The Mahanayake thera of the Malwatta Chapter has distributed books in Vavuniya to 3000 students.
The books worth 3 million rupees were distributed with assistance from the private sector. Most Ven. Thibatuwave Sri Sumangala Thera said that discipline should be instilled in students while being educated.
He pointed out that the children in the north could be misguided due to lack of discipline and it is the teachers’ duty to make sure that this situation does not arise in the future.
Diyawadana Nilame of the Dalada Maligawa Pradeep Nilanga Dela and Wanni Commander Major General Kamal Gunaratne were amongst those who participated in the occasion.