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Hakeem addresses conference on ‘Historical, Economic, Military and Cultural Links Between Pakistan and Sri Lanka’
Published on: March 6, 2015, 5:24 pm
Minister Rauff Hakeem, Leader Sri Lanka Muslim Congress and Minister of Urban Development, Water Supply and Drainage Board was Chief Guest at the International Seminar on 'Historical, Economic, Military and Cultural Links Between Pakistan and Sri Lanka' today at the Galadari Hotel, Colombo. Minister Hakeem delivered the presidential address at the conference. He spoke of the friendly assurance and support that was always at hand from the Government of Pakistan and of the outgoing High Commissioner Maj Gen Qureshi, during the challenging times that Sri Lankans were facing in the last two years, acknowledging the latter’s invaluable contribution to strengthening diplomatic ties between the two countries. Cricket was most symptomatic of our close relations with Pakistan, where Sri Lanka won its first world cup and also where the cricketers were subject to an unfortunate terrorist attack. Sri Lankans have maintained

பௌத்த மற்றும் முஸ்லிம் தலைவர்களின் உயர் மட்ட உச்சி மாநாட்டில் அமைச்சர் ரவூப் ஹக்கீம்
Published on: March 4, 2015, 10:47 am
இந்தோனேஷியாவில் நடைபெறும் பௌத்த மற்றும் முஸ்லிம் தலைவர்களின் உயர் மட்ட உச்சி மாநாட்டில் ஸ்ரீலங்கா முஸ்லிம் காங்கிரஸ் தலைவரும்,  நகர அபிவிருத்தி,  நீர் வழங்கல் மற்றும் வடிகாலமைப்பு அமைச்சருமான ரவூப் ஹக்கீம் கலந்து கொண்டு செவ்வாய்கிழமை (03) பிற்பகல் 'பௌத்த - முஸ்லிம் உறவுகளில் எதிர் நோக்கப்படும் தற்கால சவால்கள் - சமயங்களுக்குள்ளும், சமயங்களுக்கிடையிலும் பதிலிறுத்தல்'

ஜெப்ரி பெல்ட்மன் அமைச்சர் ரவூப் ஹக்கீமை சந்தித்து கலந்துரையாடினார்
Published on: March 4, 2015, 10:35 am

ஐக்கிய நாடுகள் சபையின்,  அரசியல் விவகாரத் திணைக்களத்தின் துணை செயலாளர் நாயகம் ஜெப்ரி பெல்ட்மன் ஸ்ரீலங்கா முஸ்லிம் காங்கிரஸ் தலைவரும், நகர அபிவிருத்திஇ நீர் வழங்கல் மற்றும் வடிகாலமைப்பு அமைச்சருமான ரவூப் ஹக்கீமை இன்று சனிக்கிழமை (28) மாலை அவரது இல்லத்தில் சந்தித்து இலங்கையின் தற்போதைய அரசியல் நிலைமை, இனங்களுக

SLMC Leader meet South African Deputy Minister of International Relation and Cooperation
Published on: February 26, 2015, 4:09 pm
South African  Deputy Minister of International Relation and Cooperation Ms. Nomaindia Mfeketo and her Team met SLMC Leader, Minister of Urban Development, Water Supply and Drainage Rauff Hakeem  at Taj Samudra Hotel, Colombo on Wednesday(25th) and discussed matters on reconciliation efforts and Nation Building process backed by the south African Government. High Commissioner H.E. Mr. G.Q.M. Doidge also accompanied the High Level Delegation. South Africa has been asked to share it's experience in terms of reconciliation and nation building. This is the first high level visit from South Africa to Sri Lanka since the new administration of President Maithipala sirisena took over office, following the recent election. It is also the first follow up visit by South African government delegation, since the visit to Sri Lanka  by Deputy President Cyril Ramahosa as the special envoy of President J.Zuma in July 2014. கொழும்பு மொனோ ரெயில
Published on: February 25, 2015, 12:37 pm
மலேசியாவின் இந்தியா மற்றும் தெற்காசியாவுக்கான உட்கட்டமைப்பு பற்றிய அமைச்சர் மட்ட விஷேட தூதுவர் டாட்டோ ஸ்ரீ எஸ். சாமிவேலு மற்றும் குழுவினர் இலங்கைக்கான மலேசியா உயர்ஸ்தானிகர் அஸ்மி சைனுதீன் சகிதம், நகர அபிவிருத்தி, நீர் வழங்கல் மற்றும் வடிகாலமைப்பு அமைச்சரும், ஸ்ரீலங்கா முஸ்லிம் காங்கிரஸ் தலைவருமான ரவூப் ஹக்கீமை செவ்வாய்கிழமை (24) மாலை அவரது அமைச்சில் சந்தித்து நாட்

