The Mahajana Eksath Peramuna holds a Sathyakriya near Kirivehera for the 17th occasion.
Sathyakriya and Adhistana Poojs were conducted for 16 years near the Kirivehera in Kataragama seeking strength for the the country’s unitary status and building of peace. It is a concept of Minister Dinesh Gunewardena. The wish of the Mahajana Eksath Peramuna at this Sathyakriya was to grant the strength required to the Government including the President to make the country self-sufficient in rice and build a peaceful country. Religious observances were held under the guidance of the Chancellor of the Uva University and Chief Incumbent of Kirivehera, the Ven. Dr. Aluthwewwa Soratha thera.