Prime Minister to assume duties today
By W.K. Prasad Manju
Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was sworn in as the Prime Minister of the ninth Parliament on 9 August, is scheduled to assume duties at 10:30 a.m. at Temple Trees today (11).
A spokesman from Temple Trees said, Premier Rajapaksa will assume duties at the auspicious time amidst the chanting of Pirith as well as blessings from other religious leaders.
He added the event will also be graced by the President, while Party Leaders of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna and its Parliamentarians elected to the new Parliament will also be in attendance.