Honourable President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena, hosts dinner in honour of Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu.
Hon'ble President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena hosted a dinner for Hon'ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu at the President's House in Colombo on January 7. Hon'ble Chief Minister was in Sri Lanka to participate in the 2nd anniversary ceremony of the government of President Maithripala Sirisena.
Hon'ble Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu addressed the audience on the topic "Prosperity for All". The event was organised with a focus on economic development under-pinning poverty alleviation and innovation in line with the President's declaration that 2017 will be the year of Poverty alleviation.
President Sirisena congratulated the Chief Minister for the rapid progress made by Andhra Pradesh under his tenure. He said that Sri Lanka was impressed by Chandrababu Naidu’s plans for poverty alleviation and added that there are many programmes that could provide guidance to his plans for poverty eradication in Sri Lanka.