The President has paid obeisance at the Kande Vihare. He also handed over gifts to inmates at the Victoria Home in Rajagiriya.
The President visited the Kande Vihare at Aluthgama this morning and participated in religious observances. He paid a courtesy calls on the Chief Incumbent the Ven. Batuwanhene Buddharakkitha Thera and secured his blessings. The President also seized the opportunity of meeting the devotees at the Vihare. He had cordial discussions with them.
In the meantime, the President and First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa visited the Victoria Home at Rajagiriya which cares the disabled. They presented gifts to the inmates of the Home and also had cordial discussions. The inmates who displayed their skills in the presence of the President and the First Lady expressed their thanks to the State Leader for visiting them. Presidential Chief of Staff Gamini Senarath and Public Trustee S. Seneviratne were present on this occasion.