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Join hands to defeat COVID-19 pandemic - Ruwan

UNP Deputy Leader Ruwan Wijewardene said that all should shed their petty differences and join hands to defeat the COVID-19 pandemic.

“The time has come for us to think of our responsibility without being divided. He said that every citizen has a responsibility to act in a manner that would help free the country from the pandemic.

Wijewardene was speaking at the opening of the Ranweta around the Samudra Raja Maha Viharaya Bo tree at Wadduwa on Saturday.

Chief Incumbent of the temple and former Principal of Wadduwa Dharmapala Vidyalaya, Most Ven. Bopitiye Dhammissara Thera was present.

Former Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said that the whole country is affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Former Parliamentarian Mervin Silva said that we can come over the COVID-19, if we act in a responsible manner.

Former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake, Arjuna Ranatunga and several UNP Provincial politicians were also present.