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Inauguration of Third Year of the Sustainable Era

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The inauguration ceremony of the Third Year of the Sustainable Era national initiative was held last evening at the BMICH under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena. The National Program of Poverty Alleviation was also launched at this occasion with the participation of the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Sri Chandrababu Naidu

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