President Maithripala Sirisena inaugurated a drug prevention workshop held on Sunday, Oct. 1 at Polonnaruwa Royal College, organized by Polonnaruwa Royal College, in coordination with Royal College, Colombo, to mark World Children's Day.
President also declared open the Child Care Center, built by the North Central Provincial Council near Thopawewa School, Polonnaruwa, at a cost of Rs. 40 million, to coincide with the National Children's Day. The President enrolled the first child to the center. Chief Minister of North Central Province Peshala Jayarathna and the Provincial Minister Sampath Sri Nilantha were also present at this occasion.