The ceremony to present this award was held under the patronage of the Mahanayake of the Asgiriya Chapter Most Ven. Warakagoda Sri Gnanarathana Thero at the Uposatagaraya of the Asgiriya Maha Viharaya on Oct. 20.
President Maithripala Sirisena who participated at this event extended his best wishes to the Minister Lakshman Kiriella.
The Maha Sangha including the Anunayake of the Malwathu Chapter Most.Ven. Niyangoda Vijithasiri Thero, ministers and MPs participated on this occasion.
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