President's support for student to launch rocket

A miniature rocket developed by student Gihan Hettiarachchi of Gampaha Bandaranaike Vidyalaya captured the attention of President Maithripala Sirisena when he attended the school’s Centenary celebrations as the Chief Guest and opened the X-Ban Exhibition held to showcase student talents on October 13.

The President also opened the Sri Lanka Telecom Digital School. Principal Iran Champika de Silva presented a special memento to the President. Minister Arjuna Ranatunge, Deputy Ministers Lasantha Alagiyawanaa and Ajith Mannapperuma, Gamapha District SLFP Organiser Ajith Basnayake, Gampaha GA Sunil Jayalath and Sri Lanka Telecom Chairman Kumarasinghe Sirisena were present on the occasion.

Picture courtesy President’s Media Division. 

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