British High Commissioner John Rankin met Minister of Urban Development
Published on: February 25, 2015, 12:03 pm
British High Commissioner John Rankin met Minister of Urban Development, Water Supply and Drainage, SLMC Leader Rauff Hakeem at his Ministry on Tuesday (24) evening and discussed matters on mutual interests with a view of strengthening the relationship between the British Government and the Sri Lankan Administration.  Dinidu de Alwis, Political Advisor of the High Commission also  accompanied the British Envoy.

Rauff Hakeem Hands Over 28 Buses
Published on: February 24, 2015, 4:33 pm

Hon.Minister Rauff Hakeem Hands Over 28 Buses to run on Eastern Province for SLTB 10 Depot. Feb 23, Kinniya: Minister of Urban Development,Water Suply and Drainage Rauff Hakeem Sunday (22) handed over 28 buses to the state owned Eastern Province SLTB Depot. At a ceremony held at the Eleel Arangu Public Ground in Kinniya, symbolizing the transfer of the buses from the Kinniya Depot to Eastern Province Other 10 Deport, Rauff Hakeem handed over the keys of the buses to the Deport Officers.

 
 

அரசாங்கத்தின் தோற்றத்தோடு எங்களுக்கு வசந்தகாலம் ஏற்பட்டிருக்கின்றது
Published on: February 24, 2015, 3:11 pm
கடந்த ஜனாதிபதி தேர்தலில் நடந்தமக்கள் புரட்சியில் ஸ்ரீலங்கா முஸ்லிம் காங்கிரஸின் வகிபாகம் என்று அரசியல் விமர்சகர்களால் பலகோணங்களிலும் அந்தபுரட்சிக்கு வழிகோலியகட்சியாக எங்களதுகட்சியையும் இணைத்துப் பேசுகின்றநிலைமை உ ருவாகியிருக்கிறது. இவ்வாறு ஸ்ரீலங்கா முஸ்லிம் காங்கிரஸ் தலைவரும், நகரஅபிவிருத்தி, நீர் வழங்க

மூதூர் தளவைத்தியசாலையில் மருத்துவ நிபுணர்ககள் பற்றாக்குறை
Published on: February 24, 2015, 3:03 pm
மூதூர் தளவைத்தியசாலையில் நிலவும் மருத்துவநிபுணர்களுக்கும், மருத்துவர்களுக்குமான வெற்றிடங்கள் நிரப்பபடுவதோடு, ஏனைய சிற்றூழியர்கள் உட்படஆளணிப் பற்றாக்குறைக்குறைக்கானதீர்வும், நெரிசல் கூடியநோயாளர் விடுதிகளுக்கானதேவைகளும் முன்னுரிமைஅளிக்கப்பட்டுஅவசரமாகநிறைவேற்றப்படுவதற்குஉரியநடவடிக்கைஎடுப்பதாகநகரஅபிவிருத்தி,நீர் வழங்கல் மற்றும் வடிகாலமைப்புஅமைச்சரும

Rauff Hakeem Visit Anuradapura for Inspection Potable Water Projects
Published on: February 24, 2015, 12:03 pm
Hon.Minister Rauff Hakeem Special Visit Anuradapura,Padaviya, Parakkramapura for Inspection Potable Water Projects. He instructed the officials of the Water Supply Board who were participated at the Visit, to take measures necessary to resolve any obstructions, if any, in providing potable water to Padaviya,and Parakkramapura areas in the district.

