Aim is to make Sri Lankan police service not only nationally but
also internationally recognized service - President
[April 09 2019]
Maithripala Sirisena says that
during his tenure, he will take
necessary steps to ensure that
the Sri Lankan police service
not only nationally but also
The Women Police Constables Passing Out Parade of the
Sri Lanka Police College, Kalutara, was held under the patronage of
President Sirisena, where he made these remarks addressing the
gathering, today (08).
The President said that the Sri Lankan police service
needs to be changed when compared to the police services of developed
He pointed out that during the last few months after
he took the Police Department under his purview, he implemented many
internal reforms for the Police Department with the aim of achieving
The President also commended the great service
rendered by the Sri Lanka Police in the field of public welfare
services, not only limiting to ensure the maintenance of law and order
in the country.
The President presented awards and certificates to the
Women Police Constables who showed outstanding performances.
The IGP Pujita Jayasundara presented a memento to the
State Minister Ruwan Wijewardena, Deputy Minister
Palitha Thewarapperuma, Rohitha Abeygunawardena, M.P., IGP, Senior DIG
S.M. Wickremesinghe, Deputy Inspector General Sanjeewa Dharmaratne and
many others participated in this event.