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President unveils portrait of H. Sri Nissanka at SLFP HQ

President Maithripala Sirisena unveiling the portrait of H. Sri Nissanka. Picture by President’s Media Division.
President Maithripala Sirisena unveiling the portrait of H. Sri Nissanka. Picture by President’s Media Division.

A portrait of Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) founder-member H. Sri Nissanka Q.C., was unveiled at the SLFP headquarters in Colombo, by President Maithripala Sirisena, yesterday. The President, thereafter, paid a floral tribute before the portrait. The commemoration ceremony of late H. Sri Nissanka, a distinguished leader who was dedicated to achieving national hopes and aspirations, falls on February 26, every year.

After the unveiling ceremony, President Sirisena chaired a meeting of the Galle District SLFP Balamandalaya, which was held under the party reorganisation programme. SLFP General Secretary Parliamentarian Dayasiri Jayasekara, Senior Vice-President and former Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva, former Minister Mahinda Amaraweera, Southern Province Chief Minister Shan Wijeyalal de Silva and members of the family of late Sri Nissanka, including Amal Karunaratne, as well as Avanthi Karunaratne, were also present at the event. 


 

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