'Sanhindiyawai Sangrama Shakthiyai' cultural show to be held
'Sanhindiyawai Sangrama Shakthiyai', a cultural
festival reflecting reconciliation and coexistence will be staged at the
Independence Square on Wednesday (14th June). This was revealed at a
press briefing held in this regard at the Ministry with the
participation of Secretary to the Ministry of Defence Eng. Karunasena
Speaking at the media briefing, Secretary
Hettiarachchi said that like the previous year a cultural show was
planned to be held in May but due to all cultural troupes of the tri
forces, police and civil defence department being involved in the
International Vesak Day celebrations it was decided to conduct the
cultural show in June. Reconciliation, coexistence and development
through poverty alleviation will set the backdrop to this year's event.
The cultural festival will be held at the Independence
Square at 08.30 pm, tomorrow under the patronage of the President and
the presence of the Prime Minister.
Secretary to the Ministry of City Planning & Water
Supply Mr. Sarath Chandrasiri Vithana, Additional Secretary of the MoD
Mr. WA Kulasooriya and Military Liaison Officer Major General DAR Ranawaka
were also associated with the press briefing.