Minister Hakeem acknowledges substantial progress made in urban development in past five years
Published on: February 18, 2015, 2:59 pm
SLMC leader and Urban Development, Water Supply and Drainage Minister Rauff Hakeem yesterday said that substantial progress had clearly been made in recent years, particularly in cleaning up Colombo city and upgrading its public spaces. Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa handled the subject in his capacity as Urban Development Ministry Secretary. Minister Hakeem said: "The Colombo we see today is fundamentally different from Colombo we saw about five years ago. The transformation is palpable and many major investments in urban infrastructure development are underway. These initiatives will continue unabated while we strive to create greater transparency and technical rigour in their execution." The minister was addressing the inaugural session of Sri Lanka Institute of Architects at the BMICH. The minister said: "Major challenges remain in ensuring sustainable urban growth and management across our nat

Opening Ceremony of Newly Constructed Kalpitiya Circuit Court Complex
Published on: February 18, 2015, 2:49 pm

Opening ceremony of the newly constructed Kalpitiya Circuit court complex was held on 16th February 2015. The Ministers Rauff Hakeem, Wijedasa Rajapaks and Palitha Range Bandara participated as the Chief Guests and declared open the court complex.

SLMC leader minister Rauff Hakeem extended an invitation to UNP,TNA
Published on: February 13, 2015, 10:34 am
SLMC leader minister Rauff Hakeem extended an invitation to UNP,TNA and other political parties representing the Eastern Provincial Council to form the new administration. SLMC Leader Minister Hakeem also expressed his sincere thanks to President Maithripala Sirisena for respecting the agreement reached  between the UPFA and the SLMC to appoint the Chief Minister from SLMC for remaining 2 and half years in the Eastern Provincial Council. Minister Rauff Hakeem said this at an urgently convened Media Conference held at SLMC Headquarters at Daarusalam,Colombo 2,on Sunday 8th Morning.SLMC Leader Introduced the new Chief Minister Hafiz Nazeer Ahamed at the beginning of the Media Conference.Minister Hakeem also answered to the questions raised by the journalists.Party Secretary General, State Minister M.T.Hasan Ali,Parliamentarian Fizal Cassim and Eastern Provincial SLMC Members also participated at this event. Nisha Biswal met Rauff Hakeem in Colombo
Published on: February 3, 2015, 10:21 am
The Assistant Secretary , for South and Central Asian Affairs in the United States Government Nisha Biswal, accompanied by her officials, called on Leader of Muslim Congress,Minister of Urban Development ,Water Supply & Drainage Rauff Hakeem on Tuesday (03) Morning at his residence in Colombo 03. The visiting Assistant Secretary of United States discussed matters pertaining to the current political situation in the country following the regime change,and other relevant issues, with the SLMC Leader Minister Hakeem and his party representatives. SLMC Secretary General, State Minister of Health M.T. Hasan Ali .MP, Deputy Secretary General & Mayor, Kalmunei Municipal Council Nizam Kariapper, Eastern Provincial Council Members A.M. Jameel, A.L.Thavam and party High Command Member A.M Faiz were participated on beh

New Regional Support Center of the National Water Supply and Drainage Board
Published on: January 30, 2015, 4:39 pm

New Regional Support Center (Western - South ) of the National Water Supply and Drainage Board was declared opened by Minister Rauff Hakeem at No 7, Station Road Angulana, Moratuwa on Thursday (29) with the participation of Deputy Minister Dunesh Gankanda, Japanese Ambassador Nobuhito Hobo, Chief Representative JICA Sri Lanka - Kiyoshi Amada and Ministry Secretary Karunasena Hettiarachchi arachchi.

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