The final Randoli Perahera of the historic Bellanwila Esala Perahera was held on a grand scale. The President also participated in the occasion.
The Randoli Perahera of the historic Esala Perahera of the Bellanwila Raja Maha Vihare, held for the 61st occasion paraded the streets last night. President Mahinda Rajapaksa also participated in the occasion. The Perahera started on Friday under the guidance of the Chief Incumbent of the temple Ven. Bellanwila Wimalaratana Thera. The casket of relics was placed by Minister Susil Premajayantha. A large number of people had gathered to view the Randoli Perahera. The Perahera came to an end with the water cutting ceremony held this afternoon.