PM joins in the Research Conference of the Peradeniya University

PM joins in the Research Conference of the Peradeniya University

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe also joined in the Research Conference of the Peradeniya University held yesterday. The Prime Minister mentioned that innovations are vital for the development of a country. He pointed out that the introduction of more innovations are essential to bring the country to a high level in development by the year 2030.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe joined as the Chief Guest in the Electric and Electronic Research Projects Symposium organized by the Electric and Electronic Engineering Division of the Engineering Faculty of the Peradeniya University. It was organized at the Water’s Edge in Battaramulla. The aim of the conference is to find solutions to engineering issues locally. The Prime Minister also joined in viewing several exhibition stalls put up by the University students.
Thereafter expressing views on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that the innovations are of great importance to a counry to develop. He further said that great powers in the world such as the United States, China and South Korea rapidly developed because of innovations. Many countries are aspiring to become the leader in the world by the year 2030. He commenced the dedication made at the University level for the development of this sector in the country. He emphasized the need to bring the country to a higher level effecting innovations and development.
Among those who graced the occasion was Vice Chancellor of the Peradeniya University Prof. Upul B. Dissanayake.