President Maithripala Sirisena this morning unveiled the fully-renovated golden canopy of Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy. The renovation of the 3,450 square feet golden canopy cost 45 million rupees on a funding by the President’s office. The renovation took place after a lapse of 15 years. After the unveiling, the President conversed with the artistes who were involved in the renovation of the golden canopy.
President Sirisena also attended the launch of ‘Gal Pilimaya’, a book written by Anu Nayake of Asgiriya chapter, Venerable Wendaruwe Upali Thera.