Youth Parliament meets in January
Nov 30, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
The maiden sessions of the Youth Parliament will be held under President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s patronage on January 12 at the National Youth Centre in Maharagama.
A Youth Prime Minister, Speaker, Cabinet and Youth Parliamentarians will be selected. The Chief Returning Officer of the Polls was Youth Affairs and Skills Development Ministry Secretary S S Hewapathirana.
Hewapathirana said the elections were held under the supervision of the Divisional Secretaries and the guidance of the Youth Services Officers. Youths of all communities took part in voting. Elections were held in 332 Divisional Secretariat Divisions, polls were conducted at the Puthukudiyiruppu Division.