The Commencement of Work Year 2021 at the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Norway


The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Oslo, Norway commenced work year 2021 with a ceremony held at the Embassy on 04th January 2021.

 Ambassador H.E. Godfrey Cooray hoisted the National Flag followed by singing of the National Anthem by the staff. Two- minute silence was observed in remembrance of the war heroes and others who sacrificed their lives on behalf of the motherland and the Oath of the public servants was taken by all.

 Ambassador in his speech thanked the staff and commended all staff for their outstanding work in 2020 successfully meeting challenges brought by the Covid-19 pandemic. He also spoke of the need for the public servants to carry out Government policies enhancing the productivity at work. H.E has specifically pointed out the importance of productive citizenry, happy family, a disciplined society and a prosperous nation according to the policy statement of His Excellency the President

Gotabaya Rajapaksa "vistas of prosperity and Splendor".

The ceremony has organized by the Second Secretary and the staff of the Embassy.


Embassy of Sri Lanka

Oslo, Norway