‘Parisaraya Pujaniyai’ (the Environment is Sacred) program was launched on Tuesday at the sacred temple of tooth relic under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena.
The program is based on a concept of the Chief Minister of Central Province, Sarath Ekanayake. Under this program the important places of the Kandy City will be cleaned.
The President handed over two hand wash equipments to Diyawadana Nilame Pradeep Nilanga Dela, for the use of the devotees visiting the temple of tooth relic. He also visited the Playground in Gatambe.
Ministers Mahinda Amaraweera, S. B. Dissanayake, Deputy Minister Anuradha Jayarathne and the Governor of the Central Province Niluka Ekanayaka also joined the President at this occasion.