The Maha Sangha of the Malwatte and Asgiriya Chapters have showered their blessings on the President’s programmes aimed at developing the country.
The President visited Kandy last evening g and paid homage to the Sacred Tooth Relics. Thereafter he paid courtesy calls on the Malwatte and Asgiriya Mahanayake theras.
Giving views on behalf of the Malwatte Chapter, its Anunaynayake the Ven. Niyangoda Vijithasiri thera said the knowledge the President is armed with and his behaviour according to the Dhamma are highly appreciative. As such it should be mentioned that he would continue to receive the gratitude of the people. The prelate opined that the President would receive the blessings of the Triple Gem to make Sri Lanka a prosperous and virtuous country. He was optimistic that Sri Lanka would become a prosperous nation under the guidance of the President.
The Chief Registrar of the Asgiriya Chapter the Ven. Anamaduwe Dhammadassi thera said the patriotic programmes mooted by the President would receive the blessings of the Maha Sangha. Several Parliamentarians were present on the occasion.