Budget projects country’s forward march - President
This year’s budget is a budget which explained
the government’s successful march forward as indicated by the
people’s response shown to it said President Mahinda Rajapaksa in
Parliament on Wednesday. President made this observation joining the
committee stage debate of the Appropriation Bill in relation to the
finance heads of the Finance and Planning Ministry in his capacity
as the Finance and Planning Minister.
‘Youth Parliament, nursery for role model politicians’
Youth Parliament which began under a concept of
Youth Affairs and Skills Development Minister Dullas Alahapperuma is
an excellent place to study politics. A number of role model were
found among youth parliamentarians, said film director Jayantha
Chandrasiri addressing the fourth session of the Youth Parliament.