International Women’s Day this year will be commemorated by making women aware of the task in their effort to steer the country towards the Wonder of Asia.
Addressing a media briefing in Colombo today Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi said that all plans are in place in this respect. She said she believed that the women should array themselves on behalf of the country. They were taking all initiatives for this purpose. Even at all workshops and seminars, emphasis was laid that the dedication of women towards the country was a must to realize the goals. The Minister said that the Government was crafting programmes to seek the contribution of women in the process of making Sri Lanka the Wonder of Asia.