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The Ceremonial Commencement of Work in the Year 2017

The Mission staff commenced work for the year 2017 by reaffirming the oath of the public service at a special gathering held at the Chancery on the first working day, 2 January 2017 with the participation of H.E. the High Commissioner.

Speaking on the occasion, H. E. the High Commissioner remarked the attitudinal change needed from all public servants to work with commitment, while also ensuring their prompt, honest and unwavering contribution, in the Government’s effort to create a new economic and social order for the benefit of all Sri Lankans, particularly in its efforts to liberate the country from poverty in the coming years.

The Mission staff also participated at religious events held at Srilankaramaya Temple on Sunday, 1st January 2017 to offer blessings for the country and its people for the new year.

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