Continuing with the tradition of the previous governments, incumbent President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe co-hosted an ‘Ifthar’ ceremony at Temple Trees yesterday. The event, held to commemorate the month of Ramadan (fasting) observed by Muslims was attended by Ministers Rauff Hakeem, Rishad Bathiudeen, former MP A H M Fowzie, Colombo Mayor A J M Muzammil, Ambassadors of several countries, distinguished dignitaries and other invitees.

(Pics by Chandana Wijesinghe)

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