Archbishop of Colombo Rt. Rev. Dr. Malcolm Ranjith appreciates the President’s programme of developing the country through unity of multi religions.
The Archbishop expressed this view when Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne called on him to felicitate him on his appointment as a Cardinal by the Pontiff. He further said that there is a religious awakening that is being witnessed in the country. The Prime Minister said that the appointment of His Lordship Malcolm Ranjith as a Cardinal is an honour bestowed on the entire country. He emphasized that this was impetus to further solidify religious reconciliation within the country.