Padaviya, Sri Pura, Kolongolla Weva re-constructed under the national programme of “Sirisara Pivisuma” Wevu 500 reconstruction programme was vested with the public by the President Maithripala Sirisena this morning. At this occasion, 100 Buddhist monks were chanted Pirith. The President released the fish lings to the Weva. The aadivasi communities presented a traditional dance at the event.
The leader of the aadivasi Wannilaeththo engaged in a discussion with the Army commander and commander-in chief in Wanni area. The reconstruction of canals is being carried out by the Sri Lanka army under the concept of the President. The President also participated at the “Sirisara – Avurudu Wana aranaka – Avurudu Udawa in Kolongolla. The Avurudu festival has organized by the Sri Lanka Army with several ‘jana kreeda’ and various cultural events.
The President also participated at the Bak Maha ulela organized by the Suvatha Cavaya in Torrington square this morning.