Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne has said that a strong and proud nation will be moulded by unifying the entire nation.
The Prime Minster said that if the President’s programme is carried out successfully Sri Lanka would become one of the developed nations in the world. The World Bank has identified the programmes carried out in the country as successful. He said that the children should also be strengthened to serve the nation.
The Prime Minister was addressing a function to present the Act of Appointment to the Ven. Walpola Sarananda thera as the Sanganayaka of the Ihala-Dolos-patthuwa in the Wayamba Province. Deputy Ministers T.B. Ekanayake and Jayaratne Herath were among those who participated in the occasion.