President Rajapaksa invites the nation to join hands in moulding a virtuous society embedded with moral values. The President was speaking while participating in the annual Aloka Pooja at the Sithulpawwa Raja Maha Vihare.
The President emphasized that they are dedicated towards building a virtuous society and making the society more salutary. On this noble Full Moon Poya Day everyone should be determined to discharge their responsibility of directing the future generation towards the correct path. Future lies on the future generation, He called on the nation to unite to mould a society which would be much beneficial and productive to the country
The President after paying homage at the Raja Maha Vihare did not forget to have cordial discussions with the devotees gathered at the temple. The Sithulpawwa book authored by the Ven. Metaramba Hemarathana thera, the chief incumbent of the Vihare was presented to the President. Deputy Speaker Priyankara Jayaratne was present on the occasion.