President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says he believes this Thai Pongal season will provide much inspiration towards achieving the success of the national policy for a green agriculture. The Head of State said in his message for the Thai Pongal festival celebrated today, that Thai Pongal is a special religious and cultural festival of Hindu devotees dedicated to pay homage to the Sun God for safeguarding their agricultural fields and providing a bountiful harvest. The President noted that Sri Lankans must move towards prosperity by adhering to a lifestyle that is in harmony with nature and based on green agriculture.
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