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An oil anointing ceremony at Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage

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The traditional oil anointing ceremony was held at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage during an auspicious time to mark the Sinhala and Tamil New Year. Sustainable Development and Wildlife Minister Ravindra Samaraweera and Power and Renewable Energy Minister Ranjith Siyambalapitiya anointed the heads of the pachyderms during the ceremony.

Industry and Commerce Affairs State Minister Champika Premadasa, Parliamentarian Sandith Samarasinghe, Zoological Gardens Director General Dhammika Malsinghe, Deputy Director Renuka Bandaranaike and a large gathering were present.

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