President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa attended the special screening of the movie “The News Paper” at PVR Theatre, One Galle Face today.
The film has been co-directed by Sarath Kothalawala and Kumara Thirimadura while its co-producers are Minister Bandula Gunawardana, Raveendra Guruge and H.D. Premasiri.
The movie is scheduled to premiere on July 2 and the first show (10.30 am) will be open to the public free of charge, the President’s Media Division said.
Personnel in Healthcare services, Tri-forces, Police and media who had been engaged in eradicating COVID-19 virus are allowed to watch the movie once using their Office ID.
Principal advisor to President, Lalith Weeratunga, Secretary to the Prime Minister, Gamini Senarath were present at the special screening of the movie.