President Maithripala Sirisena paid tributes to former President late Premadasa by placing flowers at his statute in Hulftsdorp on May 1. He was the Chief Guest at the event.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the late President’s son, Housing and Construction Minister Sajith Premadasa, Hema Premadasa and Premadasa family members paid floral tributes to the statue.
Chief Incumbent of the Sri Kalyana Dharmasamadhi of Udupila, Dompe and Head of the Daham Madura Vipassana Bhawana Centre of Delgoda, the Most Ven. Bandarawela Amithananda Thera delivered a dhamma sermon at the Sucharitha Hall, Colombo 12 as part of the commemoration.
There was an alms-giving to the Maha Sangha yesterday morning at the Gangarama Viharaya in Hunupitiya, Colombo 2.