In the meantime, the President visited the Sankapatti Vihare this afternoon and participated in religious observances.
Its Chief Incumbent the Ven. Kanduboda Amaragnana thera chanted Seth Pirith and blessed the President. The Relics Perahera of the Sankapatti Vihare at Kotalawala in Kaduwela is being organized on a grand scale. The Perahera will be made more colourful with the participation of a large number of elephants and traditional dancing.