New technology needed to reach higher levels - Sports Minister
Nov 25, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage assumed duties at the Sports Ministry yesterday and met the staff of the Ministry. He was given a grand welcome by the ministry staff on his arrival.
Minister Aluthgamage later addressed the media men at the ministry auditorium. The Minster said that he was given a challenging task, and is prepared to take the challenge to promote sports in the country. The President who is a keen follower of sports want the country to produce international level sportsmen and women to bring glory to the country.
In the Sri Lanka achieved success at international level and our sporting stars put Sri Lanka on the world map. "This they achieved through their talent. But today it is not possible to achieve the same success. It is because other countries add modern technology to talented sportsmen and women and with it they have reached higher levels in their respective disciplines.
We in Sri Lanka now have to add new this technology to our talent if we are to compete alongside these superior competitors from other countries.