Elaborate arrangements for President’s swearing-in
Nov 4, 2010 8:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The Organizing Committee for the inauguration of President Mahinda Rajapaksa for a second term of Office has emphasized that the ceremony will be celebrated as a National event.
All posters, banners and cutouts connected with the event should have only the pictures of the President and no other individuals.
Committee Chairman Minister Ratnasiri Wickramanayaka added that this directive should be applied islandwide and that all posters, banners etc should not include names of other individuals or party colours. He impressed on the need to conduct celebrations in a manner befitting a National event. He said the President was elected for a second term with an overwhelming mandate and the inauguration ceremony will be an event which is important for everyone and not exclusively for a political party or a group of individuals.