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Functions countrywide to mark President’s inauguration

Nov 19, 2010 3:38:14 AM - itnnews.lk

Various functions are being organized throughout the country to mark the inauguration of the President’s second term of office.

A function was held in Central Province to distribute uniforms and Buddha statues among school children. It was organized by Presidential Security Unit.

The Gramodaya Health Centre in Gintota was vested in the public. Chief Minister of the Southern Province Shan Wijayalala Silva and Parliamentarian Dr. Ramesh Pathirana were among those who participated in the function held to mark the assumption of office by the President for his second term.

A new Co-op City Outlet was inaugurated in Kalubowitiyana in Morawaka to mark the occasion.

A Bodhi Pooja was held at the Polwatta temple in Kollupitiya on the initiation of the Ranviru Seva Authority to invoke blessings on the President and the country. Many war heroes participated.

An all night Pirith chanting ceremony and a Dansela were held in the Pannipitiya junction. It was organized by Thiloka Rural Peoples’ Development Foundation.