The entire nation is ready to commemorate the 63rd Independence Anniversary. The commemoration will be held at Kataragama under the patronage of President Rajapaksa.
The commemoration has been organized to display the pride of the development path of the country, being totally liberated from terrorism. The final stage of the rehearsal was staged in Kataragama in the past few days. The National Commemoration will comprise parades of the Sri Lanka Army, Navy and Air Force, the Police and the Civil Defence Force. . A highlight will be pageants of school children. Foreign diplomats will also join in the function. The Independent Television Network will give a live telecast of the proceedings tomorrow from 8.00 a.m. onwards.