The sale of the first ticket of the 5,000th lottery draw of the ‘Mahajana Sampatha’ was presented to President Ranil Wickremesinghe this morning (24). The ‘Mahajana Sampatha’ lottery Draw took place at the Parliament premises.
Acting Chairman of the National Lotteries Board, President’s Counsel Mr. Ronald C. Perera presented the ticket to the President.
Senior Advisor to the President on National Security and Chief of Staff to the President Sagala Ratnayake, Adviser to the President on Parliamentary Affairs Professor Ashu Marasinghe, General Manager of the National Lotteries Board Attorney Hashini Jayasekara, Board members D.D. Jayasiri, Attorney –at – Law Asanka Randeniya, Assistant General Manager (Sales) Menura Chaturanga, Assistant General Manager (Procurement) Suneth Jayawardena and others were present on this occasion.
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