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South Africa's Rolene Strauss, who was crowned Miss World 2014 arrived in Sri Lanka and took part in a programme initiated to plant one million trees. The project called ‘One Million Tree Stories’ was launched by Tourism and Sports Ministry on Friday in collaboration with Rotary District 3220. Pix by Pradeep Pathirana   



















 
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  • Rakitha Saturday, 21 February 2015 03:39 PM

    On hands

    Sherman GDS Friday, 20 February 2015 10:19 PM

    Beauty and the Beast?

    ANTON Saturday, 21 February 2015 12:47 PM

    @ NIMS , OK NOW WHAT ARE THE DECENT JOKES ? ARE YOU A FOREIGNER ?, IF MY COMMENT WAS MADE BY A MINISTER LIKE MERVIN OR RAJITHA , IT WOULD HAVE BEEN A SWEET JOKE FOR YOU............ ANEY PALAN BAN YANDA.......

    malsiri Friday, 20 February 2015 04:20 PM

    OMG......why is he kneeling on dirty to plant a tree.

    kukula. Friday, 20 February 2015 04:57 PM

    namal, has missed the glory of meeting this beauty????/

    gillian Friday, 20 February 2015 05:04 PM

    Ironic how our country takes part in projects such as this, but manages to remove exiting trees and build hotels and other infrastructures in the middle of nature reserves

    matarawije Saturday, 21 February 2015 10:18 AM

    Aho Namal Nodutu MOKPURA

    phee Saturday, 21 February 2015 01:15 PM

    Your comments apply to you as well. Wherever you live, appreciate what our countrymen are doing with critizing.

    madman Sunday, 22 February 2015 06:47 PM

    Silly men. Silly country!

    boris Saturday, 21 February 2015 06:40 PM

    Well, I like this Lady more then that stupid Salman Khan. Namal got knocked out by Navin....

    marjan Saturday, 21 February 2015 01:29 AM

    Good move Sri Lanka . Now the world has a chance to look back sri lankan toursim .

    Perumal Friday, 20 February 2015 05:49 PM

    Sure he would have brought her down if she was crowned just before the elections!

    Cobra Sunday, 22 February 2015 07:37 PM

    True, Namal must be cursing himself for not jumping to the other side!!!

    firo Friday, 20 February 2015 06:48 PM

    A green Sri Lanka in years to come..I always dreamed of this and thought why wr could not atleast plant trees. Better late than never and continue planting a process to be continued

    lankaputha Friday, 20 February 2015 06:57 PM

    How come Naveen is Honarable, is it only by board?A person becomes Honourable for what he does, not by just displaying a board.Shame on Sri Lankan politicians who boost their images in stupid ways.

    Vijay Saturday, 21 February 2015 04:16 AM

    Why no investigation into former minister S M Chandrasena illegally cutting trees in the Hurulu Nature Reserve in Anuradhapura?

    ANTON Friday, 20 February 2015 07:00 PM

    YOU MEAN WHERE IS HE LOOKING AT EH ?

    Nims Saturday, 21 February 2015 05:09 AM

    Dirty jokes by paranoids. Typical Sri Lankans

    Ryan Friday, 20 February 2015 07:46 PM

    Dul baba is still ahead

    rav Saturday, 21 February 2015 06:05 AM

    Guys - just relax and please think - do we need any beauties"/virgins" to come to our country paid in full by hard working tax payers money to be spend to plant trees in our own country? whoever organised these things should be thrown of out their jobs in government. And, I was reading some if not all the comments - u guys are just bunch of idiots...... Instead of sitting behind a keyboard making stupid comments - go and do something good.

    dass Saturday, 21 February 2015 07:49 AM

    I can see fruits even before planting the tree.


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