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