increases to 2,631
Monday, 13 July 2020 - 17:51

14 more persons have tested positive for Covid-19 (new coronavirus) infection. The country total has increased to 2,631 according to the latest information... Read More