Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris has said that the highest response received from the United States is a blessing for Sri Lanka’s progress.
Addressing newsmen after his successful tour of US, the Minister said they were greatly encouraged by the warm, positive and enthusiastic response received from the leadership of the US Government. It was the most striking characteristic of the discussions he had in Washington. Responses received were high. US had overwhelming confidence in the leadership of the country.
The Minister said solutions that have been derived and put in place must be suited to the circumstances in the country. The solutions must be home-grown.
The Minister returned home after ending a successful tour of the United States recently.