FM says “Government will cover all recurrent expenditure on its own”

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Finance and Mass Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera challenged Kurunegala District MP, Mahinda Rajapaksa to a public debate on the country’s current debt and economic situation.The minister who completed one year since taking over the ministry said he won’t bring up the corruption and other crimes.“As a former Finance Minister himself, he should be able to debate this with me.

"FM says “Government will cover all recurrent expenditure on its own”"

Historic ‘Aaloka Pooja’ at Kelaniya sets to kindle 28,619 lamps for Commemoration of Fallen War Heroes

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Parallel arrangements have been finalized by the Army with the cooperation of sister services, Police and Civil Security Department to commemorate all fallen War Heroes who laid their precious lives against LTTE terrorism in a fitting mega ‘Aaloka Pooja’ (lighting) ceremony at Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya on Saturday (19) evening to coincide with the main ceremony on National War Heroes’ Day (May 19) at Battaramulla.

"Historic ‘Aaloka Pooja’ at Kelaniya sets to kindle 28,619 lamps for Commemoration of Fallen War Heroes"