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Prime Minister inaugurates ‘Gamata Pitiyak’ programme

Prime Minister, Mahinda Rajapaksa supervising the ‘Gamata Pitiyak’ inaugural ceremonies on Zoom technology at the Temple Trees. Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa and State Minister of Rural and Sports Infrastructure improvement, Thenuka Vidanagamage are also in the picture.

The ‘Gamata Pitiyak’ rural playground development programme was inaugurated yesterday, at the Temple Trees under the patronage of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and with the participation of Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa.

This programme is a vision of prosperity by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, in line with the policy statement to create a healthy and energetic generation through sports. The project will be implemented island-wide covering all 332 Divisional Secretariats.

“A playground is the right of every child and the foundation of every sportsman and sportswoman and thanks to President and Prime Minister for their guidance stated Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa,” in his Twitter message .

In parallel to this programme, the inaugural ceremonies took place yesterday, island-wide under the special supervision of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa through Zoom technology.