Following health guidelines the Embassy celebrated 74th anniversary of Independence today at the Chancery premises by hoisting the National Flag and singing the National Anthem. Religious observances were conducted by Ven. Katuwana Sidaththa Thero, Chief incumbent of Shakyamuni Viharaya, Rome, Mr. Prijjwal Raj, Imam Ahmet Aktas, Reverent father Seraphin Ngoie Kazadi.
Subsequently, National Day Messages of His Excellency Gotabaya Rajapaksa, the President of Sri Lanka, Hon. Mahinda Rajapakse, the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka and the Hon. Prof. G.L. Peiris, Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka on the occasion of the 74th Anniversary of the Independence of Sri Lanka was read. The event was concluded with the brief remarks by the Ambassador.
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