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News in pictures

19 March, 2023

Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena inspected the final phase of the construction work of the Uma Oya Project, which will add 120 megawatts of electricity and irrigate barren lands in several districts. Iranian Ambassador, Hashem Ashjazadeh, Uva Province Governor A J M Musaamil, State Ministers Shashindra Rajapaksa, Jagath Pushpakumara and Chamara Sampath, MPs Sudarshana Denipitiya, Gayashan Nawanandana and Yadamini Gunawardena and project officers were present on this occasion

An exhibition titled “Geoffrey Bawa: It Is Essential to Be There” was inaugurated last week at the Modern Art Gallery in New Delhi by Indian external Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar and Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to India Milinda Moragoda to mark the 75th anniversary of Indo-Lanka diplomatic ties. The exhibition, which features Bawa’s architectural models and plans, correspondence, photographs and artworks, will continue until May 7.