Book launch: Dutugemunu ha Saddhatissa
Prof. Malinga Amarasinghe's Dutugemunu ha Saddhatissa, Vijithapura
Satana and Swarnamali will be launched at Dayawansa Jayakody Bookshop,
Colombo 10 on June 14 at 10 a.m.
Prof. Amarasinghe is the author of several other books including
Perani Lakdiva Vasthrabharana, Sigiriya - Loka Urumayaka Vagathuga,
Polonnaruva Natabun, Lankave Purana Rajamaliga, Siduhath Kumaraya and
Sithul Pavva. All the three books are Dayawansa Jayakody publications.
Minister turns 90
Senior Minister M.H Mohammed will be 90 years on June 15. He was born
on June 15, 1921.
He entered national politics by contesting the Borella electorate in
1965. Thereafter he was returned to the Parliament many times and held
several ministerial portfolios, such as Minister of Labour, Muslim
Cultural Affairs, Transport and Urban Development. Later he became the
Speaker of the Parliament. A felicitation volume has been launched in
this connection .
Exhibition of paintings
An exhibition of paintings by Susil Senanayake will be held from June
17 - 19 at the Lionel Wendt Art Gallery, Colombo 07.