The war heroes held a “Bakthi Gee” recital to celebrate the dawn of the peaceful Wesak festival after 30 years.
The Bakthi Gee programme was held near the Aukana Buddha statue on the Bauddhaloka Mawatha in Colombo with the blessings of Ven. Elle Gunawansa Thera. It was organized by the Military Police and the disciplinary society of women. Minister Dinesh Gunawardena, Deputy Minister Geethanjana Gunawardena, Defence Secretary Gothabaya Rajapaksa and Army Commander Lt. General Jagath Jayasuriya were amongst the large number of people who participated.