Anunayaka of the Malwathu Chapter Ven. Dimbul-kumbure Wimaladhamma thera says that President Maithripala Sirisena is rendering a great service for the betterment of the country and for the development of the Buddha Sasana. The president should be appreciated for serving the common masses and taking effective measures to eliminate corruption and fraud from the country. The thera made these comments yesterday while speaking at a ceremony to present land title deeds to the temples. Land deeds were provided for 60 temples at this occasion.
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