Orders have been issued to develop the infrastructure of the Deegawapi Rajamaha Vihare within two weeks. These orders were given by Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne.
He gave these instructions after having a conversation with Chief Incumbent of the Vihare, the Ven. Thannapurawe Dhammarakkitha thera. Their discussions centred on the future development activities of the vihare. The Prime Minister gave an assurance to immediately grant the necessary funds to uplift the infrastructure.