President Maithripala Sirisena joined in a Discussion Forum held at the Mahaweli National College of Education,Polgolla, organized to empower the school children in the Central Province under the Sustainable Schools programme, under the theme “ Soduru Lama Lowak-Surakshita Hetak”, today (19).
During this Discussion Forum organized by the Central Province Sustainable School Society, the school children were educated about their role in the process of the sustainable development. The President also provided answers for few questions raised by the children, explaining the Government’s vision on the sustainable development.
A special memento was presented to the President to mark his visit to the Mahaweli National College of Education in Polgolla.
Later, the President made an inspection tour to the Tamil College, Kengalla and inquired their education while engaged in a cordial discussion with them.
Minister of Education, Akila Viraj Kariyawasam, Chief Minister of the Central Province, Sarath Ekanayake and many others participated at this event.