The National Archeological Conference begins. It is being organized under the patronage of the National Heritage and Cultural Affairs Ministry.
The Conference which is being organized to mark Archeological Day today will continue for three days. This was stated by Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi. In parallel, an Archeological Week was also declared. It has been announced with the intention of safeguarding the Archeological heritages. The Conference which begins today will enable to exchange experiences of research results and knowledge. Several other programmes are also being organized. Action is being initiated to release new documents related to Archeology. These will depict the importance of 18 Archeological sites.