The Leader of the Opposition issuing a message to mark the New Year says, the culmination of a long history of cultural significance that highlights the value of life with nature:
The Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa has expressed his well-wishes on the dawning of the New Year. Parliamentarian Premadasa issuing a message to mark the New Year said the Sinhala and Tamil New Year can be described as the culmination of a long history of cultural significance that highlights the value of life with nature, which is a blessing to society and the world. MP Premadasa said nature through the coronavirus has silently taught all people a new lesson, to think anew.
Meanwhile, the JVP Party leader Parliamentarian Anura Kumara Dissanayake said he hope the New Year will give a new incentive to rally for a political journey that will take the country and the people to real victories and create a new society.
Moreover, extending his wishes for the New Year the Leader of the Tamil National Alliance R. Sampanthan said, to achieve the dream of building a peaceful and prosperous Sri Lanka that upholds the dignity and equality of all communities, pending political problem needs to be addressed at the earliest.