Administrative Districts of Kandy, Matale, Nuwara Eliya, Kilinochchi, Vavuniya, Kurunegala, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa
, Badulla, Monaragala, Ratnapura, Kegalle.
President made these comments at a function to hand over some facilities to the students in some schools in Polonnaruwa
. Under A Compassionate Maithri Governance A Sustainable Era Awakening Polonnaruwa
2016-2020 initiative in order to provide quality education many development facilities at schools were vested with students by the President.
President Maithripala Sirisena today instructed officials to ensure construction work on the China Sri Lanka Friendship Nephrology hospital in Polonnaruwa
is completed on time.
In Sri Lanka, two ancient cities have always been-unfairly-compared: Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa
. The former is the first capital of Ceylon, while the second became its immediate successor.
While addressing the International Family Health Services Day Ceremony held at Polonnaruwa
Royal College on Saturday, President Sirisena gave these pledges.
He also informed that a high-level experts' team would soon visit Sri Lanka to carry out feasibility report regarding establishment of dairy farm at Polonnaruwa
The book is about a passionately committed surgeon's life from student days, qualifying as a surgeon in England at his own expense, volunteering and serving in neglected and backward Polonnaruwa
, challenging war time service in Jaffna, and 'boring' peace time service in the Gampaha Hospital, (where ironically he had again to bring succour to victims of a of LTTE terrorist bomb near the Police station), National (General) and Sri Jayewardenepura hospitals.
Subsequently, expositions were held in Gampaha (May 25-26), Kurunegala (May 27-28), Kalutara (May 29-June 1st), Ratnapura (June 2-3), Galle (June 04-05), Matara (June 06-07), Hambantota (June 08-09), Moneragala (June 10-11), Badulla (June 12-13), Ampara (June 14-15), Polonnaruwa
(June 16-17), Anuradhapura (June 18-19) and Kandy (June 20-21).
Priyantha Sirisena, 42, suffered severe head injuries in his hometown of Polonnaruwa
, 215 kilometres (134 miles) north-east of the capital Colombo, police said.
He stressed that some 111,459 families in the districts of Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa
, Hambantota, Puttalam, Mannar, Vavuniya, Moneragala, and Ampara had been affected by the prolonged situation.
Angry paddy farmers blocked major roads in the Minneriya and Girithale areas in Sri Lanka's North Eastern Polonnaruwa
region last month, complaining the government had not released enough water for their rice to grow; they claimed they had lost 50,000 hectares of crops, or 1.75 million kg.
R M P Karunaratane, deputy director of the Polonnaruwa
Irrigation Department, admitted weak rainfall was partially to blame, but passed the buck to reservoir releases, claiming the water short age was caused when no water was released from the main reservoirs that feed the local reservoirs over which his office has control.