ITN commemorates its 31st anniversary today. The Channel was launched on 5th June 1979. It is the pioneer TV Channel in the island.
Pirith Chanting which commenced last night ended this morning Members of the Maha Sangha led by the Ven. Kotugoda Dhammavasa Anunayake thera participated in the Pirith Chanting. Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, Ministry Secretaries W.B. Ganegala and Anura Siriwardena, Government Information Director General Ariyaratne Athugala and Chairman of the Kaduwela Pradeshiya Sabha G.H. Buddhadasa were among those present.
Alms were offered to 30 members of the Maha Sangha this morning. ITN Chairman Rosmond Senaratne and members of staff were present.