MR to address UNGA today


President Mahinda Rajapaksa will address the UN General Assembly this evening at the UN Headquarters in New York.

President Rajapaksa will be the 16th speaker of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly that convenes today.

It will be President Mahinda Rajapaksa's seventh address to the General Assembly.

The President is also due to hold bilateral talks with several heads of state and government.