New Year at President’s residence | Daily News

New Year at President’s residence

President Maithripala Sirisena celebrating the New Year with the family. Picture by Sudath Silva.
President Maithripala Sirisena celebrating the New Year with the family. Picture by Sudath Silva.

In keeping with traditions, President Maithripala Sirisena performed the New Year rituals at his official residence in Colombo, on April 14.

The President joined the ritual to light the hearth with Mrs. Jayanthi Sirisena and other members of the immediate family.

He planted a Beli sapling at his official residence at the auspicious time.

Thereafter, he engaged in the tradition of transactions for the New Year.

Several including Parliamentarians and artistes visited the President’s residence to greet him on New Year’s day.


 

Add new comment

Or log in with...