Maithripala affirms commitment to human rights

MaithripalaPresident Maithripala Sirisena says Sri Lanka is in a leading position among the countries which are committed to safeguard freedom, democracy and human rights in 2015.

He said UN Secretary General Ban Ki–moon affirmed that in an international summit.

The President was speaking at a ceremony held at Buddhi Mandapa in Polonnaruwa today. This ceremony was organized to extend the President’s congratulations to the people of Polonnaruwa.

“When we look back the last year we have made lots of achievements during that year as Sri Lankans”, the President said.

“Every State leader who had been elected has accomplished their missions for each era during their period in power. I will fulfill my responsibility of building our motherland to a great state in the world during the time of my Presidency”, he said.

A poem book written by the former principal of Polonnaruwa Royal College was presented to the President at this occasion.

The Maha sanga including Ven. Athuraliye Ratana Thero, other religious leaders and political representatives of Polonnaruwa District participated in this ceremony. (Colombo Gazette)


  1. This is Spring for the caliphate Muslim world.31/12/2015

    A Facebook Inc.-backed service that offered free, limited access to the Internet in Egypt has been shut down, a spokeswoman said.
    Egypt and its terrorist Nasser Pan-Arab lured Sirimavo and the lefties to follow – out with the western buyer.out with the sterling companies.- But lanka cannot do without EU the main buyer even today not Arabs (Their Oil is finishing in 7 years) USA is biggest exporter in the world.

  2. Handing over the lands cleared by armed forces is not ‘protecting human rights’. You need to ask people what the correct way to do this but not following ‘Tiger instructions coming through UN’. Countries such as America and England still have many human right abuses in large scale, although they get protection in UN. Many Tamil people in Sri Lanka and abroad are acting as enemies of Sri Lanka spreading wrong information to damage the country. First of all you need to stop these activities before talking about ‘surrendering to terrorists’

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