June 24, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says that everyone should work together to bring about a bright future for the children of the country.
The Prime Minister made this statement participating in a function at the Royal College in Colombo on Saturday.
The Premier who was an alumni of the prestigious boys' school was the Chief Guest at the event held to vest the grade 1 classrooms refurbished by the Royal College 1960 Group with the children.
Premier Wickremesinghe who arrived at the Royal College was warmly welcomed by the students.
Addressing the gathering, Prime Minister `Wickremesinghe said the “Nearest School is the Best School” program has been implemented to develop all the schools
Thanking the Royal College 1960 Group for their support in refurbishing classrooms and recognizing the importance of education, the Premier said "this reflects the work that we have undertaken in government to transform our education system and give our children a better future.