President Rajapaksa, who embarks on a new era after the inauguration of his second term, visited the Sri Maha Bodhi in Anuradhapura and paid homage.
The President and First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa who arrived in Anuradhapura this morning, visited the Sri Mahabodhi. The Maha Sangha led by Chief Incumbent of the Atamasthana the Ven. Pallegama Sirinivasa thera extended their blessings to the President. Thereafter the President visited the Ruwanveli Seya and participated in religious observances. Among those present were many Parliamentarians.