The President has been honoured for the vital contribution made in the successful conduct of the Esala Perahera Festival.
This festival was organized under the full guidance of the President. It will draw to an end tomorrow. The memento from the Dalada Maligawa, highly acclaiming the significant contribution made by the President for the success of the festival was presented to him by the Diyawadana Nilame Nilanga Dela. The notable contribution made by the finance companies for the Perahera also earned accolades. Mementos were also presented to these establishments. Among those present on this occasion were several Parliamentarians.