A programme is being launched to build all religious places of worship to create a virtuous society as envisaged in the Mahinda Chintana.
The new programme was launched under the patronage of Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratna centering Vavuniya town where various communities live in harmony. Already there are places of worship, belonging to all major religions in Vavuniya. The Prime Minister raised awareness in the Government officials about the programme and granted financial allocations for the development of the religious centres at a meeting. Minister Risath Bathiyudeen and Deputy Minister M.K.D.S. Gunawardena were also present.