Massive arrangements are underway to improve facilities in remote temples.
A programme was held near the Ruvanweli Seya in Anuradhapura this morning under the patronage of Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne to provide financial assistance and equipment required to improve temple infrastructure. The programme was organized under the guidance of the Maha Nayake of the Asgiriya Chapter Most Ven. Udugama Sri Buddharakkhitha Thera and the initiation of the Chief Incumbent of the Gangarama Temple Ven. Galaboda Gnanissara Thera. Financial assistance was granted by a Thai delegation. Members of the Maha Sangha and the Chief Minister of the North Central Province Berty Premalal Dissanayake were amongst those who participated in the occasion.