General Election 2020: US Embassy congratulates SL

CEYLON TODAY | Published: 9:35 AM Aug 7 2020
Local General Election 2020: US Embassy congratulates SL

The United States has congratulated Sri Lanka on conducting the 2020 General Election in a peaceful and orderly manner despite the challenges posed by the prevailing situation concerning COVID-19.

The US Embassy in Sri Lanka issued a statement that read, “As the new Parliament convenes, we hope the Government will renew its commitments to building an inclusive economic recovery, upholding human rights and the rule of law, and protecting the country’s sovereignty.

 “We look forward to partnering with the Government and new Parliament.”

The 2020 General Election was held on Wednesday (05) to elect the public representatives for the ninth Parliament of Sri Lanka.

CEYLON TODAY | Published: 9:35 AM Aug 7 2020

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