Onlanka News – By Janaka Alahapperuma
(Pix By: Nalin Hewapathirana)
President Mahinda Rajapaksa paid a courtesy call on the Chief Incumbent of the Malwaththa Chapter Most Ven. Thibbatuwave Sri Sidhartha Sumangala Mahanayaka thera after observing religious rites at the Sri Dalada Maligawa on 18 February.
Central Province Governor Tikiri Kobbekaduwa, Chief Minister Sarath Ekanayaka, Diyawadana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga Dela and the Chief of Staff President’s Office Gamini Senarath were among those present.
On his visit to Kandy, President Rajapaksa also met the UPFA candidates who contests for the upcoming Provincial Council election, at President’s House Kandy.