A large number of Danselas have been organized in Colombo while the President also inaugurated one.
A rice Dansela organized by Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse, his wife and the staff was held near the Defence Secretary’s official residence on Bauddhaloka Mawatha. It was inaugurated by President Mahinda Rajapakse and First Lady Shiranthi Rajapakse. A large number of people participated in the inauguration. Mr. and Mrs. Gotabhaya Rajapakse and the Commanders of the Security Forces were also present. The President participated in offering food to the people and it was a notable feature that he also enjoyed the food. The President exchanged pleasantries with the people who were present.