The High Commission of Sri Lanka in New Delhi organized several events to celebrate the 71st anniversary of independence. The official ceremony in the morning of 04th February commenced with the hoisting of the national flag amidst the sound of the ceremonial drums (Magul Bera).  Following the rendering of the National Anthem […]

Sri Lanka’s 71st Independence Day was celebrated in Oslo on Monday 4th February 2019. The event was well attended by the community, diplomatic corps, Norwegian Foreign Ministry, and other officials. The traditional observances including the lighting of the lamp, hoisting of the flag, playing of the national anthem and religious observances were performed. The event […]

On February 6, 2019 the Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation held a reception for the Sri Lankan community, residing in Moscow, to celebrate the 71st Independence Day of Sri Lanka. At the event, the Sri Lankan community was represented by businessmen, academicians, and students, obtaining their higher […]

The Embassy and Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in Vienna organized an official event for the Sri Lankan community on 04 February 2019 to celebrate the 71st Anniversary of National Independence Day in dignified manner at the premises of Embassy and Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka in Vienna, Austria. The celebrations commenced with the hoisting of […]

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Guangzhou celebrated the 71st national Day of Sri Lanka at the Garden Hotel, where the Consulate General is situated.  Sri Lankan businessmen and students joined Consul General Priyangika Dharmasena and officers of the Consulate to celebrate the National Day on 4th February 2019. The National Flag was unfurled […]

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Milan, Italy celebrated 71st National Independence Day of Sri Lanka on 04th February 2019 at the Consulate General premises. The event commenced by hoisting the National Flag and singing the National Anthem and reciting Jayamangala Gatha. A two-minute silence was observed, remembering all heroes who sacrificed their lives for the […]

Our valuable partnership is growing closer than ever – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Ambassador Alice Wells  Sri Lanka – US relations have reached an important milestone – Sri Lankan Chargé d’ Affaires, Sarath Dissanayake Delivering his speech to a packed audience of guests at the celebrations of Sri Lanka’s 71st Anniversary of Independence […]

Eight Leading Sri Lankan apparel exporters of the Chamber of Garment Exporters of Sri Lanka participated in the Apparel Sourcing USA exhibition held in New York, USA from 21 – 23, January 2019 with the objective of promoting Sri Lankan apparels in the US market taking into account the potential opportunities for further promotion due […]

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Melbourne with the assistance of the Sri Lankan expatriate community and the State Government of Victoria organised the celebration of the 71st Anniversary of Independence of Sri Lanka in the evening of 4 February 2019 at the Box Hill Town Hall, in Melbourne. The official flag hoisting ceremony […]

  The High Commission of Sri Lanka in Singapore together with the Sri Lankan community and friends of Sri Lanka in Singapore celebrated the 71st anniversary of Sri Lanka’s Independence at the High Commissioner’s Official Residence on 4th February 2019. The ceremony commenced with the hoisting of the National Flag by Acting High Commissioner Mr O.L. […]